Director of Case Management & eDiscovery

POSITION: Director of Case Management & eDiscovery

ORGANIZATION: National Law Firm 

LOCATION: New York, NY

BENEFITS: Base salary up to $190K, bonus structure, Medical and Dental Coverage; PTO; great 401K match; desirable location in Manhattan, rated top law firm to work for, excellent firm culture and perks, plus more!

SUMMARY: Reputable Law Firm in New York City is looking for an experienced Commercial Litigation Case Management professional ready to take the next step in their career. The ideal candidate will have supervisory experience and be well versed in the eDiscovery and trial process.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage the firm’s growing team of Case Managers and Senior Case Managers 

  • Serve as primary point of contact for eDiscovery needs across the firm, logistical, technical, and legal

  • Serve as primary point of contact for vendors

  • Present firm attorneys and case managers with new information and regulations related to eDiscovery

  • Work closely with case managers to ensure litigation needs are met

  • Coordinate third-party/contract workers involved in litigation projects, such as document review

  • Remain current in trends in litigation support, and actively implement current best practices

  • Report to firm’s Managing Attorney and provide recommendations to streamline processes where fit

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3+ years of Litigation and eDiscovery experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree required; JD preferred 

  • eDiscovery certification highly desirable

  • Experience working with commercial litigation, securities/regulatory litigation, and criminal defense

  • Dedication to firm values and mission

  • Ability to take initiative and to lead a team

  • Resourcefulness and ability to troubleshoot technical issues