ISYS Technologies, Inc.

  • Paralegal

    Job Locations US-DC-Washington
    Job ID
    10555
  • Minimum Clearance Required

    US Citizen

    Responsibilities

    Functional Responsibilities:

                                                                                  

          ISYS Technologies is seeking a Paralegal.

     

     

     

    Job Duties:

     

    • Review investigative reports, testimonies, interviews, files, and documents for a variety of criminal cases to become familiar with the issues and identify pertinent material
    • Read and analyze reports of investigating agencies and sort through and read subpoenaed documents and identify and summarize portions that may be relevant to particular cases
    • Establish and maintain an effective system of compiling, indexing, and organizing this information and its sources
    • Participate and assist in preparation for trial by compiling, organizing, and indexing various evidentiary exhibits
    • Marks and identifies trial exhibits and drafts a list of exhibits to be offered at trial
    • Prepare narrative summaries, charts, tables, graphs, or other visual aids to be used at trial
    • Other range of paralegal tasks include, but are not limited to copying, mailing, closing files, maintaining pleadings
    • Assist with other administrative tasks as needed

     

     

    Qualifications

    Experience Requirements:

    • Effective verbal and written communication
    • Proven excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Paralegal Certificate
    • ONE (1) year of litigation paralegal experience
    • Basic legal knowledge, including knowledge of standard legal citation system sufficient to perform basic legal research
    • Thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as LEXIS and WestLaw
    • Hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including word processing, database, spreadsheet, imaging, and telecommunications
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office software programs (i.e., Word, Excel, Outlook, MS Access or other data bases), Word Perfect and Adobe Acrobat Professional or similar applications.
    • Basic familiarity with ESI tools and knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources.
    • Ability to consistently deliver highest quality of work under extreme pressure will be very important.
    • Demonstrated ability to review a wide variety of documents, both legal and non-legal documents, including Motions and briefs, and a variety of legal correspondence

     

     

     

    Desired Experience:

    • Experience working in a Government and/or Litigation Support environment in conjunction with basic qualifications
    • Automated litigation support experience (i.e. Concordance, Summation, iConnect, CaseMap, TimeMap. Sanction, etc...)
    • Trial experience
    • Experience with organization and management of a large volume of documents

     

     

     

     

    Clearance:

    • U.S. Citizen

     

     

    Essential Requirements - Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly sit, walk, stand and climb stairs and steps. May require walking long distance from parking to work station. Occasionally, movement that requires twisting at the neck and/or trunk more than the average person, squatting/ stooping/kneeling, reaching above the head, and forward motion will be required. The employee will continuously be required to repeat the same hand, arm, or finger motion many times. Manual and finger dexterity are essential to this position. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, depth perception and telling differences among colors. The employee must be able to communicate through speech with clients and public. Hearing requirements include conversation in both quiet and noisy environments. Lifting may require floor to waist, waist to shoulder, or shoulder to overhead movement of up to 20 pounds. This position demands tolerance for various levels of mental stress.

     

    ISYS Technologies is an Engineering and Information Technology Company focused on providing Services to the Federal and State Government. ISYS offers a competitive compensation program and comprehensive benefits package to our employees including Health/Dental/Vision/PTO and more. ISYS Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

     

    US Citizenship is required.

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