Litigation Support Analyst
Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, a national law firm, currently has an excellent full-time employment opportunity for a Litigation Support Analyst. We offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package.
The Litigation Support Analyst provides project leadership including advice/counsel to case teams regarding all technical and eDiscovery aspects of the case. This position works with clients, in-house counsel and other IT managers, to design e-discovery strategies and collect data.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Apply system analysis techniques to consult with users to determine functional specifications for projects.
Design and develop electronic discovery databases as well as document, analyze, test and modify software based on user specifications.
Working knowledge of litigation support software packages. The following are a plus: Relativity, LexisNexis LAW, Sanction, CaseMap, West Case Notebook and X1 Social Discovery.
Proficient with email systems utilities (import, export), Encase/FTK, Adobe automation, encryption techniques, and mobile applications.
Working knowledge of identification, preservation and collection best practices. Forensic experience is a plus.
Provides needs based and planned training to attorneys and staff.
Consult and support attorneys before and during trial using the latest trial technology including courtroom setup.
Assist in the development and implementation of eDiscovery protocols and best practices.
Design and implement new internal policies and procedures for litigation support.
Perform hardware and software installations as needed.
Entire time for billable work on active matters.
Other projects as directed by the Director of Litigation Support.
Qualifications and Prior Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems or similar field preferred.
Minimum three (3) years of litigation support or equivalent experience required.
Complete knowledge of EDRM and eDiscovery lifecycle.
Must possess excellent leadership, organizational, oral and written communication skills.
Advanced understanding of the entire litigation support process.
Superior attention to detail, problem solving capabilities and multitasking skills.
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality of the firm's internal and personnel affairs.
Three/five years complex litigation support experience using database and litigation support related applications including a working knowledge of Relativity or similar eDiscovery platform and LAW or similar processing software.
Solid project management skills, including ability to adequately manage assigned projects within time and budget constraints.
As an EEO/AA employer, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran or disability status or any other factor prohibited by law.