Job Details

Paralegal

Company name

American Civil Liberties Union

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Valid Through

Sep 24,2019

Posted on

Jun 11,2019

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
Apply for this job
 
Your Email:
Upload Resume:

 
12 hits

Profile

Paralegal, Voting Rights Project
The candidate responsibilities will include: Prepare, file, review and organize litigation documents such as briefs, motions, declarations, deposition summaries, discovery requests and responses, and correspondence with co-counsel. Manage and coordinate intake database; maintain case files, attorneys’ correspondence files, summary of the VRP litigation docket, etc. Provide litigation support to attorneys. Collect, analyze, and organize legal, factual, social science and other non-legal research for use in investigations, litigation documents and policy presentations; run searches on internal and external document databases and systems, cull statistics and relevant information from a variety of resources such as newspapers, magazines, libraries, case documents and trade associations. Act as liaison among various internal departments as well as with co-counsel and partner organizations. Demonstrate a commitment to diversity within the office using a personal approach that values all individuals and respects differences in regards to race, ethnicity, age, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, religion, ability and socio-economic circumstance. Work collaboratively and respectfully toward resolving obstacles and/or conflicts. Handle special projects and other duties as assigned. Bachelor’s degree is required and 1 year of paralegal or related experience is preferred. Should have excellent research skills, including Internet research. Must have strong computer skills with advanced knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite e.g. Outlook, Word, Excel, etc. Basic knowledge of Westlaw is preferred. Experience analyzing basic statistics and using spreadsheets is preferred. Experience creating tables of contents, tables of authorities, mail merges, and creating/inserting macros required.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Civil Liberties Union
1333 H Street, NW
10th Floor
Washington, DC 20005

Similar Jobs:

Litigation Paralegal The candidate will support First Amendment and media litigation and amicus wor...
Litigation Assistant
Washington, DC
Litigation Assistant Responsibilities: Prepare documents under attorney supervision for filing in c...
Litigation Assistant The candidate will provide duties include: Prepare documents under attorney su...
     


Similar Jobs
Litigation Support Paralegal
Public Interest, Legal Services of Northern Virginia (LSNV )
Fairfax, VA
Apply Now >
Legal Staff Paralegal in Washington, DC
Public Interest
Washington, DC
Apply Now >