Legal Automation Consultant


London, England, United Kingdom Remote

Full time


Nov 18


Working as part of the Document Automation team, Legal Automation Consultants are responsible for the development of practice facing automation solutions. They also work to raise awareness and promote the use of Document Automation in the firm and support the technical management of associated systems.

Expectations Of The Role

  • Delivering a first-class document automation service
  • Fostering strong working relationships to enable the identification of innovative automation opportunities
  • Design and implement automated document assembly solutions, ensuring these are fully documented and knowledge is shared within the team
  • Proactively promote and raise awareness of the firm’s world class document automation capability
  • Facilitate educational sessions
  • Identify opportunities for system enhancements
  • Establish relationships with software vendors
  • Assess market trends and developments in the legal automation industry

Experience Required

  • Experience of working within document automation, within the Legal sector
  • An excellent working knowledge of Contract Express – Advanced Author certification
  • Document assembly experience
  • Knowledge of change management methods and tools would be preferred
  • Familiarity with tools and technologies within the Legal Tech arena

What We Are Looking For

  • The ability to engage and influence and variety of stakeholders at various levels of seniority
  • A willingness to challenge the status quo
  • An analytical individual with a keen eye for detail
  • A team player who can also work autonomously when needed
  • Strong time management and prioritisation skills

The Team

You will be part of a truly global team, with colleagues in our German, Polish and Hong Kong offices, amongst others.

Your role will be aligned to specific Practice areas, working with them to raise the profile of document automation, and will offer you plenty of learning opportunities as part of a supportive team.


Joining Team Linklaters will see you qualify for a range of benefits designed to reward the vital contribution you'll be making to our success. These include:


Private Medical Insurance

Free in-house fitness centre and subsidized health club membership

On site GP service


Contributory pension

Maternity/paternity/shared parental leave

Income protection


Additional holiday/birthday leave

Matched giving

Travel insurance and season ticket loan

Option to join social and sporting clubs, including football, netball, choir and cycling

Technical Skills

This list of duties and responsibilities above is not exhaustive. It is intended to describe the general content of, and requirements for, the performance of this job. As such, the role may also include the undertaking of additional tasks as required.

Application Policy

Applications are only accepted online via the portal. Any queries or profiles must be directed to the lateral recruitment team on: and not the practice or partners.

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