Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Fort Meade, MD

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Company name

National Security Agency

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required


Fort Meade, MD

Date Last Verified

Jan 31,2018

Posted on

Jan 11,2018

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Paralegal The candidate will be developing and maintaining methods to obtain, process, disseminate, catalog, and summarize information in which the work requires legal skills. Will be analyzing the legal impact of legislative developments and administrative/judicial decisions, opinions/rulings on Agency programs. Conducting research for the preparation of legal opinions on matters of interest to the Agency. Assisting in preparing for and attending hearings, interviewing witnesses, managing evidence and drafting legal documents. Maintaining legal files and various software applications to extract legal information to compile reports. Preparing reports to Congress and other government agencies. Managing functions and responsibilities of special projects/programs within the Office of General Counsel under the general supervision of a Managing Attorney. Advising management on project/program matters, offer recommendations, and provide liaison to clients as required. Must have possesses strong communication (oral and written). Degree in Legal Studies, Pre-Law, or Criminal Justice is preferred, but a degree in any field is acceptable. Should have 6+ years of relevant experience, or an Associate's degree plus 4 years of relevant experience, or a Bachelor's degree plus 2 years of relevant experience. Relevant experience must be in a legal or policy function (e.g., internship with a government office or legal firm, working as a legal aid, litigation, legislation, and paralegal). Paralegal Certification from a recognized accredited US program is required. Experience in the DoD or IC and practicing in a subject matter related to the position in which the candidate is applying is preferred.

Additional info

Job ID: 30000540

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
National Security Agency
9800 Savage Road
Fort Meade, MD 20755