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Conflicts Reporting Analyst

Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins

England, UK
Posted on Friday, May 12, 2023
Job Description

Latham & Watkins, a global law firm consistently ranked among the top firms in the world, is seeking a Conflicts Reporting Analyst to join our dynamic Conflicts and Office of the General Counsel team in Manchester.

About Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins is dedicated to hiring and developing the best and brightest. A key to Latham’s success and our continued ability to deliver the highest quality service to our clients is our “one-firm” culture – a spirit of teamwork and shared commitment to quality across our offices worldwide that has long distinguished Latham from other law firms.

About The Office

The Manchester office is home to a wide range of departments and business staff who support the firm globally across a range of specialist functions from technology and human resources to finance and accounting. We value our people with an inclusive and supportive culture; our communities with our commitment to give back; and our planet through ever more sustainable operations. The Manchester office is often at the cutting edge of developing new ways to deliver first-class services to clients and colleagues, drawing on diverse backgrounds and expertise, making it a vibrant and dynamic workplace.

About The Role

As a Conflicts Reporting Analyst, you will be responsible for preparing and analysing standard conflicts reports regarding incoming attorneys and new client business. Other key responsibilities include:

  • Communicating with attorneys and staff regarding conflict check results and any missing information from the Intapp request form.
  • Updating data in the conflicts databases as necessary and conducting corporate research using internal and external information resources.
  • Obtaining the necessary guidance from attorneys or other Conflicts staff regarding understanding the requirements to properly evaluate the conflicts check.
  • Analysing when necessary, standard new business and lateral conflicts checks such as advisory, NDAs, transactional checks and others.
  • Supports project requests from the Ethics Committee, Client Intake Committee, the Deputy General Counsel, and others.
About You

Join our team if you:

  • Exhibit an advanced ability to perceive and analyse problems and develop alternative strategies to solve them
  • Have well developed and professional interpersonal skills; ability to effectively interface with attorneys, management, support staff and outside contacts.
  • Have organizational skills needed to manage time well, prioritize effectively, and handle multiple deadlines and multiple projects simultaneously.
And have:

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Experience in a law firm or other professional services firm is preferred.
  • Experience with Intapp Open software preferred.
We encourage you to apply!

Successful candidates will not only be provided with an outstanding opportunity, but will also be provided with a generous total compensation package with bonuses awarded in recognition of both individual and firm performance. Eligible employees can participate in Latham’s comprehensive benefit program which includes:

  • Health insurance as well as group income protection and life assurance
  • A pension plan
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee discounts
  • And more!
Latham & Watkins is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our commitment to diversity, equal opportunity and sustainability enables Latham & Watkins to draw from a remarkable wealth of talent to create one of the world's leading law firms.

Latham & Watkins' lawyers, paralegals, and professional staff worldwide comprise a rich mixture of different races, ethnic backgrounds, religions, sexual orientations, cultures, and primary languages. Our diversity makes us who we are.

What sets Latham & Watkins apart is our commitment to our pro bono work and sustainability initiatives. Latham's dedication to pro bono work is a source of pride and reflects a fundamental part of the firm’s culture. For more information about our pro bono work, please click here.

Latham & Watkins is committed to supporting the long-term sustainability of the environment, you can find more information on our sustainability programs by visiting our Latham Sustainability webpage.