Job Vacancy Law Clerk Contact Government Services



Job title: Law Clerk

Company: Contact Government Services

Job description: CGS is seeking a Law Clerk to join our team supporting the legal mission of a large federal agency. This individual will work under the direction of a Supervisory Paralegal or a Project Supervisor. This position will entail a wide range of legal services including research, drafting, document review, and litigation support.

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Perform complex legal research for the trial staff.
  • Assist 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.
  • Screen, review, analyze, and sort incoming mail and correspondence.
  • Electronically request reports and code in electronic case management system. • Scan, prep, unitize, and process petitions to be uploaded and to the shared network drive.
  • Issue code data into system.
  • Manage routine electronic file maintenance, including organizing backup copies of original petitions.
  • Compile and organize relevant documents for use by attorneys in preparation for their evaluation of petitions.

Qualifications

  • 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.
  • Requires hands-on familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of eDiscovery procedures and resources.
  • Amenable to working on-site up to 5 days a week

Some Benefits of the Position Include:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k
  • Flexible Spending Account (Health, Dependent Care, and Commuter)
  • Paid Time Off and Observance of State/Federal Holidays

We are a small business driven by providing our clients the most exceptional service in the sector. To give our clients, the best service we need to have the right team of motivated individuals to provide that service to them.

Our staff core values are as follows:

Honesty through hard work and self-awareness, professionalism in all we do, and to deliver the best quality to our consumers mending those relations for years to come.

For more information about CGS please visit: https://www.cgsfederal.com

Expected salary:

Location: Washington DC

Job date: Sat, 02 Jul 2022 23:53:12 GMT

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