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Paralegal/Legal Assistant II

Job Description"
ASRC Federal DOJ AFPS a subsidiary of ASRC Federal Holding Company, is seeking a Paralegal/Legal Assistant II in anticipation of a favorable award of the upcoming
 
Role/Responsibilities:
 
Assist attorney, provide Legal Clerk review and the following:
*Performs duties as stated in the following excerpt from the Service Contract Act
Directory of Occupations, Classification code 30362 Paralegal/Legal Assistant II, with
Classification code 30361 providing foundational duties.
*Reviews case materials to become familiar with questions under consideration.
*Searches for and summarizes relevant articles in trade magazines, law reviews,
published studies, financial reports, and similar materials for use of attorneys in the
preparation of opinions, briefs, and other legal documents.
*Prepares digests of selected decisions or opinions which incorporate legal references
and analyses of precedents involved in areas of well-defined and settled points of law.
*Interviews potential witnesses and prepares summary interview reports for the attorney's
review.
*Participates in pre-trial witness conferences, notes possible deficiencies in case
materials (e.g., missing documents, conflicting statements) and additional issues or other
questionable matters, and requests further investigation by other agency personnel to
correct possible deficiencies or personally conducts limited investigations at the pre-trial
stage.
*Prepares and organizes trial exhibits, as required, such as statistical charts and
photographic exhibits.
*Verifies citations and legal references on prepared legal documents.
*Prepares summaries of testimony and depositions.
*Drafts and edits non-legal memoranda, research reports and correspondence relating to
cases.
 
A Paralegal/ A Paralegal/Legal Assistant II must meet the following qualifications:
o Possess a paralegal certificate
o At least one year of litigation paralegal required; trial experience very
helpful
o Automated litigation support experience very helpful
o Basic legal knowledge, including knowledge of standard legal citation
system sufficient to perform basic legal research
o Excellent written and oral communication skills, thorough knowledge of
legal research tools
o Hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including
word processing, database, spreadsheet, and telecommunications
oAbility to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure
 
Education
 
  • Four year undergraduate diploma 
 
ASRC Federal and its subsidiaries offers a stimulating and challenging work environment, competitive compensation packages, career advancement opportunities, and educational benefits to enhance professional skills.
 
ASRC Federal and its Subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, gender, color, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, religion, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, or any other factor prohibited by applicable law.
 
 
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RequirementsBachelor's Degree
Company Name:
Security Clearance:
DoJ
Location:
Beltsville, Maryland
Country:
United States
Salary:
Not Specified
Job Number:




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