CACI International Paralegal/Legal Assistant in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Description

Responsibilities/Duties:

Works under the direction of a Lead Project Manager, Project Manager, Supervisory Paralegal, or Project Supervisor. Performs the following tasks while complying with established procedures: responsible for assisting in legal and document cite checking, assisting in compiling appendices, assisting in briefing support, conducted legal and document research, preparing correspondence for mailing and faxing, provides trial assistance as needed in preparing witness binders, witness boxes, exhibit binders, and electronic files for use in the courtroom; provide assistance in and outside of the courtroom as needed at trials; conducts legal and document research as needed; spreadsheets for loading and updates data within Case Map; and assists on project related tasks as needed. Must be willing to be to work evening shift hours.

Requires paralegal certificate. An equivalent level of legal training may be substituted with the approval of the COR. At least one year of litigation paralegal experience required. Automated litigation support experience valued. 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 Concordance, Case Map, Symantec, word processing, databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, imaging, and hardware systems. Role also requires basic familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources.

Experience working in the courtroom; trial experience very helpful. Automated litigation support experience valued. Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important.

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.

Job Location

US-Washington-DC-WASHINGTON DC

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.