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Research & Knowledge Analyst - LAC Group

  • 17 Dec 2018 1:10 PM
    Message # 6963077

    Position Title

    Research & Knowledge Analyst - LAC Group

    Position Description

    LAC Group is seeking a Research & Knowledge Analyst to join a prominent law firm’s Washington, D.C. office. The Research & Knowledge Analyst will play an integral role in helping the firm provide high-quality research and knowledge management and works on an alternating schedule. This is a full-time position offering competitive salary and benefits in a collaborative environment.


    • Responsible for researching and providing information, analysis and expertise to attorneys and staff in all practice areas of the firm. 
    • Analyzes legal, corporate and general resources and communicates findings in a clear and concise manner. 
    • Helps plan and implement department outreach, training and orientation programs. 
    • Assists with the evaluation and recommendation of new information resources. 
    • Supports research and Knowledge Management initiatives for firm attorneys and staff across the globe, incorporating new technology. 
    • Performs ready reference and in-depth research on legal, corporate and other topics using online and print resources. 
    • Distills research results into clear and concise reports of findings. 
    • Creates and maintains new business alert services that identify matters of interest to existing and potential clients. 
    • Creates and maintains current awareness alert services. 
    • Works independently and with the Knowledge Strategy (KS) team and selected practice areas to choose, collect, organize, maintain, and update content for practice area websites and databases. 
    • Provides attorneys with access to and encourages the effective use of internal and external knowledge resources. 
    • Disseminates knowledge resources via firm-wide intranet and databases to attorneys. 
    • Collaborates with practice group leaders and other attorneys to design effective KS websites and databases. 
    • Establishes relationships with attorneys to promote awareness of KS initiatives and to solicit their participation. 
    • Uses workflow software for the distribution and recording of research requests. 

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Master's Degree in Library Science or equivalent experience (minimum of eight years) and Minimum of two years research experience in a law firm or corporate library.
    • Expertise in using computer-based research tools including but not limited to: Lexis, Westlaw, Bloomberg, Intelligize, Securities Mosaic, Practical Law, Fastcase, PLI, Capital IQ, Deal Point Data.
    • Advanced knowledge of relevant firm computer software programs (e.g., Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint), with the ability to learn new software and operating systems.
    • Proven ability in using web page editors.
    • Ability to handle multiple projects and shifting priorities.

    Application Process



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