2017-02-08"1">Positions AvailableATTO
Experience: Entry-Level
Location: Chicago Loop
E-mail: projects.recruiting@axiomlaw.com
URL: www.axiomlaw.com
Area of Practice: Contracts

Reviewer - Contracts, Chicago




Job Title: Reviewer - Contracts, Chicago

Axiom is a recognized leader in the business of law and growing faster than anyone in the industry. We're a new category of professional services firm that applies best practices from other industries to help General Counsel do legal work intelligently.

Our Projects teams bring a process-led, professionally managed approach to tackle complex, large-scale contracts projects for our Fortune 500 clients across a span of industries, including financial services, consumer, manufacturing, health & life sciences, and energy.

We are currently looking to add tech savvy, thoughtful, intellectually curious Reviewers to join us as we work to change the legal industry for the better. This is a great opportunity for entry-level and experienced law school grads to get hands-on exposure to sophisticated projects in an environment that supports professional growth in a collegial atmosphere.

Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing a large volume of contracts efficiently and accurately, working closely with the team to maintain best quality work product
  • Working with Project Managers to meet on-time deliverables and support project budgets and deadlines
  • Reading complex agreements, including commercial, vendor, and financial services documents with meticulous attention to detail, while analyzing and extracting key information
  • Communicating with clients when necessary, maintaining excellent communication skills and a professional and warm approach


  • Qualifications:

  • In-depth understanding of commercial agreements, their structure and terms
  • Ability to analyze substantive, dense material in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency with computer software, including online review tools and the Microsoft office suite; ability to learn proprietary programs
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; a high level of professionalism and outstanding business judgment are always appreciated
  • Previous quality control, compliance, and document review experience is a plus
  • Embodiment of the Axiom core values of being Irresistible, Fresh, Committed, & Thoughtful


  • Education:

  • Juris Doctorate degree preferred.


  • Who We Are

    Axiom, a recognized leader in the business of law, is the world's largest and fastest growing non-traditional provider of legal services. Combining deep legal and business expertise with operational prowess, Axiom works closely with leading law departments to improve their risk profiles, lower cost, and create more value for their corporations. With 1,400+ employees, the firm serves nearly half of the Fortune 100 through 16 offices and 5 delivery centers globally.

    This position is with the Projects team - a group of passionate people introducing fresh ideas to a tradition-bound profession. We're selective in our hiring and focused on creating a unique and addictive culture. With over 900 people across 11 offices globally, Axiom works with nearly half of the Fortune 100. Axiom's unique approach has been featured in the Wall Street Journal and The Economist

    Intrigued? Learn more about us and see our other open positions on our website at www.axiomlaw.com

    Axiom is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.

    As a member of an ISO Compliant center, all hires will be required to follow the policies and procedures on Information Security Management System in place at the Houston Center and globally at Axiom. As a member of our team, you will have access to various company and client assets and will be required to maintain the level of security as identified for each asset.

    Send resume to projects.recruiting@axiomlaw.com, email link on top of page