Duties and Responsibilities: - Works under the direction of a supervisory paralegal or a project supervisor. - Performs complex legal research for the trial staff. - Assists in preparing draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc. reviewing documents for relevance and privilege; and assisting attorneys with all phases of litigation. Required Qualifications: - Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOJ MBI clearance. - Law degree, or currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one year of study. - Requires sound working knowledge of federal and state court systems, 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. - Role also requires hands-on familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources. Desired Qualifications: - Financial background with securities and/or Residential Mortgage Backed Securities experience. - Document review experience performing in-depth, substantive review and analysis of financial data. - Ability to analyze and evaluate complex financial information and present findings in a succinct, logical manner. - Drafting reports, memoranda, and correspondence. - Organizing material and preparing synopses.