CACI International Paralegal 1- Washington, D.C. in Washington, District Of Columbia
Paralegal 1- Washington, D.C.
Job Category: Service Contract Act
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: DOJ MBI
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Local
What You’ll Get to Do:
CACI is seeking a self-motivated and highly professional paralegal. Duties of this position include: performing legal and factual database research;
supporting briefs and motions including cite checking, table of contents, and appendices; supporting hearings and depositions including preparing witness folders and binders; performing internet research; conduct document review; preparing correspondence; providing trial preparations and in court assistance as needed; strong MS Office and Adobe Acrobat skills; and assists on project related tasks as needed.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Requires paralegal certificate. An equivalent level of legal education may be substituted with the approval of the COR.
At least one year of litigation paralegal experience 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.
Excellent written and oral communication skills, thorough knowledge and hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including Relativity, WinZip. Acrobat, Excel, SharePoint, word processing, databases (such as document review and file management systems), imaging, and hardware systems.
Role also requires basic familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Experience working directly with attorneys.
Experience in Healthcare or financial fields.
Experience with file sharing tools such as FTP sites, Dropbox, etc.
Experience with encryption software.
Foreign language skills.
Automated litigation support experience valued.
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.
Company Overview: 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 an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.