PAE, Inc Senior Paralegal in Washington, District Of Columbia

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Senior Paralegal


Job Description:

  • Performs moderately complex litigation support tasks, including, for example, detailed review and analysis of case materials in a broad range of subject matters, such as financial records, health care materials, and other litigation files.

  • Detailed indexing of case files.

  • Drafting procedures for accomplishing litigation support assignments; document acquisition related tasks.

  • Screening for privilege documents; conducting database searches.

  • Performing e-discovery culling.

  • Create excel spreadsheets.

  • Proofreads and edits deliverable products.


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

  • This position places a premium on the ability to write well.

  • In applying the facts to the legal analysis, the writing must be logical, persuasive and sufficiently thorough so as to leave the reader with the firm feeling that the correct decision has been reached.

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

  • Requires excellent writing skills, extensive knowledge of Microsoft excel.

  • JD or Paralegal certificate.

  • Experience using Relativity.

  • Thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as Lexis, Westlaw.

  • 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.