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Legal Staff Paralegal in Washington, DC

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Company name

Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC.

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Criminal Law
Litigation - General/Commercial

Location

Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

May 02,2018

Posted on

Mar 15,2018

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Human Rights/Human Trafficking Paralegal The candidate will support attorneys in the Human Rights practice group to start in June 2018. Candidates must be well organized, possess excellent writing and analytical skills, and have strong academic credentials. The work involves, among other things, factual and legal research; writing memoranda; document review; organizing and coding documents; managing case files; and performing clerical tasks associated with filing documents in U.S. courts. The position requires: (1) a demonstrated interest in law, human rights, or both; (2) an understanding of, and willingness to learn about, basic legal concepts, terminology, principles, and procedures; (3) excellent communication and writing ability, organizational skills, and interpersonal skills; (4) a proactive nature; (5) attention to detail. Experience with legal research tools, such as Lexis/Nexis or Westlaw is a plus. Foreign language skills are also a plus.

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Hiring Coordinator
Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC.
1100 New York Avenue, NW
West Tower, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005