Paralegal - Government Experience Required

Location
Herndon, Virginia
Salary
$55,000 - 70,000 DOE
Posted
Jun 09, 2017
Closes
Jul 14, 2017
Hours
Full Time

DUTIES:

  • The paralegal works under the direct supervision of the Town Attorney, performing full spectrum paralegal services for the Town Attorney’s office and handles difficult, confidential and complex projects and situations.
  • Works independently and collaboratively to complete assignments and projects for the Town as directed by the Town Attorney
  • Performs legal and other related research; litigation and transactional support; drafting typing and proofreading documents and administration of the office’s electronic file management system

 REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree, supplemented by paralegal certificate from an ABA or comparably recognized training program and a minimum of four years’ experience; or, equivalent combination of education, training and experience in municipal or county government Must be competent in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Microsoft Outlook
  • Certification as a Virginia Notary Public, or able to obtain within one month of employment Possession of a valid driver’s license
  • Ability to interact appropriately with citizens, staff and public officials. Demonstrated professionalism

 HOURS:

  • 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Mon - Friday

 LOCATION:

  • Town Hall, 730 Elden Street