Paralegal III - posted 11/29/18

Paralegal III - posted 11/29/18

Company Name: 
McNeal Professional Services
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Washington, D.C
DC
Salary Range: 
$60,000-$72,000
Job Summary: 

We are looking to place a Paralegal III on a 1 year project with the Library of Congress in D.C. The position pays between $60,000-$72,000. McNeal Professional Services, Inc. is a 16 year national Wireless Engineering and Staffing Services firm. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD and Life Insurance. Join our great team today! If interested and available, please reply to leslie.mcneal@mcnealpro.com with an updated Word version of your resume and salary requirements.

Description: The Paralegal shall provide the following services:

  • Assistance to an Attorney – Conduct research for the preparation of legal opinions on matters of interest by reviewing and analyzing questions under issue, law reviews, published studies, relevant statistics, and financial reports. Determine the need for additional information and plan comprehensive approaches to obtain this information;
  • Select, assemble, summarize and compile substantive information including statutes, regulations, orders, digests, commentaries, legal instruments and other legal reference material. Perform legal research including use of automated research tools such as LEXIS, WESTLAW, etc.
  • Analyze the legal impact of legislative developments, administrative and judicial decisions, opinions, determinations, and rulings;
  • Perform legal support functions which require discretion and independent judgment in the application of specialized knowledge of laws, precedent decisions, regulations, agency policies, and judicial or administrative proceedings;
  • Assist in answering telephones for OGC, which includes routing callers, assisting in the review and acknowledgment of emails, assisting members of the staff in the procedural aspects of expediting the work of the office, including assembling reports and responses.
  • Prepare charts, graphs, and tables;
  • Maintain custody of documents, and files;
  • Assist with Blue Booking, Proofing, and Cite checking.

The Paralegal must have a minimum of 5 years experience in litigation support including experience preparing, and filing documents in Federal Court.

Requirements or Qualifications: 
5 Years of Litigation Support Experience preparing and filing documents in Federal Court.
Application Process: 
Submit resume to leslie.mcneal@mcnealpro.com
Selection Criteria: 
Phone Screen then In-Person interview with LOC
Application Due Date: 
December 03 2018
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