Law Clerk I
Brooklyn, NY 
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Posted 30 days ago
Job Description

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Law Clerk I

  • Conducts on-site taint and discovery reviews for large, criminal cases prosecuted by the USAO.
  • Reviews hundreds of thousands of documents for Garrity material.
  • Reviews documents, creates indices, and summarizes the documents for analysis. The discovery review would involve reviewing documents, creating databases, coding, creating indices, and summarizing the documents for analysis.
  • Performs complex legal research.
  • Prepares draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc.
  • Reviews documents for relevance and privilege.
  • Assists attorneys with all phases of litigation.
  • Acts independently and/or as a team leader on larger projects.
  • Primary interface with trial attorneys, experts, and other client staff.
  • Produces high quality work using IPRO Eclipse, Relativity, and Excel, including tagging documents in IPRO Eclipse and Relativity.
  • Produces high quality work creating and using Excel spreadsheets.
  • Produces high quality work using PACER/ECR, Westlaw, and Lexis.
  • Works on criminal investigations (including researching and writing on issues arising in contentious litigation such as prosecutorial misconduct) of health care and tax crimes.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be able to obtain and Maintain a government security clearance.
  • Requires Law degree (or currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least two years of study); and at least two years of progressively more responsible experience on litigation support projects with a focus on document review.
  • Requires hands-on experience with ESI tools (Relativity, Ipro, Eclipse, iConect or similar review platforms) and knowledge of eDiscovery procedures and resources utilized for file management and document review.
  • 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 be able to work in an office setting where some walking, siting, standing, bending and carrying of small office items is required.
  • Candidates must be comfortable working on-site at the Manhattan, NY Area office.

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.


 

Job Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
2+ years
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