Job Details

Other Attorney in New York City, NY

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Company name

Kirkland & Ellis LLP.

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Other

Years of Experience

2-3 yrs required

Location

USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 11,2017

Posted on

Jun 28,2017

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Profile

Conflicts Analyst Duties: Works closely with attorneys and members of the Business Intake and Conflicts Department around the globe to identify possible conflicts of interest with incoming new matters and new employees. Researching and analyzing complex issues, this job will offer you a global perspective on important business relationships that impact the partnership on a daily basis and will require critical thinking, strong judgment and decision-making skills. Perform research and data analysis, and would like to put your strong written and oral communication skills to good use. Understand and perform the analysis and research process on all conflict searches. Verify that all searching is complete, consistent, and accurate and that all Firm conflicts procedures have been followed. Create a well-organized written analysis for attorneys. Process requests for conflicts searches, perform necessary research, and complete business intake forms. Follow up on conflict issues with department colleagues and attorneys, when necessary. Collaborate with team members on conflicts searches and projects, with attention to deadlines and time-sensitive issues. Contribute to process, procedure, and technology improvements in order to reduce risk and improve efficiency. Assist in the development and training of other Conflicts Analysts. Be available for overtime during evening hours and weekends. Conduct special projects as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s degree or JD Degree is preferred. Conflicts-related training will be provided. 2-3 years of experience in risk, research, reference library work, conflicts searching, or related experience is preferred. A desire to work in a flexible environment with an ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities is a must. Must interact well with people at all levels with a high degree of accuracy, confidentiality, and professionalism.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Kirkland & Ellis LLP.
601 Lexington Avenue
New York City, NY 10022