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CACI International Supervisory Paralegal in Boston, Massachusetts

Supervisory Paralegal

Job Category: Legal

Time Type: Full time

Minimum Clearance Required to Start: DOJ MBI

Employee Type: Regular

Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%

Type of Travel: Continental US

What You’ll Get to Do:

The Supervisory Paralegal will provide legal support to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts in Boston as well as supervise 15 other on-site staff. Oversees the work of paralegals and other support staff, particularly on major paralegal support efforts, such as large legal research projects or major in-courtroom support. Monitors work and reports on progress. Responsible for ensuring that paralegal and support staff work meets contract and attorney requirements and is delivered on time. Troubleshoots and performs quality control spot-checks. Must be able to formulate administrative and technical procedures for getting the work done. Reports to Project Supervisor or Project Manager; may also have significant contact with COR, Government Case Manager, trial attorneys and staff, client agency staff, and opposing counsel. Performs complex legal and factual research. Designs and develops systems and procedures for tracking, controlling, and managing case files, exhibits, and other case-specific materials. Assists trial staff in coordination with expert witnesses and litigation consultants. Arranges for access to appropriate DOJ libraries and other legal research facilities. Coordinates with other Contractor support components, including data processing support staff, in order to accomplish work.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Requires paralegal certificate, or JD, or currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one year of study.

  • At least three years of litigation paralegal experience, including trial experience.

  • At least one year of experience in automated litigation support.

  • Must have supervisory experience, including proven capabilities and communication skills to successfully interact with clients and attorneys.

  • Sound working knowledge of federal and state court system, legal research procedures, and legal research resources.

  • 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.

  • Familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of eDiscovery procedures and resources preferred.

  • Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Excellent legal research, writing, and organizational skills.

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 60 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Company Overview: At CACI, 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. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

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