Legal Financial Systems Manager – Aderant

$120,000 - $140,000 yearly
Job Category: Accounting & Finance
Position Type: Direct Hire / Permanent
Work Model: Hybrid
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Job ID: 140340
Benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance
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LaSalle Network has partnered with a prestigious law firm based in Chicago, IL, seeking a skilled and dynamic Legal Financial Systems Manager – Aderant to lead the implementation and conversion of their financial systems from ProLaw to Aderant.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in financial systems management within the legal industry and a proven track record of successful system conversions. This role offers a hybrid work arrangement with two days per week in our client’s Chicago office. Candidates must be location to Chicago, IL.


Legal Financial Systems Manager – Aderant Responsibilities:

  • Lead the end-to-end project management of converting financial systems from ProLaw to Aderant
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders and external consultants to ensure a seamless transition
  • Develop and execute a detailed project plan, including timelines, milestones and resource allocation
  • Oversee the daily operations and maintenance of the firm’s financial systems
  • Ensure the integrity, accuracy and security of financial data
  • Monitor system performance and implement enhancements to improve efficiency
  • Work closely with the finance, IT and legal teams to understand their requirements and integrate them into the system
  • Provide training and support to end-users to maximize the system's effectiveness
  • Act as the primary point of contact for any system-related issues or queries
  • Plan and manage the data migration process, ensuring data accuracy and completeness
  • Perform rigorous testing and validation to ensure the successful migration of all financial data
  • Develop and generate financial reports and analytics to support decision-making
  • Utilize Aderant’s reporting tools to create customized reports for various departments
  • Ensure the financial systems comply with industry standards, regulations and best practices
  • Stay updated with the latest developments in financial systems technology and legal industry trends

Legal Financial Systems Manager – Aderant Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Information Systems or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience in financial systems management, preferably within a law firm
  • Proven experience with ProLaw and Aderant, including system implementation and conversion projects
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to lead complex projects and meet deadlines
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Proficient in data migration, system testing and validation processes
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to maintaining high data integrity and accuracy

Legal Financial Systems Manager – Aderant Benefits:
  • Competitive salary up to $130,000 per year
  • Hybrid work environment with two days in the office per week
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Generous paid time off and holidays
  • Professional development opportunities


Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume outlining their qualifications and experience in relation to the responsibilities and qualifications listed above. Join our client’s team and be a part of a forward-thinking law firm committed to leveraging cutting-edge financial systems to enhance their operations and service delivery.

Thank you,

Arden Dyer
Senior Project Manager
LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.