Immediate need for experienced supervisory paralegals to assist with providing litigation support for multiple white-collar fraud investigations in support of CACI's contract with the DOJ, Criminal Division.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Directs and supervises the work of paralegals and other support staff, particularly on major litigation support efforts, such as large document review projects or trial support.
-Monitors work and reports on progress.
-Responsible for ensuring that paralegal and support staff work meets contract and attorney requirements and is delivered on time.
-Troubleshoots and performs quality control spot-checks.
-Must be able to formulate administrative and technical procedures for getting the work done.
-Reports to Project Manager; may have significant contact with COR, Government Case Manager, trial attorneys and government staff, client agency staff, and opposing counsel.
-Designs and develops systems and procedures for tracking, controlling, and managing case files, exhibits, and other case-specific materials.
-Arranges for access to appropriate DOJ libraries and other legal research facilities.
-Coordinates with other Contractor support components, including data processing support staff, in order to accomplish work.
-Assists with all phases of administrative and case management supervision of 70+ team of paralegals and law clerks
-At least three years of litigation experience, including trial experience
-At least one year of experience in automated litigation support.
-At least one year of supervisory experience, including proven capabilities and communication skills to successfully interact with paralegals, clients and attorneys.
-Requires sound working knowledge of federal and state court system, legal research procedures, and legal research resources.
-Requires excellent written and oral communication skills and thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as LEXIS and Westlaw.
-Must have hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including word processing, databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, and imaging.
-Familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources preferred.
-Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important.
-The clearance level required is dependent on the type of clearance supported by our client.
-Typically requires bachelor's degree (in a technical field or business administration) or equivalent, and five to seven years of related (project support or management) experience. JD preferred.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Typically requires bachelor's degree (in a technical field or business administration) or equivalent, and five to seven years of related (project support or management) experience.
Normal demands associated with an office environment. Ability to work on computer for long periods, and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face to face. Some travel may be required. .