Richards Layton & Finger

Professional Staff

Our professional staff plays an integral role in delivering the exceptional service that stands as the bedrock of our firm’s reputation. We deeply value our professional staff and promote a welcoming, supportive environment that enables our team to reach their professional and personal goals.

We look for extraordinary individuals with a track record of success and a commitment to the Delaware community. Current staff job openings include:

Senior Conflicts Analyst

Richards, Layton & Finger, Delaware’s largest law firm, seeks a detail-oriented Senior Conflicts Analyst for its team in Wilmington, DE. This position’s responsibilities would include:

  • Ability to coordinate conflicts and research team members to ensure adherence to procedures, search methods, etc.
  • Performing conflicts of interest searches for new business, business development, lateral hires, etc.
  • Reviewing and analyzing conflicts search results and flagging pertinent hits that should be further reviewed by Counsel and/or Management
  • Provides due diligence research via third party resources as needed; assists the Records Manager with special projects
  • Assists with developing procedures and workflows for processing conflicts of interest requests; maintains Outside Counsel Guidelines information
  • Business intake review
  • Provide remote weekend coverage for conflicts one weekend per month and works overtime as needed. Share holiday coverage with other team members.

The ideal candidate would have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree; JD, MLS or MLIS degree is a plus:
  • 3+ years’ experience in a law firm
  • Experience running conflicts searches and knowledge of software including but not limited to LegalKey, IntApp, Elite, Outlook, Word, etc.
  • Detail oriented with excellent follow through on search results, projects, etc.; good oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate with a diverse group of individuals
  • Advanced proficiency in online research and legal databases.
  • Be analytical, detail oriented and able to problem solve.

Please send resume to danforth@rlf.com.