Law Clerk

Employer
ACI Federal
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 23, 2022
Closes
Oct 08, 2022
Ref
672898086
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Role Description: Works under the direction of a Supervisory Paralegal or a Project Supervisor. Performs complex legal research for the trial staff. Assists in preparing draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc. reviewing documents for relevance and privilege; and assisting attorneys with all phases of litigationRequired Skills:*Law degree, or currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one year of study. Only the Contracting Officer can approve a waiver related to the education requirements. Undergraduate and Law Degree (JD) required.*Requires sound working knowledge of federal and state court systems, legal research procedures, and legal research resources. Requires excellent written and oral communication skills and thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as LEXIS and Westlaw. *Must have hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including word processing, databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, and imaging.*Role also requires hands-on familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of eDiscovery procedures and resources.Job Responsibilities:*Assist with case processing by reviewing case documents and drafting summary of contents*Attending staff meetings to provide updates and go over assignments*Assist attorneys with drafting pleadings and internal memoranda as needed*Prior experience with financial records analysis is preferred but not required

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