Position: Research or Law Librarian
Location: Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP – Washington, DC
Originally posted on the UMD iSchool MLS listserv.
Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP seeks a dynamic Law Librarian to assist its top-tier communications, trademark and energy practices in Washington, DC. This position is responsible for managing the operations of the library, offering professional law library services to attorneys/staff, and performing substantive research and marketing duties. Additional responsibilities include preparing and monitoring budgets, managing our social media presence, maintaining and expanding our Intranet portal, assisting with the external promotion of the firm, and monitoring legislative and policy developments.
We provide competitive compensation and benefits, and an enjoyable, good-natured work environment. The firm consistently is involved in cutting-edge legal, policy, transactional, and business issues for a broad array of industry-leading clients. We also have managed to avoid strict hierarchies, thick policy manuals, or a bureaucratic outlook.
This position is ideally suited for someone who is capable of working independently, with minimal supervision, and equally well as part of a team.
MLS or equivalent experience
Legal research experience desired
Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in library management, web design and/or marketing preferred
Demonstrated aptitude for research and analysis
Experience with a wide variety of electronic resources such as Lexis, Bloomberg BNA, and other standard law library applications.
Pamela Christian Wilson
Human Resources Manager
1800 M Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036