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Kathleen Bruner

Kathleen Bruner

Senior Research Librarian

Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP

Greater Chicago Area

A highly skilled Senior Research Librarian with over 13 years of law firm experience conducting research for the attorneys at my firm. I consider myself an expert researcher, a very proficient user of many databases and electronic resources, including LexisNexis, Lexis Securities Mosaic, Accurint, PACER, Courtlink, and PLC. ...

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Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP

Senior Research Librarian

• Mange library assistant, oversee work flow, write yearly review
• Preform legal and non-legal research using print and electronic resources
• Expert user of LexisNexis, Westlaw, Morningstar, Accurint, Lexis Securities Mosaic, Courtlink, Pacer, Practical Law Company, Intelliconnect Banking, and business research platforms
• Working knowledge of the U.S. legal system and related legal materials, federal and state legislative processes, County and City Legislative processes
• Provide summary reports and analysis of research when appropriate
• Research and compile business development/competitive intelligence reports
• Compile background reports on individuals or corporations
• Exercise independent judgment and discretion in providing reference services in a cost effective and efficient manner in order to minimize costs to clients and the Firm
• Prepare legislative histories
• Organize speakers/trainers for practice group meetings
• Research new online resource and negotiate contracts
• Stay current on rapidly changing technology developments relating to online research
• Participate in collection development including online and print resource services and assisting users with questions related to these services
• Provide computer training for various library research applications and troubleshooting problems
• Market the library though client related news and court alerts, new product update alerts and training, brief skill specific emails, and practice group meetings
• Participate in orientation and training programs for legal and non-legal staff