Provides reference services to attorneys and staff in all locations
Performs in-depth research, using appropriate sources and analyzing results for presentation to the user
Performs complex research assignments, drawing upon extensive subject matter expertise in the firm’s areas of practice
Trains attorneys and staff in research techniques and use of library materials and resources
Provides synthesis and analysis of complex or in-depth research
Teaches legal/business research, particularly effective use of online databases and knowledge management tools to attorneys and staff, using the most up-to-date educational methods and presentation techniques
Conducts orientation of attorneys and staff in use and resources of the Library
Develops and implements outreach activities for various resources, including Knowledge Management or Library initiatives
Evaluates new electronic resources and provides feedback to the Library’s Trials & Migrations team
Manages projects as assigned by the Senior Manager of Library Services, which leverages the services and resources of the Library and support the knowledge management activities of the firm
MLS required; other graduate degrees which emphasize legal or financial research are strongly desired, such as a J.D. or an M.B.A.
More than 5 years research experience in a law firm, corporate, or academic law library
Advanced online research skills and knowledge of both electronic and print legal and business resources
Demonstrated proficiency in technologies used in a professional services environment
Internal Number: 1860
About Ropes & Gray LLP
About Ropes & Gray
Ropes & Gray LLP is a preeminent global law firm focused on providing the highest-quality advice on our clients’ critical legal and business issues. Our global team of 2,500 talented professionals regularly helps clients meet high-stakes challenges, solve complex problems and achieve key goals. These colleagues work together across a global office network that includes offices in Boston, Chicago, Hong Kong, London, New York, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, Tokyo and Washington, D.C.
We are a contemporary firm that can bring more than 150 years of legal and institutional history to bear on the challenges clients face in today’s global, 24/7 business environment. Our collaborative approach gives our clients—which include many of the world’s most respected companies and institutions—ready access to leading corporate, litigation, transactional and regulatory lawyers whose knowledge and experience span industries and geographies.
With an international presence, we focus primarily on the asset management, technology, life sciences, health care and real estate industries. Our clients include global industry leaders, financial institutions, inve...stment firms, private equity firms, hospitals and health care organizations, educational institutions and individuals.
We have consistently been recognized for our leading practices in many areas, including private equity, M&A, life sciences, health care, finance, investment management, hedge funds, tax, real estate, intellectual property, business and securities litigation, government enforcement, antitrust, and privacy and data security.
Ropes & Gray is an equal opportunity employer.