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Other Attorney in San Francisco, CA

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Company name

Morrison & Foerster LLP.

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type


Practice Area


Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


USA San Francisco, CA

Date Last Verified

Aug 16,2017

Posted on

Jun 17,2017

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Research Analyst Duties: Works as part of a firmwide team to provide substantive research expertise for client work and business development efforts. Participates in project team and ensures client service and satisfaction are attained in all areas of the position. As part of a firmwide research team, provide substantive research expertise to support the firm’s practice areas and business development efforts, including strategic research related to markets, industries, and competitors. Create current awareness tools, newsletters, and alerts for ongoing monitoring of clients, industries, and events. Demonstrate strong writing skills and the ability to distill and present research work product in a concise, professional manner. Proactively and independently assess research requests and ensure that research meets stated and anticipated needs. Ensure that library services are effectively promoted to attorneys and timekeepers. Educate and advise attorneys, paralegals, and staff on sources and strategies for research. Provide assistance in collection development and maintenance and library space utilization. Participate in projects that increase the value of library services to the Firm. Develop project management skills and may lead projects. Track and record billable and non-billable time spent providing research services to library clients according to the Firm’s library billing policy. Close timenotes on a daily basis.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Master’s degree in Library Science or Information Science or equivalent degree such as a JD Degree or an M.B.A. strongly preferred plus 3+ years related experience, or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience. Substantive knowledge of the legal materials and databases used to support the Firm’s practice areas and research needs for client work and for business development efforts. Substantive experience in Intellectual Property and/or Corporate research strongly preferred.

Additional info

ID: 6382

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Morrison & Foerster LLP.
425 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94105