Performs the following tasks while complying with established procedures
Compiles, prepares and summarizes relevant materials for use by attorneys in discovery and in preparation of motions, briefs and other legal documents
Summarizes depositions and other transcripts
Maintains case files
Performs simple legal research
Indexes, tracks, and controls document discovery (including documents produced and received in discovery)
Indexes, tracks, and controls exhibits and other materials at depositions and at trial.
Prepares exhibit cross-references
Reviews documents for relevance and privilege according to established guidelines and criteria
Compilation of documents for FOIA, production requests, Congressional inquiries, etc
Special knowledge and skills, such as litigation, document analysis or accounting
Litigation specialty supports attorneys during trial, including courtroom locations.
ls expected to work independently on tasks without the need for continuous input from SEC staff.
Requires a Paralegal Certificate and 2 years of experience in the required specialty, such as litigation, document analysis, or accounting. An equivalent level of legal training may be substituted for the Paralegal Certificate. For litigation specialty experience in trial support, cite-checking legal motions and memoranda, and automated litigation support is required. Must have and use excellent oral and written communication skills. Requires thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as LEXIS/NEXIS, CLEAR, Westlaw, Concordance or Recommind; experience documenting Table of Authorities, and Table of Contents. The role also requires knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources. The ability to consistently deliver the highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important. Must be proficient in all Microsoft Office 2010 or newer programs, and Adobe Professional, or newer program, to include redacting and redlining expertise. In addition, one must have hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, and imaging. the Senior Paralegal must have 5years of experience in the required specialty. An equivalent level of legal training may be substituted for the Paralegal certificate, however, there is no substitute for the requirement for 5 years of experience in a required specialty. For litigation specialty, I year of experience in trial support, cite-checking legal motions and memoranda, and automated litigation support is required
About CLJ Consulting And Contracting LLC:
CLJ Consulting and Contracting LLC (CLJ) is an 8(a) certified Woman- Owned Small Business (WOSB), Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) where performance, pride, and precision are the hallmarks of every engagement.
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