Top Contract Attorney Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Contract Attorney. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Contract Attorney resumes they appeared on. For example, 12.6% of Contract Attorney resumes contained E-Discovery as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Contract Attorney actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Contract Attorney resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. E-Discovery

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Here's how E-Discovery is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Project utilized relativity e-discovery software.
  • Reviewed hundreds of thousands of documents using the Relativity e-discovery platform, distinguishing the few relevant document from the many irrelevant.
  • Conducted e-discovery across multiple languages on behalf of a major, international pharmaceutical client following a complicated protocol of review.
  • Major document review assignment related to FTC request Reviewed documents for responsiveness and privilege E-discovery for large class action suits
  • Conducted e-discovery review of complex documents for responsiveness and privilege on a large-scale project representing a global energy company.
  • Conducted research on relevancy, responsiveness, confidentiality, privileged using Relativity e-discovery software meeting client deadlines and requirements.
  • Analyze and classify key documents and other relevant data through e-discovery and document review projects in complex civil litigation.
  • Performed e-Discovery in response to a subpoena issued by a U.S. Senate Committee concerning mortgage-backed securities and bankruptcy issues.
  • Use Relativity an e-discovery platform to assist with an antitrust litigation by accurately reviewing documents and identifying pertinent issues.
  • Conduct e-discovery on a variety of complex litigation cases related to antitrust, environmental regulations, and corporate contracts.
  • Conducted e-discovery using third party review technology to extract and analyze documents for privileged and responsive information.
  • Utilized e-discovery systems to review large volumes of confidential documents for relevancy, privilege, and subject matter
  • Gained familiarity with e-discovery processes and with the product cycle and potential legal pitfalls of pharmaceutical development.
  • Contract lawyer handling e-discovery matters related to major national product liability matter and a major investment disputes.
  • Work with other Attorneys performing e-Discovery, reviewing documents for relevance to subpoenas in complex corporate litigation
  • Worked on e-discovery litigation project for large international law firm involving products liability class action cases.
  • Conducted electronic discovery review for fraud in the inducement suit using Relativity, an e-discovery software.
  • Reviewed documents for relevance and privilege (attorney-client and work product) using Relativity e-discovery software.
  • Used Relativity e-Discovery platform to review documents for responsiveness, confidentiality, and subject matter category.
  • Worked on e-discovery/document review projects on a temporary contract basis, including Spanish language reviews.

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2. Privilege Log

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Here's how Privilege Log is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Determined whether to withhold documents from production based on privileged contents and authored privilege logs in compliance with regulatory adjudication procedures.
  • Reviewed document in Korean and English for responsiveness and created privilege log on Relativity regarding an international real estate transaction.
  • Completed Large Scale Electronic Document Review for Defense of Securities Derivative Action including Review for Privilege and Privilege Logging.
  • Reviewed documents for relevance and privilege in a Residential Mortgage-Backed Security litigation using Relativity and created privilege logs
  • Conducted electronic review for responsiveness and privilege and generated privilege log for Department of Justice second request.
  • Examined documents for privilege and entered qualifying information into a Privilege log utilizing Relativity and Stratify databases.
  • Reviewed privileged documents and created privilege log using Relativity software program for large merger and acquisition transaction.
  • Privilege log preparation and review of third-party subpoenaed documents over which a financial services company shared joint privilege
  • Identified and cataloged attorney-client and work product documents for both Multi-District Litigation and SEC privilege logs.
  • Second request antitrust review for telecommunications merger with heavy emphasis on privilege review and privilege log.
  • Reviewed documents for responsiveness, quality control management, created and prepared an extensive privilege log.
  • Performed confidential information redaction and privilege log lines in preparation for production of documents.
  • Reviewed documents for attorney client and/or attorney work product privilege and prepared privilege log.
  • Developed legal arguments for attorney-client privileged communications and attorney-work product for privilege log disclosure.
  • Demonstrated command of legal privilege by preparing work-product and attorney-client legal privilege logs.
  • Analyzed documents for attorney-client privilege and privilege log in large intellectual property litigation.
  • Assisted with review of privileged correspondence in preparation of privilege logs and depositions.
  • Drafted privilege logs and reviewed documents in defense of software copyright/ trade-secret dispute.
  • Performed 2nd level quality control by spot-checking privilege log for completeness and accuracy.
  • Reviewed documents for privilege, confidentiality, responsiveness and created privilege log.

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4. Relevant Documents

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Here's how Relevant Documents is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Performed quality control measures and reviewed studies and various attorney documents to assist trial counsel with identifying and disclosing relevant documents.
  • Reviewed heavy volume of documents for large broadband and telecommunications company thereby streamlining firm's relevant documents for trial.
  • Determined and identified relevant documents pertaining to the key elements in complex cases or requested by federal regulatory agencies.
  • Matched relevant documents with applicable request for production and provided legal analysis of discovery in preparation for deposition.
  • Produced relevant documents for litigation by examining documents and redacting documents for non- applicability and privilege
  • Searched production for relevant documents, and drafted memorandum providing information included in expert reports.
  • Developed and implemented a system of categorization of relevant documents for use in litigation.
  • Identified relevant documents tied to specifications and different types of privilege.
  • Compiled key information from relevant documents to create deposition preparation summaries.
  • Identify and isolate relevant documents/ communications and filter for privilege.
  • Examined client documents and client correspondence to identify relevant documents.
  • Summarized relevant documents in preparation of memos and briefs.
  • Identify relevant documents and flag potentially critical evidence.
  • Coded relevant documents to correspond to discovery requests.
  • Analyzed contracts and other relevant documents for privilege.
  • Redacted sensitive information from relevant documents.
  • Drafted deeds, offers to purchase, and other relevant documents for the sale, and acquisition of real estate.
  • Reviewed files to ensure that only relevant documents were produced and that all privileged items were separated from the files.
  • Reviewed and identified relevant documents for production in a second request by the antitrust division of the Department of Justice.
  • Aided attorneys in the process of selecting, translating, and creating summaries of relevant documents to the case.

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5. Counsel

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Here's how Counsel is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Advised and assisted senior counsel in preparation for key management depositions and developed lines of Questioning for depositions and trials.
  • Evaluate and review opposing counsel's produced materials with respect to redaction necessity, confidentiality, general relevance and privilege.
  • Reviewed commercial and intellectual property contracts to determine liability and complied findings into a summary for the General Counsel.
  • Work with clients and opposing counsel concerning discovery responses, coordinated depositions and settlement conferences.
  • Evaluate documentation during discovery process to determine whether those documents mandate production to opposing counsel.
  • Monitored litigation activity, corresponded with outside counsel, and met with internal business leaders.
  • Conducted second-level review for quality control and created privilege logs for production to opposing counsel.
  • Reviewed opposing counsel's production response and identified key documents to assist deposition preparation.
  • Researched outside counsel for engagement on securities, antitrust and other financial litigation cases.
  • Gained hands-on experience in business litigation and provided general counsel for local area businesses.
  • Identified key witnesses and associated documents to assist outside counsel in preparing for depositions.
  • Assisted with analysis of final document productions for accuracy before submission to opposing counsel.
  • Registered federal trademarks, analyzed licensing contracts, and drafted correspondence to opposing counsel.
  • Provided counsel regarding security data breach incidents and notice requirements per state law.
  • Prepare legal memorandum for General counsel regarding IP landscape according to Company direction.
  • Worked with counsel in various jurisdictions for company incorporation and other corporate formations.
  • Negotiate Loan Modification agreements and foreclosure alternatives with borrowers and counsel at mediation.
  • Establish and manage international IP portfolio, including determining appropriate national counsel.
  • Handled document review on complex litigation matter through Special Counsel temporary placement.
  • Contacted opposing counsel and defendants to follow-up on settlement questions and/or concerns.

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6. Civil Litigation

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Here's how Civil Litigation is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Review Japanese documents collected in the civil litigation and anti-trust government investigation to determine the relevancy, significance and confidentiality.
  • Performed document review related to civil litigation involving intellectual property rights pertaining to the design and operation of medical technology.
  • Reviewed, organized and summarized evidence in complex civil litigation matters and assisted in preparation for summary judgment argument.
  • Worked on several high-volume litigation cases including insurance policy disputes, patent infringement, and fortune five-hundred company civil litigation
  • Assisted in providing foreclosure defense where civil litigation was pending against lending institutions for violations of federal law.
  • Ensured favorable outcomes representing several clients on a pro bono basis in civil litigation and business formation matters.
  • Coordinated, managed, reviewed and analyzed complex document productions in preparation for civil litigation and government investigations.
  • Reviewed and analyzed documents for privilege and responsiveness in connection with antitrust investigations and complex civil litigation.
  • Identified & analyzed documents for production in complex civil litigation & regulatory matters for securities industry.
  • Performed fact research regarding marketing materials for potential defendants in preparation for civil litigation.
  • General Civil Litigation, Employment Discrimination Litigation & Consultation, and Workers' Compensation.
  • Indexed, reviewed and coded documents for relevancy issues regarding a civil litigation case
  • Analyzed complex financial and business documents in large-scale, complex civil litigation.
  • Represented individuals and commercial entities in mediation of civil litigation claims.
  • Drafted civil litigation motions and oppositions including opposing numerous Anti-Slapp motions.
  • Performed relevance and privilege document review in connection with civil litigation.
  • Defended and took depositions in insurance defense and civil litigation matters.
  • Represented myriad attorneys in various aspects of civil litigation cases.
  • Provided support for environmental contamination, and civil litigation issues.
  • Review and classification of electronic document collections for civil litigation.

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7. Class Action Lawsuit

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Here's how Class Action Lawsuit is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Analyzed and evaluated class action lawsuit claims to determine compliance with settlement agreements; reviewed voluminous documents and prepared data summaries.
  • Performed first level and privilege review of electronic discovery documents for investment management company in class action lawsuit filed by investors.
  • Reviewed documents to determine responsiveness, issues, privilege, and confidentiality using Relativity software in a class action lawsuit.
  • Reviewed and prepared relevant trial material for class action lawsuit involving major medical insurance company and received excellent work reviews.
  • Reviewed discovery documents for responsiveness, and privilege in anticipation of class action lawsuit over pharmaceutical side effects.
  • Contract / Limited Duration Position Provided specialized legal support for multiple departments dealing in class action lawsuits.
  • Reviewed documents for relevance and privilege for a proposed class action lawsuit relating to structured settlements.
  • Document review using Summation in defense of major insurance provider for a potential class action lawsuit
  • Designed process to collect data needed for defeating typicality in threatened class action lawsuit.
  • Assessed discovery documents for an anti-trust class action lawsuit involving privilege and confidentiality.
  • Reviewed discovery for a class action lawsuit alleging employment discrimination.
  • Review documents for relevancy in an environmental class action lawsuit.
  • Conducted discovery in a Product Liability class action lawsuit.
  • Interviewed expert and fact witnesses, drafted complaints and other documents for antitrust, insurance, and other class action lawsuits.
  • Represented hundreds of policyholders, reviewing insurance claims and arbitrating claims through appeal in class action lawsuit against Prudential Insurance.
  • Reviewed documents for privilege and responsiveness related to a class action lawsuit for a data breach of personal health information.
  • Counseled clients on all aspects of settlement in class action lawsuit involving misleading sales practices against major national insurance company.
  • Performed electronic and physical document review for class action lawsuits in Houston, Texas and Jackson, Mississippi.
  • Represented AZ State Employees at arbitration hearings as part of a settlement of a large class action lawsuit.
  • Reviewed documents for relevance and privilege in connection with a class action lawsuit in the name your own price

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8. Real Estate

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Here's how Real Estate is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Used Relativity Software to analyze real estate purchase agreement documents for defect disclosures and contingencies in anticipation of trial.
  • Reviewed commercial real estate lending documents obtained through receivership to determine possible future claims against former directors and officers.
  • Reviewed diverse vendor contracts for nationwide residential real estate initiative seeking access to over 1,000 multiple listing service databases.
  • Reviewed real estate financing and transaction documents between a nursing home conglomerate and a property holding company.
  • Assist in all aspects of complex real estate transactions associated with single customer comprehensive wind/renewable energy projects.
  • Participated in high-level reviews ranging from real estate, financial services, mortgage-backed securities to defamation.
  • Represent adjudicated incapacitated elderly adults on guardianship, real estate, landlord/tenant, and foreclosure matters.
  • Worked alongside supervisory attorneys in the real estate acquisition department analyzing cell phone tower site portfolios.
  • Project focuses: internal hiring investigation, antitrust and telecommunication lawsuit, real estate lawsuit.
  • Analyzed international mining, foreign real estate investments, financial transaction documentation and executive correspondence.
  • Negotiate real estate closings on residential & commercial property involving surface & mineral interests.
  • Coordinated project management to ensure successful real estate development closings and generate fee income.
  • Contract attorney responsible for insurance defense representation of real estate agents and brokers.
  • Scrutinized and categorized various financial and real estate documents according to specific criteria.
  • Advised real estate developers on property ownership, development and operations management.
  • Reviewed documents for a large-scale commercial real estate investment and development litigation.
  • Analyzed documents related to environmental law and commercial real estate transactions.
  • Reviewed financial spreadsheets and real estate backed bond issuance documentation.
  • Performed residential real estate transactions throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
  • Reviewed and analyzed documents in complex real estate litigation.

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9. Litigation Support

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Here's how Litigation Support is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Document Review and litigation support for telecommunications litigation
  • Provided litigation support services in defense of civil litigation, non-civil litigation, and federal agency investigations through legal placement agencies.
  • Consult with law firms regarding deposition and hearing preparations and provide other litigation support services for various banking and pharmaceutical antitrust matters
  • Conducted e-discovery and provided litigation support in cases involving complex financial transactions involving derivatives, mark-to-market accounting, FAS-B 133.
  • Contract attorney for Interim Legal Professionals supervising electronic document review and production for large class action litigation support team.
  • Core responsibilities included legal research and writing, case/file management, document review, corporate filings and litigation support.
  • Provided litigation support to upper management, associates and co-counsel to deliver results to internal and external parties.
  • Conducted litigation support using Relativity to code documents for responsiveness, privilege, relevance, and confidentiality.
  • Reviewed discovery documents for privilege in complex medical insurance fraud cases and provided general litigation support.
  • Provide litigation support and e-discovery with complete end-to-end document review involving employment and consumer fraud litigation.
  • Provided corporate litigation support and internal investigation for various projects for international and domestic corporate clients.
  • Provide litigation support by assisting with electronic discovery in lawsuits concerning class action and antitrust matters.
  • Provided litigation support for bank client during high profile case involving alleged disclosure related securities fraud
  • Used a variety of litigation support software to review financial agreements and maintained electronic databases.
  • Performed document review and litigation support for law firms involved in complex litigation matters.
  • Performed high-level, discovery-related litigation support on an international importation and taxation case.
  • Conducted document review in preparation for litigation using various litigation support software tools.
  • Contract litigation support services to top-tier law firms and financial institutions including:
  • Provided litigation support and conducted research to support both attorneys respective needs.
  • Document review and litigation support using electronic programs and hard-copy review.

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10. Intellectual Property

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Here's how Intellectual Property is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Analyze and advise on various intellectual property issues with an emphasis on licensing, intellectual property development, and technology transactions.
  • Worked in a variety of practice areas including pharmaceutical class actions, patent/intellectual property cases, and complex financial litigation.
  • Reviewed and analyzed intellectual property agreements on behalf of international pharmaceutical company in preparation of patent infringement and employment discrimination litigation
  • Reviewed documents for relevancy using Relativity software as part of large scale document review for large-scale intellectual property case.
  • Assisted in preparing for depositions and litigation in an Intellectual Property matter through reviewing documents for relevancy and privilege.
  • Worked as corporate counsel at a technology software company handling various aspects of the company including Intellectual Property efforts.
  • Reviewed documents for relevance and privilege in the discovery portion of mechanical gasket and clamp intellectual property dispute.
  • Second level review for telecommunications company involving federal litigation proceedings for patent infringement and other intellectual property claims.
  • Review bankruptcy disclosure documents, including financial statements, intellectual property reports, patent applications, and business models
  • Drafted pleadings for intellectual property litigation matters, including copyright, trademark and right of publicity violations.
  • Contract Attorney, Document Review Reviewed and organized documents for relevance in case involving intellectual property issues.
  • Reviewed documents for relevance and privilege in the discovery portion of intellectual property / patent infringement litigation.
  • Analyzed documents for responsiveness and privilege and redacted documents in intellectual property case using Relativity and Catalyst.
  • Examined and designated correspondence, models, and other documents for high-profile retail intellectual property litigation.
  • Project lead for document review of business litigation matter involving intellectual property and anti- trust issues.
  • Conducted a review centered around international defense contracting, federal acquisition regulation, and intellectual property.
  • Analyzed and reviewed regulatory, financial, contracts, patents and other intellectual property documents.
  • Review and negotiate complex intellectual property licensing agreements, including compliance with export control laws.
  • Advise small business clients on intellectual property issues, including trademark registration and copyright infringement.
  • Applied key negotiation practice focusing on confidentiality, intellectual property, indemnity and licensing rights.

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11. Patent Infringement

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Here's how Patent Infringement is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Patent infringement litigation, Japanese pharmaceutical company
  • Contract Attorney Gathered and reviewed complex documents for patent infringement lawsuit, analyzing materials for issues relevant to pharmaceutical patents.
  • Applied scientific expertise to the analysis of laboratory notebooks in two high profile patent infringement lawsuits involving human growth hormone.
  • Utilized Relativity software to review large volumes of internal documents for relevance, privilege and significance for patent infringement litigation.
  • Reviewed over 1500 documents for an International Patent Infringement Lawsuit to determine the responsiveness, privilege, confidentiality and damages.
  • Contract Attorney Conducted diligent document review for patent infringement lawsuits, identifying and translating critical information related to technical patents.
  • Reviewed documents for responsiveness and privilege in response to discovery in patent infringement litigation between major information technology corporations.
  • Conducted a relevancy and privilege review for a technology company in a patent infringement case utilizing the Xerox platform.
  • Evaluated discovery matters, including privilege determination/logs, document review, and deposition preparation for successful patent infringement litigation.
  • Experience with internal investigation, medical equipment patent infringement, wrongful termination, and fraudulent practices within European banks.
  • Conducted a relevancy and privilege review for a technology company utilizing Relativity regarding an alleged patent infringement suit.
  • Performed document review for relevance, privilege, and confidentiality in a patent infringement litigation involving technology companies.
  • Reviewed documents in international bio-life science patent case and provided legal opinions in support of a patent infringement litigation
  • Reviewed complex documents for responsiveness, privilege and issue coding in a patent infringement litigation involving telecommunications systems.
  • Performed analysis on patent infringement, research and development, manufacturing and marketing of active pharmaceutical ingredients.
  • Worked on several short-term project-based assignments involving product liability, racketeering, antitrust, and patent infringement.
  • Conducted a relevancy and privilege review for a technology company utilizing Rational regarding a patent infringement case.
  • Patent infringement Reviewed documents in patent litigation where major US electronics manufacturer sued German firm for infringement.
  • Analyzed electronically stored information for patent infringement case involving a consumer electronics device for large NYC firm.
  • Defend a computer software manufacturer against claims of patent infringement by reviewing document for relevance and privilege

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12. Trial Preparation

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Here's how Trial Preparation is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Assisted with electronic document discovery and trial preparation for the litigation department as a member of Morgan Lewis Legal Logistics.
  • Assisted in trial preparation and document production in connection with Superfund related insurance litigation in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
  • Reviewed voluminous documents to assist in trial preparation, became proficient with Relativity web-based document review and management software
  • Identified and isolated documents that directly refuted or supported assertions in complaint to assist counsel in trial preparation.
  • Contract attorney responsible for discovery, trial preparation, analyzing documents in securities and mergers and acquisitions cases.
  • Assisted with deposition and trial preparation, including preparation of witness reports and outlines for cross-examination.
  • Assisted multiple law firms with trial preparation in connection with complex litigation involving prominent financial institutions.
  • Case management, trial preparation, pleading preparation, discovery preparation, client communication, depositions
  • Litigated landlord/tenant lawsuits in Metropolitan Court, which included trial preparation and conducting trials.
  • Assisted with disposition and trial preparation by reviewing opposing party's document production.
  • Drafted discovery and responses to discovery requests and assisted with trial preparation.
  • Assisted senior attorneys with trial preparation, document production and records management.
  • Assisted supervising attorneys with trial preparation for insurance coverage/bad faith litigation.
  • Conducted research and prepared memorandums to assist with trial preparation.
  • Analyzed and summarized deposition testimony transcripts for trial preparation.
  • Determine usefulness of documents for deposition and trial preparation.
  • Participate in trial preparation, arbitration preparation and discovery.
  • Assisted trial preparation on several land development disputes.
  • Directed Investigators and Sentencing Specialists in trial preparation.
  • Identified relevant potentially harmful documents for trial preparation.

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13. Premises Liability

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Here's how Premises Liability is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Full file responsibility for all phases of litigation including personal injury, premises liability, construction defect, and insurance-based cases.
  • Deposed plaintiffs in products and premises liability cases and prepared deposition summaries.
  • Practice areas included family law, personal injury, probate law, premises liability and criminal law.
  • Researched legal issues in motor vehicle liability, premises liability, workers' compensation.
  • Researched and wrote legal memoranda on diverse legal issues such as medical malpractice, premises liability and indemnification.
  • Represented individuals and commercial entities in defense of civil litigation including automobile collisions and premises liability litigation.

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14. Bankruptcy

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Here's how Bankruptcy is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Case management for bankruptcy accounts; reviewing and analyzing Escrow/ARM statements while generating timely notifications for Trustee s associated with accounts.
  • Reviewed/analyzed documents for relevance and privilege in bankruptcy proceedings, emphasizing transfer pricing policies among corporate entities and restructuring business plans.
  • Reviewed electronically stored documents for responsiveness and privilege in the Chapter 7 Bankruptcy filing of RG-Wheeling using Relativity.
  • Detailed case analysis and motion practice resulted in recovery of major assets in subsequent bankruptcy adversary proceeding.
  • Represented major financial institutions in lawsuits for damages stemming from indemnification in Mortgage Back Securities bankruptcy litigation.
  • Privilege review and quality control management in a large-scale federal bankruptcy matter, conducted through Evolve Discovery.
  • Reviewed documents on line for responsiveness relating to SEC investigation of Energy trading practices and Bankruptcy litigation.
  • Practice areas included bankruptcy, tax, commercial litigation, collections, and administrative/regulatory matters.
  • Review and analysis of documents on large scale securities/bankruptcy litigation and products' liability litigation.
  • Participated in on-line document review and deposition preparation for comprehensive discovery request regarding bankruptcy/securities matter.
  • Perform document reviews for cases involving complex business transactions, bankruptcy and corporate governance.
  • Document and contract review for cases involving bankruptcy, employment discrimination, and pharmaceutical compliance
  • Handled client consultations and prepared preliminary paperwork for filing in bankruptcy court.
  • Managed approximately 25 case files in predatory lending litigation and bankruptcy proceedings.
  • Provide legal representation and services in defense of litigant in bankruptcy-related litigation.
  • Inspected client email for responsiveness to third party bankruptcy litigation document request.
  • Answered telephone inquiries and conducted preliminary screenings for potential bankruptcy cases.
  • Reviewed documents for bankruptcy litigation concerning use of net operating losses.
  • Reviewed consumer bankruptcy filings and handled highly confidential employment documents.
  • Researched and documented review and handling bankruptcy litigation cases.

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15. Concordance

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Here's how Concordance is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Reviewed documents for the purpose of providing discovery responses in litigation arising out of an intellectual property dispute using Concordance software.
  • Performed privilege and relevancy document review involving second request antitrust matter on Concordance system; assisted in drafting privilege log.
  • Performed substantive review of insurance claims for large insurance company client using Concordance in preparation for detailed interrogatory response.
  • Utilized Concordance document review platform for case discovery in determining the responsiveness of documents in preparation for litigation.
  • Utilized Concordance document management applications to electronically review documents for discovery purposes in the litigation department.
  • Reviewed documents using Concordance to ascertain completeness of opposing party's discovery responses.
  • Analyzed documents for relevancy and privilege for major antitrust litigation with Concordance software.
  • Contract attorney with extensive experience in document review using Relativity and Concordance.
  • Experience in general document review using the Concordance platform regarding false advertising.
  • Reviewed documents in both Xerox and Concordance systems for privilege and responsiveness.
  • Entered coded information into databases using various software applications, including Concordance.
  • Reviewed electronic documents for relevance and privilege using Concordance, Stratify and Catalyst
  • Experience with variety of document management systems including Concordance and Summation.
  • Perform document review quality control using Relativity & Concordance software.
  • Experience with litigation management software such as Concordance and Relativity.
  • Utilized Summation and Concordance software for online document review.
  • Documented management using Concordance and other case preparation systems.
  • Gained expertise in Relativity and Concordance document review platforms.
  • Performed electronic review utilizing Lotus Notes and Concordance systems.
  • Performed privilege review using concordance in determining responsiveness.

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16. LLP

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Here's how LLP is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Worked for Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, as a first level reviewer for a litigation document review.
  • Document review and production services at Shook, Hardy & Bacon, LLP on telecommunications patent infringement cases.
  • Pepper Hamilton, LLP: conduct relevancy and privilege review for a regarding a civil litigation matter.
  • Reviewed documents for responsiveness for a commercial litigation matter (review performed for Duane Morris LLP).
  • Conducted legal research and analysis, and document review, for Arnold & Porter, LLP.
  • Recruited by DLA Piper LLP to support a due diligence investigation for a Fortune 500 company.
  • Utilized Concordance program to conduct FCPA document review for Kirkland & Ellis, LLP.
  • Conducted legal research and analysis, and document review, for Pepper Hamilton LLP.
  • Document Review attorney in a complex litigation for Cooley LLP in Boston, MA.
  • Worked for Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP.
  • Contract Attorney - Pepper Hamilton, LLP Completed research and synthesizing of depositions and summarized discovery documents.
  • Contract attorney, Special Counsel D.C. for Paul, Hastings LLP (Foreign language document review for intellectual property litigation ).
  • Contract Attorney - LATHAM & WATKINS, LLP, New York, NY Performed document analysis utilizing online review databases.
  • Hired full time at Bryan Cave LLP due to exceptional service after over three years of continuous contract work.
  • Update Legal clients included Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP (anti market timing project).
  • Conducted electronic document review for an EEOC discrimination suit in conjunction with Seyfarth Shaw, LLP.
  • Perform large-scale, finance-oriented document review for client Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP.
  • Worked on assignment at Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP.
  • Completed document review assignment at Dechert, LLP.
  • Worked for Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP.

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17. Level Document Review

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Here's how Level Document Review is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Performed second level document reviews in connection with securities litigation involving mortgage backed securities and major price-fixing case.
  • Conducted first and second level document review in complex commercial litigation matter pending in Delaware Chancery court.
  • Performed first level document review for relevancy, privilege, and confidentiality for a federal regulatory investigation.
  • Conducted first-level document review, QC review, and privilege review for complex residential mortgage-backed securities litigation.
  • Perform first level document review for responsiveness and privilege in a discrimination class action Lawsuit.
  • Conducted second level document review for complex patent litigation of both pharmaceutical and mechanical matters.
  • Performed first-level document review in a large, complex manufacturer/design defect case using Relativity platform.
  • Performed first level document review for responsiveness and second level quality control document review.
  • Conduct second level document review and quality control for case involving residential mortgage-backed securities.
  • Conducted first and second-level document review for complex construction litigation and contractual dispute.
  • Conducted extensive high-level document review in large-scale pharmaceutical and telecommunications litigation.
  • Performed first level document review for responsiveness to discovery requests.
  • Performed a second level document review on over 28,000 documents relating to a $4 billion environmental nuisance and negligence lawsuit.
  • Performed first level document review in both Spanish and English to determine proper relevance to the issues investigated.
  • Conducted First and Second level document review pertaining to Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (RMBS) loans.
  • Performed first level document review and redaction, checking documents for relevance and privilege using ClarVergence platform.
  • Completed a first-level document review for a home builder and mortgage conglomerate accused of deceptive lending practices.
  • Engaged in QC level document review, determining and briefing relevant and not relevant documents for production.
  • Completed a privilege log, quality control, and first level document review regarding securities fraud.
  • Conducted 2nd level document review, performed quality control metrics, and compiled finalized privilege log.

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18. Due Diligence

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Here's how Due Diligence is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted confidential internal due diligence review regarding pledging of collateral to the Federal Reserve on behalf of financial institution.
  • Prepared privilege logs, summarized depositions, reviewed documents for discovery, and reviewed contracts for due diligence
  • Conduct investigative review of documents from financial institutions to ensure due diligence was performed in deal formation.
  • Provided real estate and regulatory due diligence review for multiple acquisition opportunities, including abstracting of documents.
  • Performed statutory and regulatory due diligence related to purchase and sale of subsidized affordable housing developments.
  • Performed due diligence in reviewing documents and when consulting with project managers whenever any discrepancies arose.
  • Perform due diligence review to determine relevance of various real estate documents to litigation involving mortgage-backed securities
  • Performed due diligence review and lease abstraction of cell tower lease agreements for major telecommunications corporation
  • Performed due diligence on companies and individuals involved in business transactions relating to litigation.
  • Analyzed client documentation and accounting statements as related to compliance and due diligence investigation.
  • Compiled and reviewed documentation as part of due diligence for acquisitions and divestitures.
  • Conduct due diligence and anti-trust reviews involving a multinational pharmaceutical company.
  • Conducted enhanced due diligence research of individuals and institutions through LexisNexis.
  • Reported to senior counsel and recommended additional due diligence efforts.
  • Prepared weekly performance memos and recommend additional due diligence efforts.
  • Collaborated in special due diligence projects involving challenging deadlines.
  • Conducted document review in due diligence matter using Relativity.
  • Recommended additional due diligence and compliance efforts.
  • Conducted internal due diligence utilizing established protocols.
  • Performed due diligence for corporate acquisition.

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19. Personal Injury Cases

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Here's how Personal Injury Cases is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Assigned primary responsibility for Family Law and Personal Injury cases.
  • Drafted pleadings, assisted depositions, and attended hearings and performed client intake and meetings regarding personal injury cases.
  • Managed a caseload of eight personal injury cases, including police misconduct, slip/fall, and auto collisions.
  • Attended, conducted and defended Depositions of Plaintiffs, Defendants and Witnesses in personal injury cases.
  • Conducted depositions of adverse parties and witness in preparation of trial in personal injury cases.
  • Research and draft memos for personal injury cases, research jury verdicts.
  • Worked as a short-term associate attorney on family and personal injury cases.
  • Obtained optimal settlements on behalf of plaintiffs in personal injury cases.
  • Drafted settlement demand letters to insurance companies for personal injury cases.
  • Filed pleadings for various family law and personal injury cases.
  • Researched case law and statutes pertaining complex multi-party, occupational/environmental, health and personal injury cases.
  • Draft pleadings and legal memoranda for personal injury cases
  • Draft mediation briefs, ex-parte motions, motion for summary judgment, various other motions, Complaints for personal injury cases.
  • Drafted motions, memoranda, and appeals regarding personal injury cases, business closings, and real estate commission claims.
  • Researched and assisting in the habeas corpus/post-conviction case and in personal injury cases.
  • Attended and conducted Arbitrations for Plaintiffs in personal injury cases.

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20. QC

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Here's how QC is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Patent document review covering several complex issues and privilege; QC level review; utilized Relativity
  • Performed privilege review and QC for investment banking lawsuit for large quasi-public insurance organization.
  • Review documents for responsiveness, privilege and performed QC using Concordance and Relativity.
  • Performed QC and privilege review for consumer class action for international manufacturing corporation.
  • Create daily QA/QC reports detailing attorney productivity and accuracy for senior management review.
  • Perform QC reviews of documents previously analyzed during first-pass document review.
  • Selected to conduct QC review and substantive deposition preparation review.
  • Performed coding and QC duties in Hebrew-language pharmaceutical matter
  • Conducted first level review, privilege review and QC'd electronic documents produced in connection litigation involving securities and real estate.
  • Promoted to the privilege log team to perform quality control (QC) of privilege log descriptions and enter privilege logs.
  • Position involved electronic document review, subjective coding, and QC, quality control review of other attorneys' work product.
  • Examined and classified documents for responsiveness & privilege, prepared privilege logs and performed 1st and 2nd pass QC quality review.
  • Analyzed documents in support of multiple high-profile litigation and Antitrust practices, including 2nd request, QC and Privilege reviews.
  • Reviewed documents for responsiveness/privilege, performed QC, and created Privilege Log in case involving breach of Patent License Agreement.
  • Engaged in QC and Privilege coding and description of privilege calls for a breach of contract and copyright/patent infringement claim.
  • Conducted primary and QC review of documents and coded for relevance, attorney client privilege, and work product.
  • General review, privilege review, and QC review for large corporate litigants; conduct discovery research for trial team
  • Traveled to clients' locations to gather documents and later reviewed for production and performed QC in Summation.
  • Selected for special teams to perform QC, tackle more complex legal issues, and generate custom searches.
  • Assisted in QC of documents to ensure all privilege, redaction, and non-privileged batches are coded properly.

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21. Electronic Discovery

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Here's how Electronic Discovery is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Supervised other attorneys in performing electronic discovery
  • Reviewed electronic discovery documents for integrity
  • Reviewed defense electronic discovery documents for relevance and privilege in lawsuits involving patent infringement, product design defect, and contract interpretation
  • Provided electronic discovery and pretrial litigation services for multiple legal projects in the commercial litigation and real estate practice areas.
  • Perform electronic discovery for Big Four accounting firm; review documents to determine relativity to litigation at hand.
  • Redacted and coded electronic discovery materials in a medical defense and corporate espionage case on the Relativity system.
  • Review required attention to detail and coding of several contractual and environmental issues using Summation electronic discovery software.
  • Review required coding of several issues and privilege and confidentiality determinations using Relativity electronic discovery software.
  • Participated in Electronic Discovery for large scale lending, finance litigation, and energy regulatory actions.
  • Required attention to detail and an understanding of electronic discovery and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
  • Assisted business litigation team in electronic discovery during trial preparation, document production and records management.
  • Performed electronic discovery of documents for investment bank surrounding claims of breach of fiduciary duty.
  • Reviewed documents for responsiveness during electronic discovery stage of IP litigation using Relativity review software.
  • Contract attorney providing legal research and facilitating electronic discovery for the following law firms:
  • Conducted electronic discovery, document review and redaction of medical records using Applied Discovery.
  • Perform electronic discovery and privilege review for employment law litigation and federal investigation.
  • Assisted in creating matter-specific review rules, customizing techniques for electronic discovery environments.
  • Coded for relevance, privilege, and confidentiality using Relativity electronic discovery software.
  • Reviewed pertinent electronic discovery and transferred identifying information of responsive documents onto spreadsheets.
  • Review contracts and documents using Relativity electronic discovery software in an antitrust litigation.

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22. Kroll

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Here's how Kroll is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Perform electronic review of documents for responsiveness and privilege, relevance and confidentiality using Kroll involving the merger and acquisition/anti-trust matter
  • Reviewed documents online and performed second level review for patent infringement/ pharmaceutical litigation on Kroll electronic discovery platform.
  • Performed varied document review tasks in relation to a telecommunications patent infringement case using Kroll and Concordance.
  • Reviewed documents relating to a Patent infringement litigation using On-track In-view database software by Kroll.
  • Performed document review as part of complex telecommunications anti-trust case using Kroll New.
  • Drafted English summary of various French language promotional and business materials using Kroll-on-track.
  • Reviewed complex insurance discovery documents using multiple media forms including Kroll and Concordance.
  • Researched documents and information requested in document production using Kroll.
  • Perform electronic discovery using Relativity, Kroll and Viewpoint.
  • Review documents for litigation production using Kroll system.
  • Prepare and QC documents for production, deposition preparation, and trial using Kroll, Relativity and DMX software systems
  • Conducted first level privilege document review on several projects using AlphaLit, DocuMatrix, Kroll, and Relativity review tools
  • Conducted a document review on matters relating to international banking practices and tax policies using Kroll database.
  • Reviewed documents for privilege and relevancy using Kroll software as part of large scale document review.
  • Experienced using Kroll OnTrack for first level review of documents relating to mandatory discovery requests.
  • Utilized software including Summation, Stratify, Microsoft Outlook and Kroll Electronic Data Viewer.
  • Detailed first and second level review of documents using Kroll, Relativity and Concordance.
  • Performed document review on various platforms (Kroll, Relativity, Xerox).
  • Utilized legal software such as Relativity, Concordance, Kroll-on-Track and Amici.
  • Gained initial experience of Kroll and Relativity software on this review.

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23. Ringtail

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Here's how Ringtail is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted a relevancy and privilege review for a financial institution re securitizations and/or the underlying mortgage loans utilizing Ringtail8.
  • Assist with discovery in litigation by analyzing documents for responsiveness and client attorney privilege utilizing Ringtail and V3locity software.
  • Reviewed documents electronically in the Ringtail database for major litigation related to an Oil and Gas industrial accident.
  • Utilized Relativity and Ringtail to review electronic documents for responsiveness, privilege, confidentiality, and key issues.
  • Reviewed documents electronically using Ringtail and Summation and interpreted for privilege and relevancy for patent infringement case.
  • Review discovery documents for responsiveness and privilege in a complicated antitrust case using the Ringtail platform.
  • Conducted document and privilege review and analysis relating to patent infringement matters using Ringtail
  • Examined insider trading documents and Security Exchange Commission forms using Ringtail platform.
  • Conducted second level quality control review employing Ringtail software for electronic production.
  • Determined relevancy, confidentiality and attorney-client privilege using the Ringtail review platform.
  • Conducted electronic document review in Ringtail concerning a bankruptcy proceeding.
  • Reviewed and coded documents for and commercial litigation using Ringtail
  • Conducted electronic review using the Ringtail and Relativity platforms.
  • Experience using Ringtail and Relativity document review systems.
  • Experienced in using Relativity and Ringtail software platforms.
  • Reviewed software platforms including Ringtail, Relativity and Catalyst
  • Utilized Ringtail, Relativity and Xerox Software
  • Processed discovery requests utilizing Ringtail software.
  • Assisted in client and expert witness deposition preparation, case team training and second tier privilege review using Ringtail and Concordance.
  • Reviewed documents to determine responsiveness, issues, privilege, and confidentiality using DocHunter, Ringtail, and Mapper software.

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24. Federal Trade Commission

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Here's how Federal Trade Commission is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted a relevancy and privilege review for a technology company utilizing Relativity regarding an anti-trust investigation by the Federal Trade Commission.
  • Privilege review, Document Production and Document Review for Federal Trade Commission specifications including Anti-Competitiveness Statutes/Clauses.
  • Reviewed client documents in response to Hart-Scott-Rodino Second Request for Documents from Federal Trade Commission.
  • Performed document review for responses to Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice specifications.
  • Executed detailed document review and coding to identify documents requested by Federal Trade Commission.
  • Conducted legal analysis relating to Federal Trade Commission investigations of possible antitrust violations.
  • Reviewed documents pursuant to the Federal Trade Commission and/or Department of Justice investigations.
  • Reviewed documents obtained through complex civil litigation and associated Federal Trade Commission investigations.
  • Reviewed and coded documents pertaining to a Federal Trade Commission civil investigative demand.
  • Assessed electronic documents for responsiveness and privilege in a Federal Trade Commission case
  • Performed first-phase document review regarding a Federal Trade Commission investigation.
  • Assisted in responding to Federal Trade Commission Civil Investigation Demand;
  • Prepared Federal Trade Commission documents for antitrust litigation.
  • Reviewed documents for responsiveness, privilege and highly confidential material in response to a Second Request by the Federal Trade Commission.
  • Participated in the discovery stage of securities, patent, Federal Trade Commission merger inquiry, and pharmaceutical litigation matters.
  • Performed review of client files to identify documents and correspondence to fulfill request for production from the Federal Trade Commission.
  • Assisted in the analysis of documents regarding the discovery requests by Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Consumer Protection.
  • Second request from the Federal Trade Commission concerning anti-trust issues arising from the proposed merger of two recording companies.
  • Assigned to Wells Fargo Project by Hudson Legal and a Federal Trade Commission Compliance project by Clutch Group.
  • Reviewed for attorney-client privilege, antitrust issues and responsiveness to U.S. Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission.

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25. Fcpa

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Here's how Fcpa is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Coded documents for privilege, confidentiality, and several other categories for an internal investigation concerning FCPA compliance.
  • Assisted international pharmaceutical company with proactive review focused on compliance and potential violation of the FCPA.
  • Conducted Mandarin Chinese review of pharmaceuticals industry documents as part of FCPA internal investigation.
  • Review Spanish Language documents for relevancy and privilege Help client investigate possible FCPA violations
  • Review FCPA, Pharmaceutical, Banking, Real Estate, Telecommunications, Patent, Oil and Gas and Product Liability.
  • Reviewed documents for responsiveness and privilege in connection with patent, trademark, commercial litigation, bankruptcy and FCPA matters.
  • Performed discovery projects for a personal injury class action litigation and a foreign corruption practices act (FCPA) investigation.
  • Conduct legal research and to develop corporate legal policy regarding specific issues such as the Anti-Bribery Act and FCPA.
  • Reviewed document in Portuguese using First Advantage and discovery relating to the Foreign Corruption Practices Act (FCPA).
  • Support due diligence efforts for FCPA compliance investigation spanning several countries including Brazil, Algeria, and India.
  • Assisted foreign companies complete a KYC anti-bribery questionnaire in order to comply with the FCPA and the U.K.
  • Performed litigation and regulatory document review, including HSR Second Requests, FCPA, and patent litigation.
  • Contract Attorney Performed detailed review of client correspondence and files in defense of FCPA investigation.
  • Analyzed internal corporate documents related to FCPA, antitrust, and false advertising cases.
  • Received in-depth FCPA training, including the books and records provision of this statute.
  • Worked on several FCPA violation investigations in English, Spanish, and French.
  • Involved in FCPA, Bribery Act, and internal due diligence production response.
  • Represented clients in connection with SEC regulatory inquiries relating to FCPA compliance.
  • Document Review - Spanish and English; dealing with in-depth FCPA issues
  • Drafted memorandums to address issues to be discussed during FCPA interviews.

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26. DOJ

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Here's how DOJ is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Reviewed documents produced in discovery associated with SEC and DOJ investigations and litigation involving a major accounting firm.
  • Conducted document review/privilege review in response to a DOJ investigation of a medical testing company using Relativity.
  • Reviewed electronic documents as requested by the DOJ for potential antitrust violations in corporate acquisitions.
  • Reviewed internal corporate documents to prepare response to DOJ subpoena regarding nationwide corporate merger.
  • Conducted electronic discovery for pending joint SEC and DOJ investigation using Relativity software.
  • Reviewed documents in accordance with DOJ investigation regarding barriers to market entry.
  • Reviewed documents for privilege in a DOJ antitrust investigation.
  • Review responding to DOJ subpoena concerning pharmaceutical off-label claims.
  • Reviewed and coded documents for DOJ investigation using Stratify
  • Represented lottery company undergoing DOJ FCPA investigation.
  • Reviewed up to 500 documents a day for relevancy, privilege, and responsiveness in a DOJ subpoena request for production
  • Participated in general relevancy review and more advanced quality check of documents to be produced in response to DOJ requests.
  • Conducted electronic review of documents in response to federal regulatory subpoenas and discovery requests (DOJ and SEC).
  • Contributed to a DOJ OFAC investigation regarding collusion/improper sale of goods between a domestic corporation and a foreign country.
  • Conducted review of client files to identify relevant, key and privileged documents for disclosure in a DoJ investigation.
  • Document review - investigation into international mail contracts by DOJ, USPS Inspector General; possibly False Claims Act.
  • Project focuses: antitrust, DOJ 2d request; pharmaceutical, due diligence, Federal and State criminal investigation.
  • Experience with DOJ Second Request, Patent Litigation, Pharmaceutical Litigation, Federal Regulatory Investigations (FTC).
  • Reviewed documents for a major European Bank at the heart of a joint CFTC/SEC/DOJ inquiry into LIBOR rate-rigging.
  • Staffed on multiple litigation and government enforcement (SEC and DOJ investigation) matters for large corporate clients.

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27. Family Law

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Here's how Family Law is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted legal research on separation of community property and other related family law issues.
  • Drafted motions and petitions and performed research for family law litigation
  • Practiced family law and primarily handled custody cases.
  • Specialized in business litigation and family law matters.
  • Researched and analyzed family law legal questions.
  • General Civil Litigation; Family Law
  • Represented clients in District Court in breach of contract, landlord-tenant, real estate, business, and family law cases.
  • Drafted briefs, motions, and other pleadings, and assisted at hearings for family law and civil litigation cases.
  • Specialized in Civil litigation and Contract Law, trial preparation for Family law, Personal Injury and Entertainment law cases.
  • Advised clients on issues of family law, contract disputes, personal injury, employment, and business incorporation.
  • Practice areas include criminal defense and family law, including divorce, child custody, parenting time and support.
  • Drafted pleadings, discovery documents, declarations, subpoenas, and trial briefs in civil and family law matters.
  • Handled contested and uncontested family law cases from the filing of the petition to the preparation of the judgment.
  • Conducted legal research on various family law topics, including removal standard, jurisdiction, and separation agreements.
  • Engaged in all areas of family law, including divorce, guardianship, custody, and child/spousal support.
  • Conducted legal research on family law issues, primarily on division of complex marital assets during divorce proceedings.
  • Researched and wrote memos of law in various areas of practice, including criminal and family law.
  • Practice areas included family law, personal injury, employment and labor law, and civil litigation.
  • Experience in civil and family law litigation in Harris, Fort Bend, Montgomery and Grimes Counties.
  • Practiced in the areas of family law, complex civil litigation, employment law and immigration law.

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28. Document Production

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Here's how Document Production is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted first and second request document reviews and privilege examination and participated in document production in Antitrust and other litigation matters.
  • Performed document review for client document production in connection with defense of employment-related class action litigation on behalf of a national retailer
  • Analyzed custodial documents for responsiveness, objections, redaction, and attorney-client privilege for major document production in complex antitrust litigation.
  • Analyze custodial documents for responsiveness, attorney-client privilege, and issue codes for major document production in complex international bankruptcy litigation.
  • Reviewed and analyzed discovery materials in multiple large-scale document productions, including second line, quality check, and privilege review
  • Researched documents and information requested in document production using Relativity * Conducted Quality Control of Non-Responsive documents for privilege tags.
  • Liaised with head document production attorney to monitor privileged and confidential documents produced for trial and ongoing litigation.
  • Review of confidential client documents for sensitive information in anticipation of subsequent internal review and document production
  • Performed legal research to respond to discovery and document production requests, and drafted privileged documents.
  • Redacted or withheld privileged communications and attorney work product contained in documents prior to document production.
  • Analyzed and coded document production for responsiveness, privilege and case issues using Relativity.
  • Experienced with creating and managing legal databases, large-scale document production and discovery issues.
  • Reviewed and translated defendants' Dutch-language document production for plaintiffs in shareholder valuation case.
  • Identified and summarized gaps in defendants' document production in preparation for depositions.
  • Reviewed documents in connection with shareholder appraisals litigation discovery disclosure and document production.
  • Reviewed software agreements and licensing agreements for document production in Microsoft litigation.
  • Conducted review and analysis of document production in international commercial litigation matter
  • Prepared form and special interrogatories and document production requests and responses.
  • Propounded discovery including subpoenas, document production request and special interrogatories.
  • Provided legal assistance in document production and second level review.

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29. Corrupt Practices

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Here's how Corrupt Practices is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Reviewed documents for legal relevance for large law firm clients using Relativity and AlphaLit for Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and pharmaceutical litigation
  • Conducted an internal investigation to ensure adherence to Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and patient safety practices for a major pharmaceutical company.
  • Contracted by a large international law firm to provide discovery assistance in an extensive Spanish-language Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigation.
  • Engaged in intricate investigation of corporation internal communications and advertisements for claims of bribery under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
  • Conducted privilege review for investigation into violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and executive level insider trading.
  • Performed internal audits for multinational corporations regarding Foreign Corrupt Practices Act compliance.
  • Conducted an internal investigation for alleged violations of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
  • Analyzed Russian language documents in internal/Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigation.
  • Audited documents for Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigation of multinational corporation
  • Performed Spanish language document review using Relativity for an investigation involving Foreign Corrupt Practices Act compliance, finance and tax issues.
  • Reviewed and analyzed documents in English, Spanish and French, in preparation for Federal Corrupt Practices Act litigation.
  • Conducted Portuguese and Spanish language document review and translations pertaining to Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) investigations.
  • Review complex documents in a large investigation matter and ensure adherence to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
  • Performed relevance and issue document review in connection with Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) investigation.
  • Analyzed records and made findings in an audit for compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
  • Developed knowledge of the United Kingdom Bribery Act and the United States Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
  • Worked on a Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) investigation of a major multinational corporation.
  • Performed electronic Japanese document review for a matter related to The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
  • Conducted review of internal documents in a Foreign Corrupt Practices Act for noteworthiness and privilege.
  • Review documents for Department of Justice Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) investigation.

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30. Deposition Summaries

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Here's how Deposition Summaries is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Performed electronic review and analysis of documents for relevance and privilege pursuant to discovery proceedings involving commercial litigation; prepared deposition summaries
  • Performed legal research, attended depositions and case management conferences, destructive testing and prepared deposition summaries.
  • Prepare standard discovery motions as well as summarizing responses to interrogatories, and preparing deposition summaries.
  • Prepare page-line deposition summaries from deposition transcripts for employment law actions
  • Drafted deposition summaries and reviewed designations and counter-designations of depositions.
  • Prepared witness files for depositions and prepared deposition summaries.
  • Reviewed and organized case files and prepared deposition summaries.
  • Prepared and Responded to Written Discovery, Deposition Summaries.
  • Write deposition summaries in anticipation of litigation.
  • Prepared deposition summaries and drafted reports.
  • Composed deposition summaries for trial preparation.
  • Assist law firms with document review, deposition summaries, preparation of privilege logs, and other litigation activities
  • Prepared summaries of records, page line deposition summaries, and performed other document review tasks.
  • Prepared deposition summaries of witnesses, parties, experts and doctors in insurance defense litigation.
  • Drafted motions, discovery requests and responses, and deposition summaries for trials in civil court
  • Drafted trial briefs, special interrogatories, objections, petitions, and deposition summaries.
  • Reviewed depositions and drafted deposition summaries for a catastrophic tort case pending trial.
  • Drafted case status memorandum, depositions notes, deposition summaries and expert reports.
  • Review and draft deposition summaries of key witnesses for trial preparation.
  • Prepared deposition summaries, outlines and privilege logs.

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31. Contract Disputes

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Here's how Contract Disputes is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Subject matter concerned civil contract disputes with related damages and residential mortgage backed securities.
  • Provided legal analysis for corporate and government contract disputes.
  • Represent clients in contract disputes, personal injury and debt collection suits and 93(A) claims.
  • Represented clients in personal injury matters, contract disputes, administrative proceedings at the Department of Motor Vehicles.
  • Draft pleadings and briefs for local courts at city and county level regarding contract disputes.
  • Negotiated settlement agreements for clients involved in construction, landlord-tenant, and contract disputes.
  • Conducted legal research and laid groundwork for breach of contract disputes involving foreign companies.
  • Represented producers in employee contract disputes.
  • Represent corporate clients in civil matters regarding claims of outrage, fraud, and contract disputes.
  • litigated contested foreclosures, contract disputes, and insurance defense matters
  • Performed eDiscovery document review Worked with the Relativity document review platform Reviewed documents for contract disputes and anti-trust litigation

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32. Quality Control Review

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Here's how Quality Control Review is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Performed quality control review, privilege redaction, and log line drafting to ensure confidentiality and safekeeping of privileged communications.
  • Performed work product, attorney-client privilege and quality control review for a contract dispute and an investigation regarding procurement fraud.
  • Performed quality control review to ensure lower level attorneys conducted quality analysis & assessed documents according to standards and guidelines.
  • Reviewed and analyzed documents for attorney-client privilege * Performed second level Quality Control review on responsive documents.
  • Reviewed ERISA compliant group insurance policies for data sharing privacy provisions and conducted second-level quality control review.
  • Perform Quality Control review of documents in preparation for large-scale discovery requests using the Relativity platform.
  • Coordinated and managed the document assignment process and performed quality control review of contract attorney work.
  • Performed quality control review to make final responsive determination on documents previously coded by other attorneys.
  • Performed quality control reviews and second level responsiveness review in response to Defendants document production requests.
  • Conducted second level quality control review of documents previously reviewed by primary level review team.
  • Promoted to quality control reviewer of colleagues' accuracy and performance to enhance deliverable product.
  • Performed first-phase document review regarding a contract dispute and second level quality control review.
  • Conducted second level quality control reviews in accordance with established law firm procedure.
  • Aided in quality control review of custodian interview and document production compilations.
  • Conducted quality control review to further assist litigation team in discovery process.
  • Performed privilege document review and quality control review for production of documents.
  • Performed quality control review to ensure accuracy and consistency of work product.
  • Conducted periodic quality control review and reconciled coding and production inconsistencies.
  • Completed quality control reviews to locate and correct improperly coded documents.
  • Conducted second-level quality control reviews as well as issue-specific reviews.

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33. Internal Investigations

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Here's how Internal Investigations is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Assist law firms, insurance companies, and pharmaceutical companies in responding to government investigations and/or internal investigations.
  • Assisted with discovery in preparation for depositions, litigation and internal investigations.
  • Analyzed documents for responsiveness to SEC and internal investigations.
  • Assisted in conducting a variety of internal investigations.
  • Review and summarize findings on internal investigations on Foreign Corrupt Practice Act and inside trading in mining companies from South America.
  • Direct and manage eDiscovery process and internal investigations, including litigation holds and document collection and preservation.
  • performed discovery and internal investigations in English and Russian for clients in the pharmaceutical and computer hardware industries
  • Researched and analysed internal policies and procedures for regulatory and internal investigations.
  • Key responsibilities: Assist in regulatory audits and internal investigations.

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34. Securities Fraud

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Here's how Securities Fraud is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Litigated topics included class-action employment discrimination, contractual disputes, patent infringement, non-compete agreements, and 10b-5 securities fraud.
  • Reviewed discovery documents in trademark infringement litigation, securities fraud litigation, pharmaceutical and complex business litigation.
  • Performed Review of highly complex documents relating to securities fraud action relating to mortgage backed securities.
  • Summarized deposition transcripts and expert reports in preparation of expert designation in securities fraud litigation.
  • Reviewed documentary evidence and decided issues of relevancy and privilege in securities fraud cases.
  • Reviewed English documents in connection with securities fraud class litigation with Relativity review tool.
  • Analyzed discovery documents in a nationwide class action involving securities fraud
  • Contracted to review discovery documents in asset-backed securities fraud litigation.
  • Reviewed documents for securities fraud litigation involving mutual funds.
  • Document review attorney for Motley Rice in Securities Fraud Division
  • Developed case theories in other asset-backed securities fraud investigations.
  • Document Review/Discovery Support for securities fraud matter.
  • Reviewed, analyzed and determined responsiveness of audio recordings of parties and relevant individuals in a class action securities fraud case.
  • Conduct legal research regarding claims of accounting and auditing irregularities for securities fraud actions in defense of underwriter banks.
  • Reviewed documents online for securities fraud class action litigation for responsiveness, hot documents, and privilege.
  • Provided support and leadership as part of team conducting large scale document review for securities fraud litigation.
  • Reviewed and coded documents in a class action securities fraud matter involving alleged backdating of stock options.
  • Analyzed records in class action litigation in real estate, employment, and securities fraud.
  • Worked on a project involving document review for a national class action securities fraud lawsuit.
  • Consulted on white collar securities fraud case in anticipation of federal criminal trial.

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35. Patent Applications

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Here's how Patent Applications is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Performed detailed review and analysis of documents and records including contracts, financial statements, patent applications.
  • Drafted patent applications relating to internet based social media and advertising inventions.
  • Prepared patent applications for mechanical arts.
  • Drafted specifications for future patent applications.
  • Analyzed complex internal communications, reports, patent applications, and agreements for substantive issues and privilege.
  • Drafted responses to Office Actions from the USPTO for non provisional software and security patent applications.
  • Draft and prosecute patent applications as part of a growing IP department.
  • Drafted and prosecuted patent applications before the USPTO.
  • Worked on preparing patent applications for filing with the USPTO including creating drawings using Microsoft Visio.

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36. Document Review Project

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Here's how Document Review Project is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Contract electronic document review project on behalf of a large semiconductor company relating to a request from an administrative agency.
  • Contract electronic document review project relating to patent infringement and semiconductor technology (MOSFET) issues using Concordance database software
  • Document review project evaluating relevant documents utilizing Relativity software for large scale litigation project; assessed attorney privilege.
  • Worked on electronic and manual document review projects in the telecommunications, insurance and transportation industries.
  • Contract electronic document review project on behalf of lending institutions relating to claims from mortgage insurers.
  • Participated in electronic document review project involving litigation regarding construction law, engineering and building design.
  • Preformed electronic review of legal and factual documents related to a litigation document review project.
  • Contract electronic document review project on behalf of a financial institution relating to accounting practices.
  • Assigned to various document review projects to review electronic data for responsiveness and privilege.
  • Contract electronic document review project relating to accounting practices of a large technology company.
  • Worked on an extensive electronic document review project for a major commercial litigation case
  • Managed and organized document review projects to screen for confidential and privileged information.
  • Assigned to various large document review projects involving products liability and anti-trust litigation.
  • Analyze Spanish and English electronic document review project, overseeing complex litigation matters.
  • Participate in multiple large-scale document review projects dealing with securities and environmental law.
  • Document review project involving breach of contract and abandonment claim involving large utility.
  • Document review project involving pooling of residential mortgage backed securities and bankruptcy.
  • Perform quality control on document review project related to finance litigation case.
  • Participated in large online document review project using Relativity review platform.
  • Provided training to subordinates and staff regarding document review projects.

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37. Discovery Phase

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Here's how Discovery Phase is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted detailed review and analysis of responsive and privileged documents during discovery phase of billion dollar securities fraud and anti-trust litigation.
  • Completed document review for the discovery phase of a large scale lawsuit concerning residential mortgage backed securities through the Relativity system
  • Led team of attorneys and paralegals in support of discovery phase of complex civil litigation for Fortune 500 telecommunications company.
  • Review documents in Spanish/French/Catalan/Italian/Portuguese, translate, issue spot and summarize for other associates and partners during discovery phase.
  • Advised trial team by analyzing large volume of documents produced electronically during the discovery phase of litigation.
  • Reviewed documents for privilege and responsiveness for production in the discovery phase of a large pharmaceutical investigation.
  • Reviewed high volume of documents in preparation for discovery phase of corporate litigation using Relativity platform.
  • Analyze documents in discovery phase of major litigation for responsiveness and attorney client privilege.
  • Reviewed client documents for privileged and confidential communications during the discovery phase of litigation.
  • Conduct various tasks in discovery phase in numerous complex business litigation cases using Relativity.
  • Reviewed and redacted documents for production in discovery phase of class action litigation.
  • Assisted with litigation matters/trial preparation for complex litigation cases in discovery phase.
  • Determined quality and utility of key documents during discovery phase of litigation.
  • Review and analysis of documents during discovery phase of complex reinsurance litigation.
  • Document review for discovery phase of corporate litigation and federal government oversight.
  • Analyzed documents during the discovery phase of a pharmaceutical patent infringement case.
  • Performed quality control of documents entering the discovery phase of litigation.
  • Identified noteworthy and privilege documents in preparation of potential discovery phase.
  • Prepared privilege and redaction logs in discovery phase of litigation.
  • Review and analyze documents during discovery phase of numerous lawsuits.

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38. Employment Laws

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Here's how Employment Laws is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Researched employment laws and discrimination and harassment in the workplace.
  • Research California and federal cases and statutes to determine employer compliance with relevant employment laws.
  • Provide preventive counseling to employers involving issues arising under various federal and state employment laws and administrative regulations.
  • Authored agency memorandum of understandings and standard operation of procedures relative to federal employment laws.
  • Reviewed and extracted pertinent information from company records for an employment lawsuit against a major national corporation
  • Advised businesses in modification and implementation of policies to effect compliance with employment laws and regulations.

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39. Court Hearings

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Here's how Court Hearings is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted legal research and attended numerous court hearings for criminal defense attorney.
  • Experienced in delivering clear communications and persuasive techniques in court hearings.
  • Participated in court hearings and settlement conferences.
  • Perform legal research; draft motions; attend court hearings and depositions on behalf of clients.
  • Represented clients at administrative, municipal, county, and district court hearings.
  • Conducted depositions and court hearings regarding asbestos litigation on behalf of the firm.
  • Assist on the real estate docket and handle eviction cases in court hearings.
  • Attend and take notes during court hearings, depositions, and mediation sessions.
  • Attended court hearings for attorney of record and aided in discovery.
  • Analyzed claims and devised legal strategies for upcoming court hearings.
  • Represented clients in meetings, depositions and court hearings.
  • Attended court hearings on behalf of institutional clients.
  • Represented clients at court hearings and other proceedings.
  • Prepare discovery materials, and attend court hearings.
  • Attended court hearings, mediation and depositions.
  • Lead in court hearings and court correspondence.
  • Make appearances in state court hearings.
  • Appeared for court hearings involving several areas including motions to dismiss, motions to quash and summary judgment motions.
  • attend court hearings, depositions, client meetings, case analysis
  • Prepared pleadings and attended weekly court hearings in Pierce, King and Snohomish Counties.

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40. Pharmaceutical Litigation

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Here's how Pharmaceutical Litigation is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted review of medical documents for pending pharmaceutical litigation suits regarding a failure to notify by a global pharmaceutical company.
  • Conduct electronic document review related to discovery and preparation for a high-profile pharmaceutical litigation involving litigants in several states.
  • Provided document review support in pharmaceutical litigation analyzing content for relevance to legal issues, prioritized and organized documents.
  • Reviewed thousands of documents in Relativity for responsiveness and privilege at or above acceptable review rate in pharmaceutical litigation.
  • Examined documents for privilege, responsiveness and relevance to potential objections in pharmaceutical litigation involving a Fortune 100 Company.
  • Analyzed documents for privilege, relevance and potential legal issues in connection with contract disputes and pharmaceutical litigation.
  • Conducted comprehensive e-document review for class action pharmaceutical litigation; assisted with construction and real estate matters.
  • Analyzed and coded documents for privilege and responsiveness relating to pharmaceutical litigation and contract disputes.
  • Assisted litigation team in organizing and reviewing documents for production in pharmaceutical litigation matter.
  • Reviewed pharmaceutical litigation documents for determination of privilege, relevance, and key issues.
  • Reviewed, evaluated, and coded documents in pharmaceutical litigation for relevance and privilege.
  • Reviewed, redacted and created privilege and redaction log for pharmaceutical litigation matter.
  • Performed duties for large corporate defendants in pharmaceutical litigation and other corporate matters.
  • Document production in pharmaceutical litigation requiring German translation and review, ANDA.
  • Reviewed discovery documents for privilege and responsiveness in complex pharmaceutical litigation.
  • Provided discovery and witness preparation support for a complex pharmaceutical litigation.
  • Performed online document review for relevancy for a pharmaceutical litigation.
  • Performed e-review of discovery documents in a pharmaceutical litigation.
  • Contracted for review of corporate acquisitions and pharmaceutical litigation.
  • Reviewed and classified documents for a pharmaceutical litigation matter.

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41. Documatrix

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Here's how Documatrix is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Reviewed documents employing DocuMatrix software to determine responsiveness, confidentiality and privilege in an employment based lawsuit claiming wrongful termination.
  • Conducted first-level privilege review, using DocuMatrix software, of FINRA investigation of large financial institution.
  • Utilized DocuMatrix to review electronic documents for responsiveness, privilege, and personal information.
  • Review and code documents for privilege, confidentiality and relevancy issues on DocuMatrix platform; 60+ hours per week.
  • Reviewed documents for responsiveness and privilege using Relativity and Documatrix software.
  • Used Documatrix to determine if documents were responsive for discovery.
  • Reviewed French pharmaceutical documents in Documatrix database in patent litigation.
  • Pepper Hamilton Pharmaceutical antitrust litigation utilizing Documatrix software.
  • Reviewed and coded electronic documents using the Citrix Documatrix program.
  • Experience using Relativity, Documatrix and Citrix.
  • Worked with Relativity, Documatrix, and Clearwell.
  • Conducted document review for various projects utilizing the Relativity, Clearwell and Documatrix platforms.
  • Worked efficiently in various platforms, including Attenex, Relativity, Lexis-Nexis, Servient, Documatrix, Rigntail and Coreview.

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42. Electronic Document Review

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Here's how Electronic Document Review is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted electronic document review for responsiveness as well as privileged and proprietary information; placed by Hudson Legal, client confidential.
  • Performed electronic document review for patent, securities, banking, derivatives, trademark and employment litigation utilizing the Relativity platform.
  • Conducted electronic document review to determine responsiveness, numerous issue coding and privilege of documents for complex breach of contract litigation.
  • Conducted electronic document review that included financial reports, banking and investment documents and privileged communications for a large litigation firm.
  • Performed electronic document review, including privileged document review, for in house council of large company involved in litigation.
  • Supervised 10 contract attorneys regarding electronic document review for a large oil and gas company concerning environmental compliance case.
  • Conduct extensive electronic document review utilizing compatible software ; assist with coordinating assignments and training of incoming contract attorneys.
  • Conducted electronic document review analyzing content for relevance to legal issues, using ITD and Relativity for large litigation firm
  • Performed electronic document review on various cases involving tax litigation, trademark infringements, real estate litigation and ERISA benefits
  • Developed and executed cost effective procedures for conducting electronic document reviews that maximized database productivity and project resource allocation.
  • Conducted electronic document review for identification of relevant, work-product and/or privileged documents on behalf of defendants in toxic-tort litigation
  • Conducted electronic document review for antitrust and patent litigation and applied complex rules of responsiveness, relevance and privilege.
  • Document & discovery review in plaintiff-based class action litigation using both electronic document review system and physical evidence.
  • Initial project entailed electronic document review for a vehicle manufacturer in a regulatory matter using the Relativity platform.
  • Completed voluminous electronic document review during the discovery process in preparation for trial; Prepared redaction log for production
  • Contract electronic document review of real property and other records for an investment firm using Relativity discovery software.
  • Conduct electronic document review in response to various complex, major litigation discovery requests in several languages.
  • Performed electronic document review for privilege and responsiveness on a financial insurance action; used Relativity software.
  • Conducted electronic document review for responsiveness, issues and privileged materials for Breach of Contract litigation.
  • Conducted electronic document review to determine responsiveness and privilege of documents for complex commercial bankruptcy suit.

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43. Corporate Documents

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Here's how Corporate Documents is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Analyzed correspondence, strategic plans, financial and other corporate documents within patent infringement litigation for a major pharmaceutical company.
  • Reviewed and analyzed legal and corporate documents for privilege, confidentiality and responsiveness in answer to requests from opposing counsel.
  • Analyzed numerous corporate documents for relevance, privilege and production in an SEC investigation along with redaction of privileged terms.
  • Performed accurate and reliable review and assessment of large volumes of complex corporate documents related to international anti-trust regulations.
  • Reviewed regulatory, financial, contract and corporate documents regarding complex litigation involving leading multinational companies.
  • Reviewed corporate documents, contracts and leases for aviation trade secret litigation for international aircraft lessor.
  • Worked independently and utilized my personal knowledge and judgment to evaluate thousands of corporate documents.
  • Analyzed corporate documents relative to mergers and acquisitions and litigation for nationally recognized law firms.
  • Analyzed corporate documents for privileged and proprietary elements in need of redaction before production.
  • Reviewed corporate documents for discovery in case involving Fortune 500 companies in antitrust litigation.
  • Reviewed and analyzed corporate documents in relation to an anti-trust matter against LCD manufacturers.
  • Participated in discovery for complex antitrust cases by analyzing corporate documents for privilege and responsiveness
  • Analyzed and organized corporate documents for determining privilege, responsiveness, and importance.
  • Analyzed corporate documents in preparation for corporate, defense litigation and/or state investigations.
  • Reviewed corporate documents using Catalyst and Relativity for production in preparation for litigation.
  • Reviewed and analyzed corporate documents and audio files in response to government investigations.
  • Analyzed sensitive corporate documents for responsiveness, critical issues, and privilege.
  • Reviewed and analyzed corporate documents, federal regulations, communications and filings.
  • Reviewed and analyzed corporate documents for admissions and other liability issues.
  • Research, analyze and summarize internal corporate documents for fraudulent activities.

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44. Financial Documents

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Here's how Financial Documents is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Identified issues and redacted relevant sections of highly technical financial documents for a class action case involving SEC Regulations and Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Review and categorize various corporate and financial documents for relevance and privilege in cases involving institutional investors in mortgage-backed securities.
  • Review of financial documents in support of bankruptcy concerning criminal fraud investigations, using 'Relativity' document review software.
  • Analyzed complex legal documents including contracts, spreadsheets, and other financial documents in preparation of corporate litigation.
  • Performed detailed review and analysis of documents and records, including business contracts, financial documents, communications.
  • Conducted investigation of aftermarket filter market by analyzing electronically stored information, including emails and financial documents.
  • Reviewed financial documents for responsiveness and plaintiff's account information, internal communications and correspondence.
  • Reviewed, interpreted, and analyzed legal and financial documents in preparation for litigation.
  • Document Review Specialist Reviewed and processed financial documents involved in a settlement transaction.
  • Reviewed financial documents including checks and account statements for evidence of fraudulent activity.
  • Reviewed and translated German-language financial documents for plaintiff in structured finance litigation.
  • Conducted second level privilege review of medical products and financial documents.
  • Reviewed and analyzed financial documents associated with defaulted mortgage and loan sales
  • Analyzed company spreadsheets, letters of distribution and other financial documents.
  • Reviewed financial documents and corporate communications to ensure SEC compliance.
  • Utilized Concordance to determine relevance and privilege of banking/financial documents.
  • Worked with Highland Capital reviewed financial documents for securities matter.
  • Analyzed corporate financial documents on behalf of bankruptcy creditors committee looking for improper payments to LBO firms and 1st lien creditors.
  • Analyze several types of legal documents including mortgage application files, emails, contracts, spreadsheets and other financial documents.
  • Analyzed and identified contents of spreadsheets, statements and other financial documents for relevance to the legal issues involved.

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45. Ensure Compliance

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Here's how Ensure Compliance is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Reviewed site acquisition contracts and supporting documents to ensure compliance with terms of negotiated agreements for telecommunications carrier.
  • Investigate suspicious legal and banking documents to ensure compliance with anti-money laundering and banking rules and regulations.
  • Perform advertising audit for an international identity theft company to ensure compliance and isolate required updates.
  • Analyzed business activities to ensure compliance with internal policies and procedures.
  • Review agreements for standard and non-standard terms and ensure compliance with Oracle s legal policies, practices and revenue recognition implications.
  • Liaised with members of a team in order to carry out procedures and ensure compliance with financial and federal regulations.
  • Traveled to client sites to determine which documents to review and produce; interviewed management and staff to ensure compliance.
  • Investigated charges and allegations to ensure compliance with all laws and constitutional limitations, law enforcement compliance and procedural rules.
  • Filed corporate annual reports for multiple entities in multiple states to ensure compliance and resolved forfeiture and suspended statuses.
  • Performed legal and financial analysis of business claimants to ensure compliance with the protocols of the BP Settlement Program.
  • Researched guidelines and reviewed global website for compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act and drafted recommendations to ensure compliance.
  • Assessed, reviewed, and edited contracts on behalf of J.P. Morgan Chase to ensure compliance with federal regulations.
  • Reviewed corporate contracts and marketing materials to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations as well as corporate policies.
  • Directed all aspects of the sale process to ensure compliance with the contract of sale and local regulations.
  • Drafted Physician Employment Agreements and reviewed them to ensure compliance with Fair Market Value and Stark regulations.
  • Draft, analyze, negotiate, and manage client contracts to ensure compliance and proper performance.
  • Reviewed information to ensure compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
  • Worked with foreign logistics providers as well as all partner companies to ensure compliance.
  • Analyzed plaintiff's documents to ensure compliance with state and federal laws and regulations.
  • Coded and redacted documents for special review to ensure compliance with international privacy laws.

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46. Privileged Information

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Here's how Privileged Information is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Reviewed approximately 300-1200 documents per day, reading for responsiveness to Department of Justice requests and confidentiality, and redacting privileged information
  • Analyze content for responsiveness, confidentiality, and privilege, redact confidential and privileged information, prepare privileged documents for logging.
  • Performed substantive document review of relevant and privileged information in connection with a patent infringement case opposing leading pharmaceutical manufacturers.
  • Reviewed and analyzed files for confidential and privileged information included in subpoena for Department of Justice and SEC investigations.
  • Reviewed relevant materials and appropriately withheld privileged information in accordance with a discovery agreement in employment settlement agreement.
  • Document Review: Determined relevancy of documents; Substantiated accuracy of privileged information; Assisted in confidentiality determinations.
  • Performed additional review of medical device class action suit by redacting confidential and privileged information from responsive documents.
  • Redacted confidential and privileged information, and created a privilege log for attorney-client privileged communications and attorney work-product.
  • Perform redaction of business confidential information, personal confidential information and privileged information before production of documents.
  • Prepared documents for production by determining responsiveness, redacting privileged information, and creating privilege logs.
  • Reviewed documents for a FTC investigation * Redacted privileged information * Coded documents for responsiveness using Relativity
  • Reviewed documents for privileged information, relevancy and subject issue by using the Relativity platform.
  • Reviewed documents for an Employment Arbitration matter * Created a privilege log * Redacted privileged information
  • Reviewed litigation documents to determine if they contain relevant, confidential or privileged information.
  • Consulted with foreign language translators to review foreign language documents for privileged information.
  • Composed privilege logs to identify content without disclosing privileged information contained therein.
  • Assisted with drafting privilege logs and redacting confidential and privileged information.
  • Redacted privileged information from clinical research study and medical documents.
  • Review client electronic documents to redact confidential and privileged information.
  • Reviewed for responsiveness and privileged information for civil litigation.

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48. LLC

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Here's how LLC is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Have been requested by Hudson Legal and Discover Ready LLC to engage in the quality control and privilege process.
  • Prepare owner agreements (i.e., limited partnership agreements, LLC operating agreements, shareholders' agreements).
  • Served as part of document review team for Foster Pepper, PLLC, for patent infringement case.
  • Draft LLC operating agreements, lease agreements and cease and desist letters on behalf of corporations.
  • Drafted court petitions, affidavits, asset purchase agreements, and LLC operating agreements.
  • Represented Court-appointed receiver in SEC v. Cobalt Multifamily Investors I, LLC, et.
  • Hired out on a temporary basis for document review through Update Legal LLC.
  • Formed and maintained record books for various entities: LLC, INC, 501(c) 3, non-profit corporations.
  • Evaluate rescission of LLC membership interest and evidentiary issues regarding e-mail and prior lawsuits
  • Drafted Partnership Agreements, LLCs, Articles of Incorporation, Shareholder Agreements, and Private Placement Memorandum for start-up/venture clients.
  • Worked with the firm Bush & Ramirez, LLC Reviewed documents in hurricane Ike litigation
  • Performed document review for client law firms through Balint Brown & Basri LLC.
  • Contract Attorney Projectory, LLC, Richmond, V.A.
  • Establish multi member LLCs and other business organizations.
  • Conducted UCC/liens/judgment searches and dissolved Delaware LPs, corporations, and LLCs (at Skadden).

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49. Discovery Process

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Here's how Discovery Process is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Decreased operating costs by developing goal-oriented team able to accurately and efficiently complete discovery process prior to deadline.
  • Evaluate complex documents to determine responsiveness in preparation for litigation during the discovery process.
  • Coordinated the discovery process of product liability mass-tort and medical malpractice litigation.
  • Conducted request of and synthesized documents during the discovery process.
  • Reviewed documents during discovery process in corporate litigation
  • Review thousands of documents for relevancy and potential privilege issues as part of the discovery process for pending or active litigation.
  • Prepared and organized exhibits for hearings, assisted in the production and review of documents as part of the discovery process.
  • Assisted in discovery process of complex corporate litigation including: bankruptcy, fraudulent conveyance, toxic torts, S.E.C.
  • Examined, selected and coded documents as part of the discovery process in accordance with established Federal Law.
  • Assisted with discovery process at major corporations and major law firms through various legal employment agencies.
  • Utilize Business to Business, Case Central, and other related software to manage discovery process.
  • Assist with the electronic review and discovery process of contracts, emails, and meeting minutes.
  • Aided in the discovery process of a major antitrust case concentrating on matters of privilege.
  • Impact: Uncovered important documents within discovery process due to sharp eye for detail.
  • Helped corporate counsel manage the discovery process for all ongoing class action litigation.
  • Managed 4 member team for discovery process; met discovery and reporting requirements.
  • Worked with teams to identify potential issues affecting the discovery process.
  • Implemented changes in protocol that is crucial to the discovery process.
  • Advised clients through the discovery process and preparation for mediation.
  • Helped senior attorneys throughout the discovery process.

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50. Rmbs

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Here's how Rmbs is used in Contract Attorney jobs:
  • Recovered funds on behalf of government-sponsored entity stemming from residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) losses.
  • Review documents relating to RMBS in order to identify intentional misrepresentation by investment banks.
  • Reviewed documents for attorney-client privilege and substantive factual issues in RMBS litigation.
  • Conducted Residential Mortgaged-Backed Securities (RMBS) document review.
  • Examined and analyzed financial statements from lenders suspected of RMBS fraud made to government home loan lender enterprises.
  • Worked on government second request laws pertaining to RMBS, using Relativity, for Washington D.C. law firm.
  • Document Review attorney in defense of major multinational financial institutions for RMBS, LIBOR, and AML.
  • Document review on mortgage backed securities (RMBS) using relativity document review Software.
  • Examined Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (RMBS) transactions and evaluated risk.
  • Action alleging fraud and breach of contract in the issuance of RMBS securities
  • Project required knowledge of the marketing and valuation of RMBS.
  • Engaged in document review relating to RMBS issues.
  • Performed discovery-related tasks on RMBS case.
  • Document Review/Discovery Support for RMBS case.
  • Review CMBS, RMBS, and ABS offerings and data.
  • reviewed documents related to RMBS matters - identified privileged and non-privileged documents
  • Mortgage case centered on the origination, securitization, sales and servicing of various residential mortgage backed securities (RMBS).
  • Co-supervised a team of 15 contract attorneys in various patent, IP, RMBS, and antitrust litigations.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Contract Attorney

E-Discovery16.6%
Privilege Log12.4%
Legal Documents11.9%
Relevant Documents10.3%
Counsel6%
Civil Litigation5.8%
Class Action Lawsuit3.8%
Real Estate3.3%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Contract Attorney

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
E-Discovery
E-Discovery
12.6%
12.6%
2
2
Privilege Log
Privilege Log
9.3%
9.3%
3
3
Legal Documents
Legal Documents
8.9%
8.9%
4
4
Relevant Documents
Relevant Documents
7.8%
7.8%
5
5
Counsel
Counsel
4.6%
4.6%
6
6
Civil Litigation
Civil Litigation
4.3%
4.3%
7
7
Class Action Lawsuit
Class Action Lawsuit
2.8%
2.8%
8
8
Real Estate
Real Estate
2.5%
2.5%
9
9
Litigation Support
Litigation Support
2.2%
2.2%
10
10
Intellectual Property
Intellectual Property
2.1%
2.1%
11
11
Patent Infringement
Patent Infringement
2.1%
2.1%
12
12
Trial Preparation
Trial Preparation
2%
2%
13
13
Premises Liability
Premises Liability
2%
2%
14
14
Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy
2%
2%
15
15
Concordance
Concordance
2%
2%
16
16
LLP
LLP
1.8%
1.8%
17
17
Level Document Review
Level Document Review
1.7%
1.7%
18
18
Due Diligence
Due Diligence
1.6%
1.6%
19
19
Personal Injury Cases
Personal Injury Cases
1.5%
1.5%
20
20
QC
QC
1.5%
1.5%
21
21
Electronic Discovery
Electronic Discovery
1.4%
1.4%
22
22
Kroll
Kroll
1.4%
1.4%
23
23
Ringtail
Ringtail
1.3%
1.3%
24
24
Federal Trade Commission
Federal Trade Commission
1.2%
1.2%
25
25
Fcpa
Fcpa
1.2%
1.2%
26
26
DOJ
DOJ
1.1%
1.1%
27
27
Family Law
Family Law
1.1%
1.1%
28
28
Document Production
Document Production
0.9%
0.9%
29
29
Corrupt Practices
Corrupt Practices
0.9%
0.9%
30
30
Deposition Summaries
Deposition Summaries
0.9%
0.9%
31
31
Contract Disputes
Contract Disputes
0.9%
0.9%
32
32
Quality Control Review
Quality Control Review
0.8%
0.8%
33
33
Internal Investigations
Internal Investigations
0.8%
0.8%
34
34
Securities Fraud
Securities Fraud
0.8%
0.8%
35
35
Patent Applications
Patent Applications
0.8%
0.8%
36
36
Document Review Project
Document Review Project
0.8%
0.8%
37
37
Discovery Phase
Discovery Phase
0.7%
0.7%
38
38
Employment Laws
Employment Laws
0.7%
0.7%
39
39
Court Hearings
Court Hearings
0.7%
0.7%
40
40
Pharmaceutical Litigation
Pharmaceutical Litigation
0.6%
0.6%
41
41
Documatrix
Documatrix
0.6%
0.6%
42
42
Electronic Document Review
Electronic Document Review
0.6%
0.6%
43
43
Corporate Documents
Corporate Documents
0.6%
0.6%
44
44
Financial Documents
Financial Documents
0.6%
0.6%
45
45
Ensure Compliance
Ensure Compliance
0.6%
0.6%
46
46
Privileged Information
Privileged Information
0.6%
0.6%
47
47
Legal Services
Legal Services
0.6%
0.6%
48
48
LLC
LLC
0.5%
0.5%
49
49
Discovery Process
Discovery Process
0.5%
0.5%
50
50
Rmbs
Rmbs
0.5%
0.5%

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