Legal Information Analyst

Primary Objective(s)

The Legal Information Analyst position is primarily responsible for conducting in-depth research and analysis of legal information to identify the unique value of Westlaw content and features and distinguish those from competitors in dramatic ways.

The Legal Information Analyst must be able to analyze large amounts of complicated legal information, critically assess the strengths of content and features, and distill content and feature benefits to their essence. Westlaw product expertise, advanced legal research skills, presentation building, creativity, and a passion for delivering quality work are essential to this position.



Key Responsibilities

  • Conducting significant and advanced legal research across all types of content and practice areas
  • Assessing, analyzing and interpreting legal information
  • Identifying relationships and patterns among legal information sets
  • Exploring new methods of research to increase efficiency in finding examples of differentiation
  • Communicating findings with manager, team members, and other internal stakeholders
  • Collaborating with team members, product development, and attorney editors to effectively understand and leverage Westlaw content and features

Thomson Reuters provides professionals with the intelligence, technology and human expertise they need to find trusted answers. We enable professionals in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, and media markets to make the decisions that matter most, all powered by the world's most trusted news organization.

  • JD required
  • Admission to a state bar preferred
  • 1–3 years of legal experience preferred
  • Strong legal research skills with experience using Westlaw and/or other online legal research tools
  • Ability to interpret, analyze, organize, and express complex legal material quickly and accurately
  • Ability to effectively handle and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously in a quickly changing environment
  • Ability to work independently, consistently meet deadlines, and achieve individual objectives within larger team projects
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills including applications such as the Microsoft Office applications Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; advanced Excel skills are preferred

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With over 60,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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