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Legal Staff Paralegal in Washington, DC

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Company name

Spiegel & McDiarmid LLP

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Government and Government Relations

Years of Experience

Max 3 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

Aug 04,2017

Posted on

Feb 10,2017

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Profile

Paralegal Responsibilities: Work closely with and provide general support to attorneys Attend and report on regulatory commission meetings; Respond to research requests; Maintain case document databases; Assist in the preparation of briefs and pleadings, consisting largely of cite-checking/proofreading; Identify and assemble documents relevant to case issues; Monitor cases and agency filings for attorneys and clients; Prepare reports for clients on industry trends, updates and deadlines; Participate in team discussions of case strategies; Assist in discovery and trial preparation.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: BA/BS Degree w/excellent academic credentials. Strong analytical, writing and proofreading skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Research experience a must. Litigation experience in a law firm environment a plus. Willingness to take responsibility for assigned tasks with minimal supervision. 0-3 years of experience. Two year commitment preferred. Must be flexible for overtime when needed.

Company info

Lisa Jacobs
Director of Human Resources
Spiegel & McDiarmid LLP
1875 Eye Street, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20006
Fax: 202-393-2866