Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has an exciting opportunity for a Research Specialist in several locations (New York City, NY; Dallas or Houston, TX; Southern CA, and Washington, DC). Under the immediate supervision of the Research Services Manager, the Research Specialist is responsible for performing and managing requests for legal, corporate, business development and other research, especially with a focus for some of the firm’s transactional and policy groups. The Research Specialist is expected to serve as a positive role model and mentor, and to perform all responsibilities with a commitment to providing superior service to the firm’s attorneys, advisors and staff, efficient and effective departmental operations, and an atmosphere of teamwork and continuous improvement. Above all, the Research Specialist must fulfill the needs of the firm in a manner which is consistent with the Firm's Core Values.
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