This is an award winning city law firm who has built solid relationships with clients across the public and private sectors. In this role, you will benefit from a supportive team and very diverse workforce, whilst getting professional exposure to large projects and clients who operate globally.
To provide the highest quality of service together with relevant, innovative technology enabling the legal teams to provide the service external clients require from a law firm at the forefront of technical innovation.
Department Strategic Value and Objectives:
The Technology team exists to support the firm in operating its business. The Technology team and Technology Systems are fundamental to the firm's business and must support the firm in achieving its strategic objectives: but the Technology Systems, and in particular the Technology Department, also must reflect the way the firm wishes to be seen by clients and other third parties and wishes to treat all its staff.
Within the wider Technology group, the mission of this team is to transform the process of law using innovative technology. We are building services that allow our lawyers to work more efficiently. The goal is to build one of the best legal tech practices in the world.
The eDisclosure / eData team, part of the Technology Team, is partnered with other departments: Dispute Resolution, Competition, Employment and Commercial, Technology and IP, supports tasks pre, during and post the disclosure processes (including advisory and technical working) on a variety of complex matters.
In this role, you will support eDisclosure queries and general technology related questions with the role reporting to the EDisclosure / eData Manager and work part of the EDisclosure / eData
? Answering simple technical questions and completing some technical work;
? Engagement with the legal team/clients working with the eDisclosure / eData
Executive or Senior Executive to plan the project accordingly;
? Engagement with eDisclosure providers and project planning; and
? Providing communication support between the legal team/clients and eDisclosure providers, helping to prevent errors and ensure clarity, precision, and mutual understanding.
? Development of technical skills across all technology platforms;
? Review of training and creation and delivery of new sessions on a variety of eDisclosure and/or technology issues for individuals, groups of individuals, matter teams or the department as a whole; and
? Supporting the creation of template documents, letters and knowhow.
? 1/2 years of use or knowledge of review platforms including Relativity, Axcelerate, Nuix Discover, Everlaw or DISCO;
? Professional and consultative experience during the eDiscovery lifecycle or within legal operational support;
? Good understanding of how to manipulate data;
? Good working knowledge of Data Management and the implications of GDPR; and
? Experience of working in a consultancy, law firm or professional services firm.