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Law Clerk I, San Francisco U.S. Attorney's Office, U.S. Dept. of Justice Apr. 2022

San Francisco, CA · Legal

C & C International Recruitment Accepting Resumes For:

Law Clerk I to assist in the work of the

Litigation support Services
U.S. Attorney’s Office, U.S. Dept. of Justice
San Francisco, CA 94102

---  Please review the Resume Requirements, Qualifications, and Responsibilities/ Duties for the position prior to providing resume with references.  ---
Please email recruiting@ccintercomputers.com to request a resume template.

(Candidates reviewed in order of preference meeting Preferred Qualifications and Responsibilities/ Duties listed as experience in prior positions on resume.)

This is a temporary to permanent hire Service Contract Act position with an hourly pay rate of $39.90 that includes a Health and Welfare Benefit of $4.22 an hour.

Service  Contract Act, or SCA, position pay rates are determined by the U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division. 
More information is available at
https://sam.gov/content/wage-determinations


Upon completion of six (6) months of employment, the selected candidate can expect an annual salary as a permanent full-time employee with the federal contractor.


Period of Performance: 

This is an on-site/ in office position.  Tele-work is at the discretion of U.S. Attorney personnel approval.

June 1, 2022 – May 31, 2023 with potential for annual renewals through May 31, 2027

40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with the exception of
federal holidays, unless otherwise stated

The selected candidate will provide a variety of legal support assistance services.
Overtime and travel may be required as needed with proper authorization.
Individual may support any division/section within depending on the needs of the office at time of hire.

Resume Requirements:

Full contact information is requested on the resume for security clearance procedures. 
Resumes without complete requested information may not be considered or reviewed.
 
  •  A one-paragraph overview highlighting qualifications for the position, software experience, and education  
-  Please clearly include software applications experience and certifications  -
-  Clearly state experience in e-Discovery software applications such as Relativity, iPro, Case Map, Trial director, Concordance, et cetera
(Experience with iPro Eclipse and Relativity, strongly preferred)
 
  • Resume for each person in MS Word format, over all 1” margins, 10-pitch font, maximum two (2) pages, to include professional references
  • Please provide three (3) professional references in the following format:

Name of Reference:
Job Title:
Organization:
Phone:
Email:
Relationship to candidate during tenure:
 
  • Please include the following contact information:  full name, home address, home phone number, mobile phone number, and personal email address
  • For each position and school attended, please list the following:

City and State
Dates of Employment (month and year)
Date of Graduation (month and year)
 
Special Requirements:
 
-  Must be a U.S. citizen
 
-  Must obtain a U.S. government security clearance, Public Trust
(active clearance preferred)


Qualifications: 
 
  • *Requires Law degree, or currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one (1) year of study or, an equivalent level of legal training or experience or an equivalent level of education may be substituted
 
  • Requires sound working knowledge of federal and state court systems, legal research procedures, and legal research resources
  • *Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • *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 Electronically Stored Information, ESI, tools and knowledge of e-Discovery procedures and resources
  • *Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important
 
  • *Ability to work and interact professionally and effectively with all levels of staff.
  • *Ability to meet established deadlines and work as a team player in a professional office
  • *Skilled in meeting and dealing with people in a courteous and tactful manner
  • *Some walking, standing, bending and carrying of small office items
 
  • *Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • *Must be a U.S. Citizen


Preferred Qualifications:
 
  • *Experience working in a government and/or Litigation Support environment in conjunction with basic qualifications is strongly preferred
  • *Trial experience very helpful
  • *Experience with iPro Eclipse and Relativity, strongly preferred
  • *Experience with large scale document reviews
  • *Ability to review a wide variety of documents, both legal and non-legal.
  • *Current or active clearance

Responsibilities/Duties:
 
  • Perform substantive document review and analysis of hundreds of thousands to millions of government documents for responsiveness, privilege, and production in defensive discovery, using document review platforms, including Relativity and continuous-active-learning tool assisted review
 
  • Perform substantive document review and analysis of hundreds of thousands to millions of documents received from defendants or third parties in affirmative discovery for responsiveness and case development, using document review platforms, including Relativity and continuous active-learning tool-assisted review
 
  • Review and analyze spreadsheets, such as auditing results, and writing summary reports of findings
  • Conduct factual research to support attorney theories of the case
  • Conduct legal research using Westlaw, Lexis, and other tools
 
  • Assist with depositions, witness interviews, and sworn testimony, including drafting outlines and identifying documents to be used
  • Create chronologies and timelines
  • Create, organize, and maintain various files (electronic and hard copy)
  • Organize and maintain Relativity, CaseMap, and other e-discovery databases used to track case
  • Track and Quality Control, QC, productions
  • Assist attorneys with all phases of litigation
  • Performs other miscellaneous tasks

The above-mentioned duties may be performed as single functions or in combination with one another. One is expected to perform the duties of a Law Clerk as they relate to those tasks stated above and within the contract as a whole.
 
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