Paralegal US Attorney's Office

Employer
CACI
Location
District of Columbia, United States
Posted
Nov 23, 2022
Closes
Dec 23, 2022
Ref
265485
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
Paralegal US Attorney's Office
Job Profile:
Paralegal/Legal Assistant I

JR Type:
Conditional
Job Category:
Service Contract Act
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
DOJ MBI
Percentage of Travel Required:
None
Type of Travel:
None
Program/Opportunity Name:
Program | MEGA
Referral Bonus Plan:
$1,000

Job Description:

GENERAL SUPPORT

Support in generating written work-product Drafting correspondence, motions, pleadings Cite checking briefs Creating table of authorities and content Prepare supporting exhibits for ECFs

DISCOVERY, PRE-TRIAL AND TRIAL SUPPORT

Assist with all phases of discovery Arranging and scheduling depositions Coordinating with expert witnesses Preparing exhibits for pre-trial and trials Coordinating witnesses for trial Assist at trial using trial presentation software, Trial Director

GENERAL SUPPORT

Maintaining case files Case View data entry Preparing paperwork for case openings and closings Case closings

PROFESSIONALISM

Receives visitors and callers Provide case information as needed Manage the service room window by receiving hand delivered complaints served on the U.S. Attorney Establish and maintain good working relationships with all members of the U.S. Attorney's Office staff Accepts supervision and responds to constructive criticism from supervisory personnel Follows office policy and exercises sound judgment in deciding when to seek supervisory input and assistance Keeps supervisors informed of developments and difficulties in assignments Adheres to requirements and policies for telework

Part Time Remote, 2-3 days a week in the office

You'll Bring These Qualifications:
  • Paralegal Cert, Paralegal Studies or JD required
  • 1+ years of experience in a legal/paralegal role and environment
  • Performs moderately legal research
  • Review investigative reports, testimonies, interviews, files, and documents for a variety of, criminal cases to become familiar with the issues
  • Reads and analyzes reports of investigating agencies
  • Sorts through and reads subpoenaed documents
  • Identifies and summarizes portions that may be relevant to particular cases.
  • Participates and assists in preparation for trial by compiling, organizing, and indexing various evidentiary exhibits.
  • Marks and identifies trial exhibits and drafts a list of exhibits to be offered at trial.
  • Range of paralegal tasks include, but are not limited to copying, mailing, closing files, maintaining pleadings.
  • The contractor works in an office setting; some walking, standing, bending and carrying of small office items is requires.


These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
  • Trial experience is helpful


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


Company Overview:

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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