Legal Assistant (Office Automation)

  • Company:
    US Department of Justice
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 hours ago
  • Category:
    Legal|Legal Secretary

SunIRef:Manu Duties Summary For more information on the Department of Justice and the United States Attorneys’ Offices, visit As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement. Responsibilities If selected for this position, you will serve as a senior legal assistant responsible for directly and independently supporting Assistant United States Attorneys (AUSAs) and Special Assistant United States Attorneys (SAUSAs) by providing a wide variety of technical assistance services to complex legal actions related to Social Security. Typical work assignments will include: Acting as a legal assistance subject matter expert and providing training, guidance and technical assistance to other legal support staff; Processing cases and legal matters by applying a thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of the agency or office and extensive practical litigative experience; Researching, evaluating, and coordinating information to establish the facts and issues of specific litigation cases using various legal and non-legal databases and websites; Preparing legal actions such as motions, proposed orders, declarations, and notices; Coordinating with client agency and troubleshooting/bringing to resolution issues regarding Social Security cases; Maintaining paper and electronic documents and evidence such as PDF files, image files, audio files, video files, bank records, forensic reports, and other file types; and Maintaining attorney calendar(s) and calendar of assigned active cases, scheduling appointments, interviews, and conferences, and providing reminders of commitments and court appearances.Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress. Travel Required Occasional travel – You may be expected to travel for this position. Supervisory status No Promotion Potential 8 Job family (Series) 0986 Legal Assistance