Paralegal/ Legal Assistant, Cdca, U.S. Attorney's Office

C&C International Los Angeles , CA 90012

Posted 2 months ago

C & C International Recruitment Accepting Resumes For:Legal Assistant to assist in the work of theOffice of U.S. Attorney (EOUSA), Central District of California (CDCA)
Los Angeles, CA 90012--- Please review the Resume Requirements, Qualifications, and Responsibilities/ Duties for the position prior to providing resume with references. ---(Candidates reviewed in order of preference meeting Preferred Qualifications and Responsibilities/ Duties listed as experience in prior positions on resume.)This is a temporary to permanent hire Service Contract Act position with an hourly pay rate of $28.70 that includes a Health and Welfare Benefit of $4.41 an hour.Service Contract Act, or SCA, position pay rates are determined by the U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division.More information is available athttps://sam.gov/content/wage-determinationsUpon completion of six (6) months of employment, the selected candidate can expect an annual salary as a permanent full-time employee with the federal contractor.Period of Performance:This position is for in office/ on site work operations.
Position candidates are expected to perform duties in office.Work Hours: Monday through Friday, 40-hour work week (1920 hours per year) with the exceptions of federal holidays, 11 paid holidaysTravel: Some travel may be required from time to time with prior notificationResume Requirements:Full contact information is requested on the resume for security clearance procedures.
Resumes without complete requested information may not be considered or reviewed.
  • A one-paragraph overview highlightingqualifications for the position, software experience,and education
- Please clearly include software applications experience and certifications -
- Clearly state experience in e-Discovery software applications such as Relativity, iPro, Case Map, Trial director, Concordance, et cetera
  • Resume for each person in MS Word format, over all 1 margins, 10-pitch font, maximum two (2) pages, to include professional references
  • Please provide three (3) professional references in the following format:
Name of Reference:
Job Title:
Organization:
Phone:
Email:
Relationship to candidate during tenure:
  • Please include the following contact information: full name, home address, home phone number, mobile phone number, and personal email address
  • For each position and school attended, please list the following:
City and State
Dates of Employment (month and year)
Date of Graduation (month and year)Special Requirements:

- Must be a U.S. citizen- Must obtain a U.S. government security clearance, Public Trust
(active clearance preferred)
Qualifications:--- Does not require a Paralegal Certificate ---
  • At least one (1) year of specialized litigation experience required, however over three (3) years is preferred
    • Specialized experience is defined as experience reviewing legal documents such as complaints, motions, orders, answers, pleadings, subpoenas, and libels for completeness of information; retrieving and assembling information for hearing and/or trial use, researching a variety of legal sources to obtain and/or verify information; maintaining file systems; and using automated software to produce legal related reports, documents, correspondence and related materials
  • Requires excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Should have hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, and Adobe Acrobat
  • Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important
  • Government's office and network environment, including but not limited to, word
  • processing, database, spreadsheet, imaging, and telecommunications systems
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Litigation support experience valued
  • Undergraduate degree preferred
  • Three (3) years or more experience in specialized litigation support
Responsibilities/Duties:The Legal Assistant works under the direction of a Supervisory Legal Assistant
and is assigned between one to five (1-5) Assistant United States Attorneys (AUSA).The types of litigation support required under this contract generally include: Examining, preparing and processing a variety of technical legal documents,
e.g., complaints, motions, orders, answers, pleadings, and subpoenas
Provide assistance to attorneys in trial preparations
Assembling trial exhibits, affidavits, discovery in various formats, and other legal
documents
Assembling and organizing files and records materials for disposition or transfer
to records depository
Maintaining calendar of assigned active cases
Tracking filing, hearing, and trial dates, and scheduling conferences and
interviews
Arranging travel by preparing itinerary and securing transportation and hotel
reservations
Producing a variety of written documents and materials using a wide range of
office software applications
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Paralegal/ Legal Assistant, Cdca, U.S. Attorney's Office

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