Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in New York City, NY

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Company name

Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings - OATH

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Bankruptcy

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

May 03,2018

Posted on

Apr 09,2018

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Profile

Paralegal The candidate will assist attorneys in managing cases from inception through resolution, draft documents and correspondence and perform other routine paralegal tasks: Obtain, compile, analyze and transmit records, data and information for litigation, both in electronic and hard copy form; Log and process subpoenas, FOIL requests, bankruptcy filings and other legal notices and documents; Maintain a detailed log of litigation, including date and time of receipt and completion; Conduct legal research, locate and retrieve court decisions, statutes, regulations and other legal data and draft reports on those findings; Maintain OGC files and databases, which includes the indexing and filing of electronic and hard copy case materials; Assist with general administrative duties as needed.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college; or An associate degree or completion of 60 semester credits from an accredited college and two years of full-time satisfactory experience in the United States, in the performance of paralegal (legal assistant) services; or
A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and four 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. Should have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills. Must have strong computer skills, including government and legal databases, Word, Excel.

Company info

Cherron Howard-Williams
Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings - OATH
40 Rector Street
New York City, NY 10006