Government Paralegal Jobs
Responsibilities of paralegals in many areas are similar to that of attorneys. Essentially they are paraprofessionals who have the required qualification and experience to assist licensed lawyers. Becoming a paralegal does not take too long and the certification can be received in about 2 years from commencement of paralegal studies.

Paralegals perform a multitude of tasks day in and day out. Majority of their time is spent in performing backend operations such as providing support to attorneys in legal matters which will help the business (or governmental organization) in raising the level of efficiency. These tasks can be related to preparing briefs, letters, memos, research related work for trials, hearings and all other sorts of legal documentation that will help attorneys in their cases. Paralegals can also assist attorneys in preparing drafts, various case arguments and defenses, and also writing affidavits.

Areas in which government paralegals or other types of paralegals cannot participate, as per government laws, is the provision of any form of legal advice to a client or deciding the fees that will be charged. Also, they are not allowed to act as attorneys and present a case within any court of law.

More important than anything else, professionals employed in government paralegal jobs and paralegal jobs in general have to perform several tasks daily. So, they need to have the ability to handle pressure and deadlines. A faint hearted person is ill suited for this sort of profession. Due to the enhancement of internet and computer technology, government paralegals have to be in tune with the latest technology trends and must possess aptitude for software and programs related to the legal profession. Linked to this is the need to be well-informed about various policies and laws of the particular government agency in which a government paralegal job is based. Finally, government paralegals must be superb communicators and needs to possess skills related to interviewing, negotiation and analysis of information pertaining to the clients' cases.
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Nachman Phulwani Zimovcak (NPZ...
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
Ridgewood NJ, USA
Posted Date
Jan 17,15
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immigration research tools including government agency websites. Education and/or Experience: Required: BA/BS... with strong academic credentials preferred but not required; Proficient at Microsoft Office Applications and Adobe Acrobat; Writing sample must be submitted with resume; Minimum...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 4 yrs required
Location
Greensboro NC, USA
Posted Date
Jan 04, 15
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Compliance Paralegal The candidate will... Will serve as primary paralegal to Senior-Counsel Compliance (“Compliance... Counsel”) and Chief Counsel-Commercial & Technology (“Technology Assist GC and Senior Paralegal on global Subsidiary Management.... fees globally. Complete other paralegal tasks and projects as......
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
Washington DC, USA
Posted Date
Jan 21, 15
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Paralegal Responsibilities: Works under... the direction of Supervisory Paralegal or Project Supervisor. Prepares... exhibit cross-references. Assists attorneys in courtroom. Reviews documents for relevance and privilege according to established guidelines and criteria. Other examples of the types of work to...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
Alexandria VA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 19, 15
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maintain files for the government agency for ready reference... all correspondence for the government agency; reply to mail... and/or draft correspondence to Government Agency employees. Coordinate and... manage the daily schedules and calendars for the Chief Judge (CJ), the Deputy...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 5 yrs required
Location
Washington DC, USA
Posted Date
Jan 26, 15
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internal and external federal government customers and support staff.... Participate in RFP Team efforts. Suggests and supports or recommends alternatives for contract Federal RFPs and other Government contracting vehicles. Review to... customers to achieve the government business unit financial and......
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 3 yrs required
Location
Fort Mill SC, USA
Posted Date
Jan 29, 15
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Employer
Paralegal Duties: Case management... of administrative claims, drafting position statements to federal and state agencies, assisting in investigations of workplace claims, and providing guidance to human resources professionals on related topics. Attorney support: assist with managing litigation, including claims...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
Washington DC, USA
Posted Date
Jan 29, 15
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Paralegal Duties: Provide administrative... support to the Division of Enforcement attorneys in the handling of litigation matters. Services performed shall include: preparing, updating and editing electronic pleadings, organizing exhibits; organizing and updating physical case file and case file indexes;...
Company
In-House
Experience
1-3 yrs required
Location
Middleton WI, USA
Posted Date
Jan 29, 15
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Government Programs Compliance & Audit... the Medicare and other Government Program regulatory calendars, agency... Compliance Officer and the Government Programs Compliance team and... and priorities of the Government Program Compliance team. Assist... the Medicare and other Government Program regulatory calendars, including... Government...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
New Orleans LA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Paralegal Duties: Support of... the Attorneys Office. Examines, prepares and processes a variety of technical legal documents which are characteristically voluminous and complex in format. Reviews incoming material and independently determines the need for assembly and preparation of a...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 4 yrs required
Location
Minneapolis MN, USA
Posted Date
Jan 26, 15
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Senior Trade Compliance Analyst Paralegal Duties: Research, data... mining, analysis and reporting will support process development, implementation and maintenance to ensure compliance with global import and export regulations. Assist Global Trade Program Manager in preparing responses to Customs requests...
Company
In-House
Experience
2-3 yrs required
Location
Santa Ana CA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 22, 15
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Paralegal/Compliance Assistant Duties: Provides... advanced assistance to company Executive-level Manager (General Counsel) or Managers by performing various complex support functions, typically of a confidential/sensitive nature, maintenance of files, records and reports, all at high levels of integrity and discretion....
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