PARALEGAL PROJECT IN EL PASO, TEXAS
Great long term opportunity in el paso, Texas with The Department of Justice. Pay rate of $25.07 per hour.
Hours: Monday- Friday from 8am- 5pm. Project comes with paid Vacation, paid Federal holidays, paid Sick leave, and Health Insurance
Assists attorneys and legal support staff in organizing voluminous case information. Scans, loads, and indexes documents into a legal case management database. Performs data entry as needed. Assures documents are organized for efficient automated storage and retrieval by preparing appropriate indices, defining data file search criteria and indexing/coding fields.
Creates opening and closing presentations, prepares charts and maps, and prepares trail presentations using trial presentation software such as Trial Director. Syncs audio and video transcripts using audio video editing software such as Vegas Pro, Camtasia, Sound Forge, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Audition or the transcript syncing software in Trial Director.
Support attorneys and other staff, including agents, in preparing for trial by providing a variety of litigation support services. Meet with attorneys, federal agents and investigators and other personnel from a variety of federal and local law enforcement agencies to learn the details of the case and the government’s strategy for proving its case. Utilizing massive amounts of information, correlates this information with a variety of alternatives for its presentation.
Independently compiles trial notebooks, assembles jury instructions, and compiles witness and exhibit lists.
The position comes with paid federal bank holidays, health insurance, and 40 hours of vacation every 1000 hours worked. Hours: Monday- Friday from 8am-5pm.
Please note that this position requires the ability to qualify for a security clearance.