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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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Dec 04, 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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Dec 22, 14 USA - OH Dublin

In-House, Min 3 yrs required
Senior paralegal – Regulatory Duties:... local, state and federal government agencies. Applies working knowledge... in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks. Works on projects of moderate scope and complexity. Identifies possible solutions to...
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Dec 22, 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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Dec 20, 14 USA - FL Cape Canaveral

In-House, Min 6 yrs required
paralegal Admin Duties: Conducts... duties. Assists the Lead paralegal and attorneys in preparing... legal documents. Engages in a variety of tasks ranging from repetitive to those calling for judgment and independent initiative. Provides limited research and support activities. Prepares...
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Dec 18, 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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Dec 19, 14 USA - TX Fort Worth

paralegal II / III –... Regulatory DUTIES: Perform functions delegated and supervised by an attorneys in the Regulatory group, including coordinating projects with internal departments or outside law firms with minimal supervision. Assist in-house attorneys and other employees with...
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Dec 16, 14 USA - LA New Orleans

In-House, Min 1 yrs required
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...
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Dec 16, 14 USA - CA Rocklin

In-House, Min 7 yrs required
Senior paralegal Compliance The... candidate will work with the entire legal team on a broad range of legal initiatives that firm undertakes on a daily basis including, but not limited to regulatory compliance, corporate compliance and corporate governance....
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Dec 04, 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 29, 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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