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Legal Staff Paralegal in Santa Ana, CA

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Company name

Federal Public Defender - Central District of California

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Government and Government Relations

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Santa Ana, CA

Date Last Verified

Jun 13,2018

Posted on

Jun 12,2018

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Trial Paralegal The candidate will provide a full range of paralegal services to trial attorneys in all types of federal matters, including pre-indictment cases, trials, appeals, and habeas cases. General areas of responsibility include: assisting attorneys in all aspects of case preparation including trial and/or sentencing hearings; reviewing, analyzing, coding, and organizing multi- faceted discovery; assisting attorneys and clients with all matters relating to bail; assisting with material witness matters; notarizing documents; and maintaining communication with other federal agencies. An ABA certified paralegal certificate and 5+ years of paralegal experience is preferred. Criminal defense experience is preferred. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat. Should have experience with online research databases (i.e., Westlaw, LexisNexis). Must have experience in legal document management databases (i.e., Excel, dtSearch, CaseMap and similar databases). A notary license is preferred. Deadline: June 15, 2018.

Additional info

Send letter of interest, resume, a representative writing sample, and three references.

Company info

Hilary Potashner
Federal Public Defender - Central District of California
411 West 4th Street
Suite 7110
Santa Ana, CA 92701