6 days old

Legal Project Manager

Portland, Maine 04101

Verrill is actively reviewing resumes for a Legal Project Manager in our Portland, Maine office. As one of New England’s top full-service law firms, we are interested in adding the best individuals to our team. Members of our staff enjoy a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and life insurances, retirement plans, tuition reimbursement, and vacation and personal time off. Verrill is currently implementing a hybrid work environment across all our offices.


The Legal Project Manager will work closely with senior management and client service teams to establish best practices for the efficient management of client engagements throughout the full matter lifecycle and identify opportunities to provide enhanced efficiency and quality in service delivery through alternative uses of people, processes, and technology. This position leads the discussions of engagement management strategy, goals and related deliverables and manages matters through scoping; pricing; resource planning; delivery and monitoring; identifying, revising, and pricing scope changes; and reviewing and identifying opportunities for service quality or efficiency improvement – and introducing innovative working practices and tools. This is a full-time, exempt position reporting directly to the Chief Operating Officer.


The ideal candidate will have prior experience working with law firms or corporate legal departments on legal project management. A Legal Project Management or Project Management Professional Certification is required. A strong academic record (JD or MBA, is a plus). Candidates should be familiar with one or more e-billing platforms and able to spot opportunities to improve effectiveness through process analysis and re-engineering. Experience with 3E, Iridium, iManage or CoreRelate is a plus. The ideal candidate will have strong analytical skills, communicate effectively, and excel at working collaboratively to build strong working relationships. The successful applicant will understand law firm economics and financial management within a full-service law firm environment.


Please send resume and cover letter to:

Kimberly Corbett, Recruiting Coordinator



Verrill is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please visit our website at www.verrill-law.com



Posted: 2021-10-14 Expires: 2021-11-28

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