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Legal Staff Paralegal in Brooklyn, NY

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Company name

Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Brooklyn, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 03,2018

Posted on

Jul 27,2018

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Paralegal Aide The candidate under general supervision, will perform duties associated in all aspects of the Pre-trial Torts Litigation Unit. Assist Attorneys during all stages of litigation claims. Prepare documents, investigative reports and related correspondence. Assist at statutory hearings and court conferences. Review and handle request for investigation and discovery. Should have Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college; or An associate degree or completion of 60 semester credits from an accredited college and 2 years of full-time satisfactory experience, acquired in the United States, in the performance of paralegal (legal assistant) services; or A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and 4 years of full-time satisfactory experience, acquired in the United States, in the performance of paralegal (legal assistant) services; or Education and/or experience which is equivalent to above. Paralegal Certification obtained in the United States from an accredited program or from a program approved by the American Bar Association can be substituted for 12 months of experience. Undergraduate credit can be substituted for experience on the basis of 30 semester credits from an accredited college for 12 months of experience. However, all candidates must have at least a four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent. Must have one additional year of pertinent paralegal experience or have a baccalaureate degree in addition to the requirements listed above to be eligible for placement in Assignment Level II duties and pay of Paralegal Aide. Should have excellent oral, written and communication skills. Last date of filing: 8/16/2018

Additional info

Job ID 93751

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)
370 Jay Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201