Law Clerk - Entry Level - Remote at CACI International Inc.

CACI International Inc.

Full-Time

Not defined

23 Nov → 23 Dec

Job Description

• Law Clerk - Entry Level - Remote
• Job Category: Service Contract Act
• 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
• The Law Clerk position is a great opportunity for recent law school graduates seeking to gain practical, hands-on experience applying your knowledge to assist with high profile cases being investigated and litigated by the Department of Justice.
• This opportunity will also enhance your knowledge and understanding of the litigation life cycle as you assist with investigations from discovery through trial and appeal.
• CACI is also committed to growing our eDiscovery workforce and has included tuition reimbursement for Relativity certifications, the ACEDS certification and Paralegal Certificates!
• This is a great opportunity for someone to grow their careers.
• Please apply if you are interested to hear more!
• As a Law Clerk, you will work as a part of a high-performing DOJ Filter Team where you will be able to hone your analytical and research skills by engaging in intensive document reviews to identify relevant documents and to conduct legal and factual research to build case.
• You will gain invaluable experience utilizing electronic discovery tools and work in databases such as Relativity, conducting searches and identifying factually relevant and privileged data to support assigned investigations.
• Conduct and verify taint and discovery reviews in Relativity for large, criminal cases prosecuted by the Capitol Siege Section of USAO-DC.
• Review batched documents for materials covered by specified privileges, including but not limited to the Executive Privilege, the attorney-client privilege, attorney-client work product, and materials protected by the speech and debate of the constitution.
• Tag documents for attorney-client and/or work product privilege and responsiveness to relevant search warrants.
• Perform complex legal research for the trial staff using Westlaw and Lexis Nexis to determine specified privilege.
• Create indices and summarizes the reviewed documents for analysis.
• The discovery review would involve reviewing documents, creating databases, coding, creating indices, and summarizing the documents for analysis.
• Assist in preparing draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc.
• Review documents for relevance and privilege; and assisting attorneys with all phases of litigation.
• Law degree, or currently attending an ABaccredited 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 eDiscovery applications and knowledge of eDiscovery procedures and resources.
• Prior experience supporting the Federal Government
• 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.

Job Responsibilities

  • You will gain invaluable experience utilizing electronic discovery tools and work in databases such as Relativity, conducting searches and identifying factually relevant and privileged data to support assigned investigations
  • Conduct and verify taint and discovery reviews in Relativity for large, criminal cases prosecuted by the Capitol Siege Section of USAO-DC
  • Review batched documents for materials covered by specified privileges, including but not limited to the Executive Privilege, the attorney-client privilege, attorney-client work product, and materials protected by the speech and debate of the constitution
  • Tag documents for attorney-client and/or work product privilege and responsiveness to relevant search warrants
  • Perform complex legal research for the trial staff using Westlaw and Lexis Nexis to determine specified privilege
  • The discovery review would involve reviewing documents, creating databases, coding, creating indices, and summarizing the documents for analysis
  • Assist in preparing draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc
  • Review documents for relevance and privilege; and assisting attorneys with all phases of litigation

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Law degree, or currently attending an ABaccredited 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 eDiscovery applications and knowledge of eDiscovery procedures and resources

  • Prior experience supporting the Federal Government

Benefits/What We offer

  • CACI is also committed to growing our eDiscovery workforce and has included tuition reimbursement for Relativity certifications, the ACEDS certification and Paralegal Certificates!

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities

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