Job Details

Legal Researcher

Company name

Building Industry Credit Association

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Jan 31, 2020

Posted on

Sep 27, 2019

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Rancho Cucamonga, CA, United States


Practice Area
Construction >> Construction
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As a Legal Researcher you will provide technical support to staff management, perform legal research and assist in drafting and reporting of law status.



  • Performs legal research utilizing both written and electronic sources.
  • Assists management in compiling analysis of nationwide lien laws.
  • Prepares draft memos.
  • Gathers and compiles facts and relevant legal information.
  • Work closely with outsourced lawyers on legal issues and projects.
  • Misc. projects requested on an as-needed basis
  • Research and analyze law sources (i.e., statutes, ordinances, court decisions, criminal pleadings, police reports, legal documents and articles) for use in supporting products and services related to the construction industry.  
  • Review legal documents and forms for completeness and conformance to specific requirements set forth in applicable legal codes
  • Gather factual information and perform legal research not available through routine sources
  • Perform preliminary analysis of legislative bills and research legislative histories.


  • A bachelor's degree is required. Paralegal certificate is preferred.
  • A minimum of 5 years in a work environment related to research.
  • Excellent computer literacy and application skills in desktop computing including, MS Excel, MS Word, and other commonly used office productivity tools.
  • Knowledge of Mac-based software such as Indesign.
  • Skilled at researching, investigating and gathering information from internet site resources.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Skilled at researching, investigating and gathering information from internet site resources.
  • Flexible and accommodating and able to go above and beyond the basic expectations when required.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and writing skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Professional demeanor and team player with high degree of confidentiality a must.
  • Legal work status in the U.S.
  • Correspond with clients and attorneys nationwide.

The most competitive candidate will have substantial customer service skills and research experience. 

Full Time - $21 - $25 per hour

Benefits: Paid Health for Employee; Dental & Vision; Paid Vacation; 401K

Company info

Building Industry Credit Association

Company Profile

With 100-plus years in the industry, a long-term staff of 30 highly efficient employees and a dedication to our craft that’s second to none, BICA is the best destination for all of your construction credit needs.

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