Law Clerk

Recruiter
CACI International Inc.
Location
New Haven
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 19, 2017
Closes
Oct 09, 2017
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Duties and RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Works under the direction of a supervisory paralegal or a project supervisor.

* Performs complex legal research for the trial staff.

* Assists in preparing draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc. reviewing documents for relevance and privilege; and assisting attorneys with all phases of litigation.

Required Qualifications:

* Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOJ MBI clearance.

* Law degree, or currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one year of study.

* Requires sound working knowledge of federal and state court systems, legal research procedures, and legal research resources.

* Requires excellent written and oral communication skills and thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as LEXIS and Westlaw.

* Must have hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including word processing, databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, and imaging.

* Role also requires hands-on familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources.

Desired Qualifications:

* Financial background with securities and/or Residential Mortgage Backed Securities experience.

* Document review experience performing in-depth, substantive review and analysis of financial data.

* Ability to analyze and evaluate complex financial information and present findings in a succinct, logical manner.

* Drafting reports, memoranda, and correspondence.

* Organizing material and preparing synopses.

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. Join CACI, where you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. A Fortune magazine World's Most Admired Company in the IT Services industry, CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies, the Russell 2000 Index, and the S&P SmallCap600 Index. CACI provides dynamic careers for over 20,000 employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.SDL2017