CACI International Litigation Support Specialist 2 (Senior Paralegal) in Washington, District Of Columbia
Works under the direction of a Task Supervisor, or Project Manager. Work products are reviewed prior to submission; however, often develops these products with minimal direct supervision other than written guidelines. In addition to functions performed by a Litigation Support Specialist 1 as described above, performs moderately complex legal research. Synopsizes transcripts of hearings and oral arguments for attorney use. Reviews case related materials and identifies potentially conflicting statements or areas requiring further investigation. Writes preliminary drafts of simple legal memoranda and correspondence. Requires paralegal certificate. An equivalent level of legal training may be substituted. At least two years of litigation paralegal experience required. Must have hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including word processing, databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, imaging, and hardware systems. Hands-on familiarity with Electronically Stored Information (ESI) tools and knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources required.
What You’ll Get to Do:
Work directly with the eDiscovery Counsel (EDC)
Perform legal research on discovery and other litigation-related issues including asset discovery and collection
Compile Litigation Hold Reports for individual cases, investigations, and global metrics
Draft and prepare Notices/Releases of Litigation Hold in the system for review and issuance by EDC.
Track and compile reports on court dockets for active litigation, including identifying different phases of litigation and deadlines
Work within Relativity and other platforms to identify and isolate non-relevant data
Track cases in Legal Files and upload case documents
More About the Role:
Respond directly to requests from the EDC
Work independently and report on status and results
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Experience drafting legal documents, ex: Motions, Notices, etc.
Fluency in Excel, Outlook and Microsoft Suite
Experience organizing meetings, logistical planning, keeping track of multiple projects and events
Experience working independently on very in-depth projects
Experience in problem solving complex issues
Requires paralegal certificate. An equivalent level of legal training may be substituted.
At least two years of litigation paralegal experience required.
Hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including word processing, databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, imaging, and hardware systems.
Hands-on familiarity with Electronically Stored Information (ESI) tools and knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources required.
Must have basic legal knowledge, including knowledge of standard legal citation to cite check legal motions and memorandum and must have sufficient experience with legal research tools such as LEXIS and Westlaw to perform basic legal research
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Experience with Federal Asset Collection
Litigation support services experience in bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings, rulemaking challenges, or employment litigation
Experience with Relativity and Legal Files
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
This position description is not an active opening but is representative of positions within CACI that are consistently available. Individuals who apply may also be considered for other positions at CACI.
CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.