Law Clerk

Location: Washington, D.C.
Date Posted: 08-13-2018
Law Clerk

Location: Washington, DC
SCA Rate + H&W / Hour



Responsibilities/Duties:
 
  • 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.
  • Assisting attorneys with all phases of litigation.

Qualifications:
  • Must provide a Complex legal writing sample.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Must be a US Citizen, and must be able to obtain a NACI clearance
     

******Please be sure to attach a Complex legal writing sample, in order to be considered.


 
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