CLOSED. Job Posting: Research Specialist @ Nelson Mullins

Overview

Nelson Mullins is seeking a Research Specialist to join its growing
Research & Information Services (RIS) team to provide legal and
non-legal research services and analysis across a range of practice
areas.  This position is eligible for a hybrid or fully remote work
arrangement, based on location.  We welcome applicants nationwide, but
preference will be given to candidates able to provide support for our
West coast offices past 5:30 PM ET.

A Day in the Life

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, a
commitment to providing high-quality work product, and customer-oriented
service as well as the ability to work cooperatively with the full RIS
team to accomplish the following:

         * Provide accurate research and reference assistance to attorneys in
all practice areas in a timely and cost-effective manner.
        * Analyze and communicate findings in a clear and concise manner
        * Serve as a Research Specialist liaison to a number of practice teams
        * Monitor current industry and legal developments for the practice
teams and inform attorneys of important events through appropriate means

        * Critically evaluate and recommend legal and business information
resources
        * Stay abreast of developing technologies and issues impacting law
firms and information providers.
        * Utilize a centralized workflow tool to provide expert research and
consultative services to attorneys and staff.
        * Provide support on other projects or duties as assigned.

We Know You

To be considered for this role you must have a Master’s Degree in
Library/Information Services and/or a J.D. Degree and at least 4 years
of experiences conducting research within a large law firm. You must
have the ability to conduct research on a variety of legal and business
topics. This position will require extensive use of research tools that
include Bloomberg Law, Westlaw Edge and Lexis Plus.

In addition, expert level attention to detail and organization skills
will be a necessity to carry out the responsibility of this job in a
professional manner. You must be able to work in a fast-paced
environment with tight deadlines and the ability to deal with
unscheduled events that may require changing priorities with little
notice. In this role you must be able to collaborate with attorneys,
paralegals, law clerks, and administrative assistants while managing the
various personalities and expectations.

To apply online:

https://careers-nelsonmullins.icims.com/jobs/3057/research-specialist/job

Job: Metadata Services Librarian at Wise Law Library

The University of Colorado Law School’s William A. Wise Law Library is seeking an innovative, enthusiastic, and service-driven individual to serve as the Metadata Librarian to oversee metadata creation and provide access to the library’s diverse collection of materials. The Metadata Librarian is responsible for managing catalog metadata, including production and quality assurance; analyzing and executing bibliographic record loads into the catalog; overseeing authority control processing; monitoring and managing outsourced contract cataloging; and supervising the Metadata Services Assistant. The Metadata Librarian also collaborates on digital projects by creating, implementing, and maintaining digital metadata policies and procedures.
If you’re interested, or know someone who might be, please check out the job posting (and apply) here.

Job Posting: Research Librarian @ Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP, an AmLaw 200 Law Firm with 12 offices and 250+ attorneys, seeks a Reference Librarian/Research Analyst to join our Library research team, ideally to be based out of our Las Vegas Office. We would also consider a strong candidate who is based out of our Denver office or another Brownstein office location, with a possible option for a fully remote or hybrid work model. This position works with other members of the Library Services Department to meet the information needs of attorneys and staff in all office locations, and reports to the Library Director.

For more information, click here.

Job Posting: Instructional Services Librarian @ Colorado Law

The University of Colorado law library is seeking a librarian with a strong interest in teaching to fill the role of Instructional Services and Research Librarian.  In this position, the librarian is required to provide formal classroom instruction, teach legal research to first year law students, participate in applying instructional design to the law library’s course offerings, and offer instruction in other settings such as clinical programs and in doctrinal classes.  For more information, the complete position description and application instructions are available here

Job Posting: National Indian Law Library

The National Indian Law Library at the Native American Rights Fund is hiring a Law Librarian. See our website for the vacancy announcement and job description: https://www.narf.org/contact-us/join-team/.

Location: Native American Rights Fund, Boulder, CO

Closing Date: open until filled, with preference given to those applications received before October 8, 2021


The Native American Rights Fund is a non-profit national Indian legal services organization representing Indian tribes, organizations, and individuals in Indian law matters of major significance. NARF’s main office is in Boulder, Colorado, with additional offices in Washington, D.C., and Anchorage, Alaska.

NARF is looking for a full time experienced Law Librarian responsible for providing general library services that support the mission of the National Indian Law Library (NILL), which includes supporting the legal work of NARF and the Indian law information needs of the general public. This position may be temporarily remote until
conditions are safe to return to work at the Boulder, Colorado office. NARF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Required Qualifications: MLS/MLIS (or equivalent) and at least five years of experience in a law library or a JD. Knowledge of Indian law and Indian law resources and knowledge of digital publishing, digitization, and website content editing are preferred. American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians are encouraged to apply. For full position description and qualifications, see our website: https://www.narf.org/contact-us/join-team/.


The salary range is $75,508.00 to $97,846.00 depending on experience and qualifications. Generous benefits package includes: health, dental, and vision insurance, 15 days of paid annual leave, 8 hours of paid sick leave per month, 6 weeks of paid parental leave and medical/disability leave within a rolling twelve-month period, 3% employer contribution to employee 401k plan after one year of service, group life insurance, accident insurance, and short-term and long term disability insurance.

Application Procedure: Submit by email: a cover letter and resume to: Anne Lucke, Library Director, Native American Rights Fund, 1506 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302, nill@narf.org.

Job Posting: Law Librarian/Research Analyst – Robert Reich, Denver, CO

Job posting details:

URL: https://apply.workable.com/r2d2/j/FC4E187F20/


Description:We are an early-stage software company with a focus on Governance, Risk, and Compliance and we are looking for a freelance tech-savvy law professional to help with a research project.

Requirements:

  • Thorough understanding of legislative documents: Bills, Statutes, Codes, and Registers
  • Thorough understanding of Bluebook citations for the US and other international standards
  • 3 + years of Law Liberian experience
  • 2+ years of legal research
  • Knowledge of the legal XSD Akoma Ntoso is a big plus (http://docs.oasis-open.org/legaldocml/ns/akn/3.0)
  • Passion for reading and finding patterns in Bills, Statutes, Codes, and Registers
  • Provide in-depth as well as a quick reference to our engineering teams about legislative documents
  • Participate in stand-ups and vendor calls
  • Software development exposure of any kind is a plus