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Legal Staff Paralegal in Linthicum, MD

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Company name

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Government Contracts

Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required


Linthicum, MD

Date Last Verified

Mar 15,2018

Posted on

Feb 07,2018

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Paralegal III The candidate will be providing legal advice and services for the operations of firm's Mission Systems sector. Work in the Law Department for Mission Systems is often fast-paced and encompasses a wide variety of contractual, compliance and other legal matters. Work effectively with other professionals in the Law Department and across the sector, being pro-active and seeking appropriate guidance and direction from counsel. Under the supervision of attorneys, the paralegal's key responsibilities may include the following: Perform basic legal research, particularly in areas relating to Federal government contracting. Serve as a point of contact for service of process and manage responses to third party records subpoenas. Assist sector lawyers with internal investigations, including coordinating interviews, document collection and document review. Review basic legal documents (such as teaming agreements and non-disclosure agreements. Support lawyers with potential new hire ethics and conflict of interest reviews. Prepare routine correspondence. Provide assistance to outside counsel retained by the Law Department. Team with law department specialists and staff enterprise-wide beyond the immediate team attorneys on assigned projects. Interact with non-Law Department functions and personnel across the sector. Update and maintain various Law Department data bases and electronic resources. Assist attorneys in performing in-house training, managing internal professional development and similar activities. Assist the sector attorneys with other activities as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have Associates degree and a paralegal certificate or a bachelor's degree. Should have 4+ years of paralegal experience. Strong oral and written communication skills, excellent organizational and interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently with little supervision is preferred. Experience with federal government contracts, including working knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation is a plus.

Additional info

Requisition ID: 18001444

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Northrop Grumman Corporation
1580-A West Nursery Road
Linthicum, MD 21090