A prestigious global law firm.
An interesting role has arisen for an Information Governance Attorney to join the firm's dynamic in house global Technology team, based either in London or Manchester.
This role will involve managing the preservation, collection, processing, review and production of documents and electronically stored information, including development of procedures and technologies for a streamlined, cost-effective electronic discovery/disclosure program for matters involving the firm as a party or custodian.
You will work with client-facing attorneys responding to discovery requests served on the firm, including preparing custodians of records and other witnesses and attending discovery conferences.
Additionally you will provide internal pre-litigation and litigation data management and provide responses to protective orders and agreements with other parties, as well as at the end of applicable retention periods.
You will also advise on security and privacy issues, including assisting with the evaluation of new applications and services.
Your team will be international including those based in London and the US.
A qualified lawyer who has ideally completed additional coursework in technology-related fields with several years of experience in client-facing practice
You will have knowledge of the concepts, principles, management, and processing of electronically stored information (ESI) as they relate to legal matters, including the use of various ESI management and review tools and applications and of security laws, including breach notification laws.
In return you will find not only an outstanding job opportunity and welcoming environment, but also a generous total compensation package with bonuses awarded in recognition of both individual and firm performance.
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.