Job Details

Legal Review Attorney (LAW FIRM)

New York, NY, United States
  • Employment Type: Direct Hire
Our client, one of the world’s leading law firms, is seeking a Legal Review Attorney to be a part of their New York team. In this role the Attorney will work closely with e-discovery teams, Senior Managers, and case teams to perform document review in connection with discovery, investigations both internal and regulatory, and in preparation for depositions and trial. The ideal candidate will be a JD barred in New York with experience working in a commercial legal environment. Experience using Relativity a plus. Resumes to [email protected].

Overview:
  • The firm's pioneering global business harnesses the firm's key legal and client technology expertise around the world to offer cost-efficient legal products and technology services for clients. A global team of over 350 lawyers, legal analysts and technologists work seamlessly and 24/7 from offices in New York, Belfast, London, Shanghai, Johannesburg, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, and Brisbane.
  • A market leader in the use of technology assisted review. Our clients benefit fully from the enhanced quality and time-saving that leading technology and innovation in delivery can provide, while also saving money; experienced in complex large scale document review, sensitive and time critical investigations and regulatory and consumer claims assessments. Our teams work closely with and provide support to our other practice groups, and we are continually expanding our service offerings. Experts in complex review elements including legal privilege, commercial sensitivity and data protection working across all industry sectors including financial services, energy, retail, TMT, and construction.
  • The New York office, currently focuses on disputes work, including financial services litigation, complex commercial litigation, investigations, and international arbitration.
  • This Attorney will be part of our New York legal team, working closely with Senior Legal Review Attorneys, Senior Managers, Managers, e-discovery teams, and instructing case teams. The primary responsibility of the Legal Review Attorney will be performing document review in connection with discovery, investigations (internal and regulatory), and in preparation for depositions and trial.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Conducting document review, due diligence, or other practice area-specific fee earning work (there will be target average daily chargeable hours)
  • On appropriate projects, as required, working directly with other practice groups in our global network to deliver high quality support to clients and the firms’ legal teams
  • Maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of areas of law relevant to the practice
  • Ensuring compliance with financial disciplines on matters (e.g., daily time recording)
  • Providing any other assistance to the business on client matters and related tasks as required
  • The responsibilities outlined above cannot totally encompass or define all tasks that may be required of the post-holder; the outline of responsibilities given above may, therefore, vary from time to time without materially changing either the character or level of responsibility

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