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    As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement.

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    If selected for this position, you will serve as a Legal Assistant with the United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of Indiana.

    Duties will include, but are not limited to:

    • Examines, prepares and processes a variety of legal documents, e.g., complaints, motions, orders, answers, pleadings, subpoenas, etc.;
    • Provides assistance to attorneys in trial preparation and exhibits;
    • Maintains calendar(s) of assigned attorney(s), tracks filings, hearings, and trial dates, schedules appointments, conferences and interviews. Provides reminders of commitments and court appearances;
    • Arranges travel including but not limited to, scheduling flights, hotel reservations, and rental car;
    • Produces a variety of written legal documents and materials using a wide range of office software applications;
    • Provides automation litigation assistance to attorneys in trial preparation and courtroom presentations.

    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


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0986 Legal Assistance

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/559654700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.