3 months ago
About the role
Role Purpose: Fee earning work for clients combining technical expertise with knowledge of contentious legal matter procedure.
Provide support for business areas covered by CMS Evidence.
Key internal relationships: Product Owner(s) of CMS Evidence, BD, Partners, Fee Earners, IT, Suppliers, Finance.
Provide case specific technical support in a litigation document hosting environment
Responsible for evidence handling, analysis and data loading at a matter level
Provide first level support for CMS Evidence users
Provide matter specific training to internal and external CMS Evidence users
Manage matter setup and monthly billing
Prior law firm, in house legal department or litigation technology company experience working with contentious matters that include document disclosure exercises.
Demonstrable skills with some or all of the following technology platforms: AccessData FTK / Summation Pro; Relativity; other litigation technology platforms including Ringtail, Recommind, Kroll Ontrack Inview, Lextranet.
Strong MS Excel skills and experience with various data manipulation tools to create custom formatted files.
General database skills useful, SQL skills very useful but not essential.
General IT troubleshooting experience.
Completed LPC is desirable but not essential.
CMS is an international organisation with market leading businesses throughout Europe, The Middle East, Asia and beyond.
CMS, Nabarro and Olswang have recently combined to create a truly modern, ambitious, sector driven and technology focused firm for the future. Together we are the 6th largest UK law firm (by UK revenue) and the 6th largest law firm globally (by headcount) with outstanding global reach: serving 39 countries across 70 offices.
All 3 firms have very similar values running through them which will ring true after the combination. We work hard to be a truly client-focused law firm. That means not just understanding the unique challenges of every market sector, but also providing a service that’s tailored to the needs of each client. Our partners are hands-on and work hard to get closer to clients with everything from joint training initiatives and advice surgeries to visits and social events. What’s more, our teams have the ideal balance of personality and industry expertise to suit the varied needs of our clients.
We welcome and promote diversity among our staff and we are committed to a policy of equal opportunity in all aspects of employment practice.
If you are interested, please apply online.
Alternatively, contact Claire Keen, Recruitment Advisor, with any queries.