PAE, Inc Paralegal in Brooklyn, New York
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World
THIS SCA POSITION PAYS AN HOURLY WAGE OF $23.36/HOUR WITH AN ADDITIONAL $4.27/HOUR FOR HEALTH AND WELFARE
Compiles, prepares, and summarizes relevant materials for use by attorneys in discovery and in preparation of motions, briefs and other legal documents
Summarizes depositions and other transcripts
Maintains case files
Performs simple legal research
Indexes, tracks and controls document discovery (including documents produced and received in discovery)
Indexes, tracks and exhibits and other materials at depositions and at trial.
Prepares exhibit cross-references.
Assists attorneys in courtroom.
Reviews documents for relevance and privilege according to established guidelines and criteria. Other examples of the types of work to be performed include compilation of documents for FOIA, production requests, Congressional inquiries, etc.
Requires paralegal certificate. An equivalent level of legal training may be substituted with the approval of the COR.
At least one year of litigation paralegal experience required
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.
Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important.
Experience with docketing.
Automated litigation support and trial experience very helpful.
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.
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