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Michael Best - Information & Research Services Specialist

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Information & Research Services Specialist

Michael Best & Friedrich has an opportunity in the Milwaukee office for an Information & Research Services Specialist. The Information & Research Services Specialist provides both legal and non-legal research and reference services for attorneys, clients, and staff.  Research will focus on, but is not limited to, litigation, patent, business and market intelligence for the Litigation, Intellectual Property, Transactional and Labor & Employment practice groups.
  • Provide competitive, business and market intelligence research and analysis
  • Develop and promote a knowledge management culture
  • Conduct legal research and synthesize information for attorneys, management, business development and others as requested
  • Track legislation, litigation, and patent applications
  • Perform citation checks and detailed case law research
  • Other special projects for the department
  • Provide training for attorneys and staff on legal research platforms
Education and Experience:
  • At least 2 years of professional library experience, preferably in a law library
  • Master's degree in Library and Information Studies from an ALA accredited graduate program is required
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Michael Best is a full-service firm with more than 220 lawyers who provide clients with the exceptional legal service and business acumen that have defined our firm for generations. Our practice is broadly organized into the following areas: Banking & Financial Services, Corporate & Transactional, Energy Law, Environmental & Natural Resources, Government Relations & Public Policy, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment Relations, Litigation, Real Estate, and Tax. Michael Best has a long history of serving clients in the consumer and industrial products sectors. As those sectors evolve, our practice has grown to encompass a diverse range of technology and software clients. We have deep experience in a number of industries that are subject to unique regulatory schemes or rapidly changing market conditions, such as: Agribusiness, Energy, Food & Beverage, Higher Education, and Life Sciences.
Michael Best is steadfastly committed to providing equal employment opportunity and maintaining a workplace for employees and applicants for employment that is free from discrimination based upon age, race, religion, color, disability, marital status, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
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