Focused on delivering unsurpassed services in support of the law enforecement and homeland security communities, FSA, a rapidly growing joint venture owned by trusted solutions providers SAIC and AECOM, has an anticipated vacancy for a Paralegal III supporting the our customer.
A Paralegal III performs, but is not limited to the following duties:
* Examines, prepares, and processes a variety of technical legal, medical, and other documents.
* Reviews incoming material and organizes such materials according to custodian and category.
* Determines the need for organization, document management, assembly and preparation of documents and data sets. Uses document review platforms, including Relativity and Eclipse, to review documents and information.
* Considers the nature and status of the investigation in tagging and summarizing relevant documents.
* Prepares summaries, reports and memoranda relating to important documents and information in a variety of formats, including narrative summaries.
* Responds to requests from AUSAs and law enforcement agents and investigators in a timely manner.
* Assists with interviews of and meetings with law enforcement agents and investigators, potential witnesses, and attorneys to assist the AUSA during the course of the investigation, charging, settlement discussions, and in advance of any court appearances, hearings, or trial.
* Reviews and summarizes outlines to assist the AUSA in investigations, and in preparation for important meetings, charging, hearings, or trial.
* Researches, analyzes and summarizes relevant legal precedents for applicability to assigned cases.
* Utilizes a variety of automated legal research tools as well as public information databases and other automated resources to research factual and/or legal matters related to cases or programs, and to participate in electronic discovery and other assigned areas of civil proceedings.
* Reviews documents and other materials produced pursuant to subpoena, maintains inventory of materials produced pursuant to subpoena; reviews and summarizes documents and data produced pursuant to subpoena; and prepares outline of substance of documents/materials produced pursuant to subpoena.
* Assists in the preparation of a variety of legal documents, e.g., complaints, motions, orders, pleadings, subpoenas, memoranda, and settlement documents.
* Obtains needed information from files, law enforcement agencies, or other sources, and submits completed legal and other documents to the appropriate AUSA. In preparation of documents, considers the nature and the status of the case involved. With limited instructions from AUSAs, assists with the preparation of legal actions, including affidavits, subpoenas, civil investigative demands, interrogatories, discovery requests, settlement documents, complaints, search warrants, judgments, applications, and notices.
* Work with and review highly complicated and highly technical and/or scientific documents, including information pertaining to pharmaceuticals and pharmaceutical companies, and matters relating to pharmaceutical pricing and regulatory approvals, including approvals in foreign countries. Prior experience, training, education or knowledge with or in the areas of pharmaceutical manufacturing, approval, regulation, pricing, medical practices, and health care professionals will be highly useful.
A Paralegal III must meet the following qualifications:
* Possess a paralegal certificate
* At least five to eight years of paralegal experience required; trial experience very helpful
* Previous document management and review, searches within various data and document sets, analysis and summary of various data sets, and case file organization and management
* Ability and familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including MS Excel, MS Outlook, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat Professional.
* Experience reviewing and tagging documents and working in document review including Relativity, Eclipse, and/or Casemap
* Ability to work as a team member and to facilitate work processes among other staff members
* Ability to work with and review highly complicated and highly technical and/or scientific doucments including:
* Information pertaining to pharmaceuticals and pharmaceutical companies
* Matters relating to pharmaceutical pricing and regulatory approvals, including approvals in foreign countries
* Substantive experience with health care cases
* Proficiency in the Greek language (Preferred)
* Ability to meet established deadlines and work as a tean player in a professional office setting
* Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure
* Excellent written and oral communication skills, analytic ability, and thorough knowledge of offce skills, personal computers, scanners, copy & fax machines
* Prior experience, training, education of knowledge with or in the areas of pharmaceutical manufacturing, approval, regulation, pricing, medical practices and/or healthcare profession (Preferred)
* Abilty to obtain and maintain Public Trust Security Access
This position requires U.S. Citizenship and a 7 (or 10) year minimum background investigation.
Forfeiture Support Associates (FSA), LLC is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote qualiﬁed persons in all job titles without regard to age, ancestry, color, gender, HIV status, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation (including gender expression and identity), veteran status, family leave status or any protected group status as deﬁned by applicable law.