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Legal Consulting – Litigation & Investigations Senior Consultant

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Protiviti

5d ago

  • Job
    Full-time
    Mid Level
  • Legal
  • Dallas, +1
  • Quick Apply

Requirements

  • You enjoy litigation and investigation responsibilities.
  • You are motivated to learn and interested in all things related to litigation and investigation, including the latest trends and developments.
  • You can analyze information coherently and critically as well as dissecting complex legal issues.
  • You can conduct extensive research and gather relevant information about cases, legal precedents, laws, and regulations.
  • You are passionate about building relationships with clients and providing clients with exceptional experiences.
  • You have an inherent interest in project management and team leadership.
  • You contribute to a positive team culture that fosters open communication among all engagement team members.
  • You create development opportunities for others and ways for your team to improve our clients and communities.
  • You have interest in working with a diverse portfolio of clients across multiple industries.
  • Do Your Talents Include the Following?
  • Experience with or understanding of:
  • Conducting thorough investigative research into legal precedents, regulations, facts of the case, and other relevant information.
  • Analyzing findings to identify key issues, risks, and potential strategies for client advisement.
  • Collaborating with attorneys, forensic accountants, and other consultants in preparing for depositions, trials, arbitration hearings, or regulatory inquiries.
  • Developing comprehensive reports detailing research findings, analyses, and recommendations for various stakeholders.
  • Engage in fact-finding missions including interviews with witnesses or involved parties to gather pertinent information.
  • Assisting in managing e-discovery processes
  • Advising clients on risk management strategies related to pending litigation or potential disputes.
  • Remain current on legislative changes that may impact ongoing cases or future litigation risks for clients.
  • Evaluating, summarizing, organizing, and interpreting data.
  • Establishing and cultivating business relationships and a professional network.
  • Supervisory experience of teams including mentoring, oversight and review of work, coordination across teams, and understanding how to motivate.
  • Your Educational and Professional Qualifications:
  • A Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school is highly preferred; alternatively, a background in forensic accounting or criminal justice may be considered depending on experience.
  • Minimum 3+ years of experience within a legal setting focused on litigation or investigations work.
  • Experience with e-discovery tools & technologies Negotiation experience Background working directly with clients in consultative roles.
  • Demonstrated analytical skills with a strong ability to distill complex information into clear insights.
  • Excellent research abilities paired with superior written and oral communication skills.
  • Proven track record of attention to detail coupled with strong organizational capabilities.
  • Resilience & perseverance through extended projects as well as ethical integrity within all professional activities.

Responsibilities

  • As a Senior Consultant, you will be a mentor, trainer, and coach to Interns and Consultants as you facilitate the successful completion of project work plans. You’ll identify areas of risk and opportunities to increase efficiency. You’ll strengthen relationships and deepen your abilities to communicate, gain trust, and network with client personnel and professional associates. At the direction of Managers, you may accept responsibility for decision-making in areas including establishing project scope and work plans, project staffing, preparation of deliverables, and application of methodologies.

Global Business Consulting

Consulting
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
2002
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Protiviti (www.protiviti.com) is a global consulting firm that delivers deep expertise, objective insights, a tailored approach and unparalleled collaboration to help leaders confidently face the future. Protiviti and our independent and locally owned Member Firms provide clients with consulting and managed solutions in finance, technology, operations, data, analytics, governance, risk and internal audit through our network of more than 85 offices in over 25 countries. Named to the 2021 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, Protiviti has served more than 60 percent of Fortune 1000 and 35 percent of Fortune Global 500 companies. The firm also works with smaller, growing companies, including those looking to go public, as well as with government agencies. Protiviti is a wholly owned subsidiary of Robert Half (NYSE: RHI). Founded in 1948, Robert Half is a member of the S&P 500 index.