Madison, Milwaukee, Waukesha, Salt Lake City, Raleigh; Information & Research Services Specialist, Michael Best & Friedrich

Michael Best & Friedrich has an opportunity in the Madison, Milwaukee, Raleigh, Salt Lake City, or Waukesha office for an Information & Research Services Specialist. The Information & Research Services Specialist provides both legal and non-legal research and reference services for attorneys, clients, and staff. Research will focus on, but is not limited to, litigation, patent, business and market intelligence for the Litigation, Intellectual Property, Transactional and Labor & Employment practice groups.

•Provide competitive, business and market intelligence research and analysis
•Develop and promote a knowledge management culture
•Conduct legal research and synthesize information for attorneys, management, business development and others as requested
•Track legislation, litigation, and patent applications
•Perform citation checks and detailed case law research
•Other special projects for the department
•Provide training for attorneys and staff on legal research platforms

Education and Experience:
•At least 2 years of professional library experience, preferably in a law library
•Master’s degree in Library and Information Studies from an ALA accredited graduate program is required