Legal Research Analyst

  • Company: Adecco
  • Posted: January 06, 2017
  • Reference ID: 514737599
Adecco Group, a world leader in recruitment of office and finance professionals, is seeking a
Legal Research Analyst in Eagan MN our client, a global leader of intelligent information, trusted insights and analytics.

Duration: 2 months +
Pay rate: depending upon experience

Senior Legal Research Analyst is primarily responsible for analyzing legal information in Westlaw and working with Product Management to determine how to better leverage that information for legal researchers.

Key Responsibilities

Identifying relationships among legal information sets
Conducting significant core legal research to identify critical legal authority on specific issues
Making fine-grain, qualitative judgments of legal content
Monitoring performance of new products and enhancements through testing and grading evaluations Collaborating with team members and internal stakeholders to better leverage key legal research information

Qualifications, Experience, Knowledge and Skills required

Admission to a state bar required 3+ years of legal experience
Significant litigation experience, including handling own cases; or Experience in transactional work such as negotiating, drafting and reviewing contracts, licensing agreements, and related legal documents
Strong legal research skills with experience using Westlaw and/or other online legal research tools
Ability to interpret, analyze, organize, and express complex legal material quickly and accurately
Ability to effectively handle and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously in a quickly changing environment
Ability to work independently, consistently meet deadlines, and achieve individual objectives within larger team projects
Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills, including conscientiousness, flexibility, dependability, and the ability to work effectively with personnel at all levels of the client company
Strong computer proficiency including applications such as Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe, Westlaw - a plus.

How to Apply:

To be considered for this position, use the "apply now" button to submit your resume/CV.
If you have questions, please contact Patti Landay at

Important information: This position is being recruited for by Adecco's National Accounts Group, not your local Adecco Branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the "apply now" button to submit your resume.

Adecco Group is a Fortune Global 500 company and the global leader in HR services. Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world. We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career. Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions.

Adecco Group offers benefits including Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans and Service/Anniversary Bonus opportunities. Adecco Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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