Paralegal

PAE, Inc. (Pacific Architects and Engineers) - Washington, DC3.5

Full-timeEstimated: $55,000 - $77,000 a year
Skills

Candidate will prepare court filings and other documents for attorney review and signature to include:

  • Status reports to the courts
  • Pre-hearing motions
  • Proposed sanctions
  • Discovery requests
  • Settlement stipulations
  • Candidate will conduct legal and factual research; review and edit draft attorney documents; solicit feedback from attorneys, client agency staff and other parties; file documents with the court; serve copies on parties.

Candidate will be involved in case management to include;

  • Develop timeline for settlement negotiations and discovery/prehearing phases of adjudication.
  • Reviews incoming scheduling orders
  • Regularly updates case list
  • Coordinates and communicates case information between NRS staff, the client agency, court personnel and claimants.
  • Compiles claim files, agency materials, public records.

Qualifications:

  • Must be able to obtain a government security clearance.
  • Must have at least 3 years of current litigation support experience in a heavy caseload environment.
  • Must be able to multi-task and prioritize tasks based on court deadlines and attorney demands.
  • Must have Paralegal certificate.
  • Must have excellent communication and written skill.
  • Must have experience working within litigation support databases such as Concordance and Relativity.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • litigation: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Court Deadlines: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Washington, DC (Preferred)

License:

  • Paralegal Certificate (Preferred)