Law Clerk -0 Fraud Section (Criminal Division)

District of Columbia, United States
Nov 23, 2022
Dec 23, 2022
Full Time
Law Clerk -0 Fraud Section (Criminal Division)

Job Category: Service Contract Act

Time Type: Full time

Minimum Clearance Required to Start: DOJ MBI

Employee Type: Regular

Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%

Type of Travel: Local

Support the prosecution of fraud, with five principal areas of concentration-(1) Securities Fraud, (2) Commodities Fraud, (3) Government Procurement Fraud and Bribery, (4) Financial Institution Fraud, and (5) Consumer, Regulatory, and Investment Fraud.

The position provides the opportunity to work closely with and provide support to Fraud Section Attorneys within the Major Frauds Unit.

More About the Role
  • 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 litigation.
  • Assist with case organization and maintenance; plays integral role in preparing team for witness interviews, discovery, and trials.
  • Provide in-courtroom assistance, exhibit collection and review, and legal research as needed based on trial demands.
  • Utilize eDiscovery platforms to perform document review, communicating detailed summaries and analyses of findings.
  • Cultivate and maintain positive relationships with DOJ components, Federal agencies, counsel and others as needed.
  • Research and compile data from a variety of reference sources, preparing substantive indices upon request; summarize articles, reports, witness statements.
  • Work on multiple cases simultaneously and multi-task with minimal supervision.

You'll Bring These Qualifications

Law degree, or currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one year of study.
  • Sound working knowledge of federal and state court system, legal research procedures, and legal research resources
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as LEXIS and Westlaw.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite software
  • Must have familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including word processing, databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, and imaging
  • Familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources preferred
  • Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important
  • Flexibility to work overtime on short notice
    DOJ MBI must be obtainable (US Citizenship required)

These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have

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  • Leadership experience
  • Ability to perform quality control analysis and report any issues with data
  • Ability to work in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to perform tasks accurately and quickly
  • Customer-focused, congenial, professional attitude for working on-site with government clients
  • eDiscovery experience and demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks similar to the duties and responsibilities described
  • Proficiency with Relativity eDiscovery software

What We Can Offer You:

- We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.

- For over 60 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

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