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Paralegal I (Paralegal Certificate Required)

Req #: 235859
Location: Brooklyn, NY US
Job Category: Service Contract Act
Minimum Clearance Required: DOJ MBI

Job Description


What You’ll Get to Do:

Work onsite in a very prominent US Attorney’s Office.


More About the Role:

Works under the direction of a CACI Lead Project manager, performing the following tasks while complying with established procedures:  

  • Compiling, preparing, and summarizing relevant materials for use by the AUSAs in discovery and in preparation of motions, briefs and other legal documents
  • Maintaining case files
  • Performing simple legal research; indexing, tracking and controlling document discovery (including documents produced and received in discovery)
  • Assisting attorneys in the courtroom during trial
  • Reviewing documents for relevance and privilege according to established guidelines and criteria


You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Paralegal certificate, or JD, or currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one year of study.
  • At least one year of litigation paralegal experience. 
  • Basic legal knowledge, including knowledge of standard legal citation to cite check legal motions and memorandum. 
  • Sufficient experience with legal research tools such as LEXIS and Westlaw to perform basic legal research. 
  • 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. 
  • Basic familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of eDiscovery procedures and resources.


These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure. 
  • Automated litigation support experience. 
  • Trial experience very helpful.


What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

This position description is not an active opening but is representative of positions within CACI that are consistently available. Individuals who apply may also be considered for other positions at CACI. 

Job Location

US-Brooklyn-NY-NEW YORK CITY


 

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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