Law Clerk I in Washington, DC at PAE

Date Posted: 6/26/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/26/2020

Job Description

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Law Clerk I

Performs the following tasks while complying with established procedures:  preparation of motions, briefs and other legal documents.

  • Proofreading legal briefs and memoranda;
  • Cite-checking legal briefs and memoranda;
  • Researching cited case law within the briefs and memoranda for validity and applicability; 
  • Creating Tables of Content and Authorities, as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a US government security clearance.
  • Law degree, or currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one year of study.
  • Requires significant cite-checking and Blue Book experience.
  • 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. 

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.

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