Managed and executed research requests comprising a wide variety of business, industry, market, executive and competitive intelligence data for the business development department personnel and firm attorneys in accordance with requested specifications and research budget guidelines. Synthesized information gathered to provide succinct and relevant company profiles, industry overviews, biographical summaries, and an analysis of key transactions, metrics, industry trends, litigation and competitor activity. Performed patent & trademark searches; federal and/or state legislative and regulatory history; court dockets and expert witness research; precedent searching of public and private securities offerings. Assisted in drafting model documents and best practice materials in records management. Provided insights to various practice groups particularly the life sciences group with regard to trends etc. Assisted with the design and implementation of the firm’s intranet portal content management, and writing assignments for an e-newsletter. Aided the firm’s practice groups to focus on model documents and best practices for retaining and storing documents of precedential value.