PAE, Inc Senior Paralegal Specialist in Los Angeles, California

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Senior Paralegal Specialist

THIS SCA POSITION PAYS $27.04/HOUR WITH AN ADDITIONAL $4.27 PROVIDED FOR HEALTH AND WELFARE

Job Description:

  • Works under the direction of the assigned Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA).

  • Work products are reviewed prior to submission; however, often develops these products with minimal direct supervision other than written guidelines.

  • In addition to functions performed by Paralegals, performs moderately complex legal research; synopsizes transcripts of hearings and oral arguments for attorney use; reviews case related materials and, for example, identifies potentially conflicting statements or areas requiring further investigation; writes preliminary drafts of simple legal memoranda and correspondence.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Requires paralegal certificate and a J.D. An equivalent level of legal training may be substituted with the approval of the COR.

  • At least two years of litigation paralegal experience, including trial experience.

  • At least one year of experience in automated litigation support.

  • Must have supervisory experience, including proven capabilities and communication skills to successfully interact with clients and attorneys.

  • Requires sound working knowledge of federal and state court system, legal research procedures, and legal research resources.

  • Requires excellent written and oral communication skills and thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as LEXIS and Westlaw.

  • Must have hands-on 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.

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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