Transaction Advisor at Litera Microsystems

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As a Transaction Adviser on Litera's Transaction Management team, you will be expected to apply your project management and communication skills while displaying a positive, high-energy attitude. You will be a part of a broader team, working to create a new market that transforms legal service delivery through solutions that streamline the transaction process. You will serve as a trusted advisor and process consultant for our law firm customers and their transaction teams as they leverage the Litera Transaction Management platform to manage, track and close corporate legal transactions. Litera's Transaction Advisers require the strategic sensibilities of a business consultant, the empathetic approach of a customer support specialist and the attention to detail of an attorney.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with attorneys and legal services teams towards optimal utilization of Litera's Transaction Management platform on all phases of a corporate transaction, including due diligence, document negotiation, signings, and transaction closings
  • Provide ongoing and responsive, project-level, expert support to customer teams as they leverage Litera's Transaction Management platform
  • Develop a trusted advisor relationship with customer stakeholders in order to create champions and advocates
  • Align closely with Transaction Management Growth Consultants to articulate the value of Litera's Transaction Management platform to customer teams on an ongoing basis
  • Provide customer feedback internally to Litera's Product team to influence the product road map
  • Design, facilitate and execute seamless and highly-tailored user training experiences to achieve maximum levels of user satisfaction
  • Travel is required
Required Skills/ Experience
  • Excellent presenter and communicator who is articulate, passionate and knowledgeable with the ability to learn and execute upon customers' project objectives quickly and accurately
  • Strong initiative, drive and self-direction
  • Detail-oriented, with the ability to prioritize and order tasks effectively
  • Proficiency at juggling multiple tasks under time-pressure
  • Experience engaging effectively with legal professionals at the partner and non-partner levels, as well as with front-line law firm specialists and administrators
  • Experience facilitating active engagement of enterprise legal management and/or legal operations management solutions
  • Legal background or experience as a corporate lawyer, paralegal, legal project manager, legal engineer or have gained similar market understanding in a role within a technology company that serves the legal industry
  • Experience in legal services, customer success, project management or solutions consulting within the Legal sector
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all organizational levels


  • 3+ years in the Legal sector
  • The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, customer-centric and detail-oriented, ideally with a mix of product, solutions, and legal experience as a corporate lawyer, paralegal, legal project manager, legal engineer or have gained similar market understanding in a role within a technology company that serves the legal industry is a plus, but not a requirement
  • Bachelor's degree; graduate-level legal degree and/or certification a plus, but not required

Who We Are: 
Litera, headquartered in Chicago, IL, is a fast-growing software company and one of the leading legal technology suppliers in the world. Serving over 90% of the world's largest law firms, our software is used by hundreds of thousands of lawyers every day. As a company recently selected for Crain's Best Places to Work in Chicago, we believe professional development, rewards programs, open communication, and transparent leadership all contribute to a unique and open work environment. Our employees are driven, energetic, passionate, and have the ability to make a direct impact on the future of the company.

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Our office in Riverside Plaza looks over the river, is close to several train and bus stops and a short walk away from restaurants downtown.

An Insider's view of Litera Microsystems

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Our culture is heavily focused on collaboration and growth, and everyone is approachable, from the CEO right through to the developers. Though I'm in sales, I regularly speak with our customer success, product, and marketing teams.


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How has your career grown since starting at the company?

The best part of working here has been the opportunity to grow and learn. I started when I was 23 and have had many different roles and responsibilities on my journey with the company.


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What is your vision for the company?

At Litera Microsystems, we know that a great culture emerges from the people you hire. We hire the best and brightest, and take pride in taking care of our employees who in return, take care of us and our clients.


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How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

I'm inspired by the talented group of people I work with. One of the many benefits of working with a small company is that everyone has a direct impact on the outcome of our business. There is a sense of pride and ownership.


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What are Litera Microsystems Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

Our benefits package goes beyond health insurance, PTO and 401ks. We provide our employees with plenty of opportunities for volunteering, flexible work hours, options to occasionally work from home, snacks in the kitchen and group happy hours.

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