PAE, Inc Paralegal in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World



  • Review, analyze, and assist in the collection of debts in criminal cases, including restitution and fines.

  • Review, analyze, and evaluate civil collection referrals and implement applicable measures to collect civil judgments.

  • Review incoming material and independently determine the need for assembly and preparation of a variety of legal documents, e.g., complaints, motions, orders, and answers.

  • Conduct asset investigations in appropriate cases to recover restitution owed to crime victims.

  • Coordinate with the USAO victim/witness staff to ensure adherence to current.

  • Departmental guidelines relating to victims' rights and services responsibilities.

  • Notify and assist appropriate federal agencies and individual victims with procedures for recovery of victim compensation.

  • Draft appropriate correspondence and pleadings for FLU Assistant U.S. Attorney (AUSA), including complaints, motions and briefs.

  • List cited cases, opinions and miscellaneous references in briefs and verify citations and statutory references contained in legal documents.

  • Prepare recurring legal documents that conform to applicable rules governing style and format.

  • Provide litigation support required to collect criminal and civil debts and to assist the FLU AUSA as needed, including management of discovery and case-related electronic databases.

  • Provide legal assistant support to AUSA as needed, including filing and record maintenance.

  • Some overtime and travel may be required.


  • Must be a US Citizen and able to obtain a government security clearance to include an extensive background investigation.

  • Paralegal Certificate OR three (3) years experience in legal environment.

  • Automated litigation support experience valued.

  • Must have basic legal knowledge, including knowledge of standard legal citation to cite check legal motions and memorandum and must have sufficient experience with legal research tools such as LEXIS and Westlaw to perform basic legal research.

  • Requires excellent written and oral communication skills, thorough knowledge and hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including word processing, databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, imaging, and hardware systems.

  • Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important.


An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.