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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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Nov 05, 14 USA - IL Lisle

In-House, Min 3 yrs required
paralegal – Litigation, Compliance &... legal department administrative manager paralegal support for company litigation... discovery requests and subpoenas paralegal support for compliance investigations.... Gather and analyze information. Assist with case management. Assist with preparation of reports for Allegations Oversight Committee....
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Oct 22, 14 USA - MA Marlborough

In-House, Min 4 yrs required
teams and assisting the government Contracts Manager with administration,... compliance for US Federal government Agreements. Prepare and submit government contract reports. State registration... contracting filing system. Process government Contractor authorization letter requests... (FSS). Track new government solicitations (FedBizOpps, FedBid). T government
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Nov 20, 14 USA - AZ Tempe

Compliance Manager and Compliance paralegal Assists in processing of... scanning, etc. Assists Compliance paralegal with maintenance of the... HCP management database. Works with departments across the division to ensure that all historical agreements and contracts are filed appropriately in...
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Nov 19, 14 USA - DC Washington

In-House, Min 1 yrs required
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...
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Nov 13, 14 USA - CA Long Beach

In-House, Min 3 yrs required
Compliance Director to perform government Agency Filings, Data Entry... documentation for submission to government Agencies. Provides data entry... and database maintenance. Provides logistical coordination of external audits. Lead Meeting Coordinator for the Department: Ensure an appropriate meeting room is reserved,...
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Nov 05, 14 USA - PA Wyomissing

In-House, Min 5 yrs required
preparation and distribution of government affairs and public relations... conferences. Manages Public and government Affairs and Legal calendar... and assists in meeting deadlines. Files correspondence and legislative and public relations documents in office filing system. Will be required to act...
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Nov 04, 14 USA - NV Las Vegas

In-House, Min 4 yrs required
paralegal – Regional Operations, Regulatory... Compliance with day-to-day regulatory paralegal support for the New... Jersey, Philadelphia, and Maryland gaming jurisdictions as well as providing assistance with special projects and performing other operational assignments. Conduct legal, regulatory and business related research....
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Oct 23, 14 USA - IL Lake Forest

In-House, 3-5 yrs required
and approved with appropriate government agencies, when necessary, so... partners, as well as government agencies. Implement departmental policies... and procedures, and make policy and procedure recommendations to improve overall compliance program. Provide new ideas for workflow improvements that result in...
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Nov 17, 14 USA - NY New York City

In-House, 3-5 yrs required
paralegal Regulatory The candidate... will support regulatory attorney with respect to regulatory matters (FDA, FTC, FAA, Customs, State Laws). Duties include: OTC registrations – filing and maintenance of site and product registrations with FDA; Packaging and labeling compliance review;...
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Nov 17, 14 USA - NJ Newark

paralegal I Duties: Provides... support and assistance to the company's in-house legal group. Responsible for using their knowledge and skills to assist in managing the company's litigation / regulatory matters, enhance the company's processes, and help to maintain the...
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