Knowledge Management Attorney (Legal)
Katten is a firm of first choice for clients seeking sophisticated, high-value legal services in the United States and abroad. Our nationally recognized practices include corporate, financial services, litigation, real estate, environmental, commercial finance, insolvency and restructuring, intellectual property, and trusts and estates. Our more than 650 attorneys serve public and private companies, including a third of the Fortune 100, as well as a number of government and nonprofit organizations and individuals. We provide full-service legal advice from locations across the United States and in London and Shanghai.
Knowledge Management Attorney - Commercial Finance
The Knowledge Management Attorney supports the Commercial Finance Department in developing, implementing and maintaining a knowledge management strategy and to increase efficiencies and optimize client service delivery within the practice. The Knowledge Management Attorney manages the Department's collection, retention and organization of client-specific and deal-specific information, forms and precedents, research materials and other practice group Knowledge Management resources. In collaboration with other Department attorneys, the Knowledge Management Attorney develops and coordinates the delivery of substantive and specialized training to Department attorneys and clients. Provides market and competitive intelligence and tracks relevant legal and business developments. Performs other duties related to Knowledge Management and practice development as requested by the Department Head and identified partners. This position collaborates across offices, practice groups, and infrastructure departments, including Marketing and Business Development, Practice Management, Library Services, Innovation, Information Technology and other various administrative and operational functional teams, to successfully execute knowledge management initiatives. The Knowledge Management Attorney maintains professionalism and strict confidentiality in all client and Firm matters. This is a Non-Practicing position.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to, the following. Other duties may be requested and/or assigned. Essential functions are primary job duties that an individual must be able to perform successfully with or without a reasonable accommodation. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Training and On-Boarding
Business Development and Client Initiatives
This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities, however, has the authority to delegate work within the Department relating to tasks/projects.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
We offer an outstanding benefit package which includes: medical/dental/vision, 401k with employer contribution; transportation fringe benefit program; back-up care option; generous paid time off policy; and long-term and short-term disability policies.
Katten is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA-M/F/SO/Disability/Veteran.See Job Description