C & C International Recruitment Accepting Resumes For
to assist in the work of the
Litigation Support Services
Organized Crim and Gang Section
Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice
Washington, D.C. 20577
This position is a Service Contract Act position with a federal agency with a pay rate of $31.00 an hour, that includes a health and welfare benefit.
Please provide requested annual salary with resume, as full time permanent federal contract employee.
Period of Performance:
- Date of hire through May 31, 2022 with annual extensions
- Resume for each person in MS Word format, over all 1” margins, 10-pitch font, maximum 3 pages (2-page resume, 1 page with professional references)
- Included your full address, home phone number, mobile phone number, and personal email address
- A one-paragraph overview highlighting each candidate’s qualifications for the position, software experience and education
- Please include three (3) professional references with your resume in the following format. Resumes without references may not be considered.
Name of Reference:
Relationship to candidate during tenure:
- Must be a U.S. citizen
- Must obtain a U.S. government security clearance, Public Trust (active clearance preferred)
- Requires paralegal certificate, or JD, or currently attending an ABA-accredited law
school, having completed at least one year of study.
- At least two (2) years of litigation paralegal experience required
- At least one year of experience in automated litigation support.
- Sound working knowledge of federal and state court system, legal research procedures,
and legal research resources.
- 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, imaging, and hardware systems.
- Must have hands-on familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of eDiscovery procedures
- Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very
- Trial experience very helpful
- Experience with trial witness liaison functions
- Experience with making travel arrangements
- Excellent organization skills
- Current or active clearance
Senior Paralegal, supports the role of OCGS Victim-Witness Liaison
- Coordinate travel and hotel accommodations (international and domestic) for trial
appearance for witnesses
- Draft for approval and mail notifications of court status of victims via the VNS
platform (Victim Notification System)
- Complete and submit necessary forms for approval for victim/witness travel
- Initiate travel reimbursements for witnesses and submit forms to Court Marshall
- Communicates directly with the USAO Liaison regarding the ACTS Victim
- Scan hard copy case materials
- Bate stamping using Adobe for softcopy and occasionally Bate machines for
- Conduct legal research using Westlaw, Lexis, Nexis
- Electronic case filing using Pacer
- Prepare witness binders and trial notebooks
- Prepare and organize trial exhibits
- Track the receipt of discovery using Excel spreadsheets
- Perform database searches in Relativity
- Code documents in Relativity
- Assist attorneys at trial by loading and presenting evidence using Sanction
- Communicating with other DOJ components, Federal agencies and others as
required in the course of investigations and litigation
- Assisting attorneys with case organization and trial preparation
- Digesting and indexing legal documents