Michael Best is seeking a Research Assistant to work part-time in our Milwaukee Office. The Research Assistant provides reference support and technical services as a part of the Information & Research Services Team.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Fulfill request for court documents, case law, and articles
Manage distribution lists, route print, and electronic materials to the firm's professionals
Maintain the firm's print collection
Process library mail, check in materials, and review invoices for centralized processing
Provide research and reference support to the Information & Research Services team
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics:
Strong attention to detail
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to thrive in a team environment
Minimum Education and Experience:
1-2 years of experience
Law firm or legal experience is preferred
Will consider current MLS student candidates, or someone with related experience
About Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
Businesses need more from a law firm than skilled advice and representation alone — they need a long-term strategic partner like Michael Best.
Michael Best is a full service firm with more than 230 lawyers nation-wide who provide our clients with the exceptional legal service and business acumen that have defined our firm for generations. Our practice is broadly organized into the following areas, each with its own sub-practices: Banking & Financial Services; Corporate & Transactional; Energy Law; Environmental & Natural Resources; Government Relations & Public Policy; Intellectual Property; Labor & Employment Relations; Litigation; Real Estate; and Tax.
We serve regional, national, and international corporations, as well as municipalities, trade associations, nonprofits, family trusts, and individuals. Our clients range in size from small start-up ventures to global Fortune 500 companies, in many different industries. Michael Best has a long history of serving clients in the consumer and industrial products sectors. As those sectors evolve, our practice has grown to encompass a diverse range of technology and software clients.
Additionally, we have deep experience in a nu...mber of industries that are subject to unique regulatory schemes or rapidly changing market conditions, such as: Agribusiness; Energy; Food & Beverage; Higher Education; and Life Sciences.