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    Summary

    Tour of Duty: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Position Description Title/PD#: Paralegal Specialist/ PD#33055-A
    Compressed/Flexible Schedules: Not Eligible
    Telework: Eligible
    Virtual Position: No

    This recruitment is for one position with the Office of General Counsel, Midwest District located at Kansas City, MO.

    Please be advised that this announcement will close if 100 applicants are reached prior to the announced closing date.

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    Responsibilities

    Paralegal Specialist, PD# 33055A

    Provides case and program management administrative and legal support specific to Employee Relations/Labor Relations (ER/LR) program work such as pleadings, advice, meetings and strategy. Provides direct administrative and legal services on case and/or program assignments. Gathers all relevant facts and information needed for case development and processing. Manages and prioritizes caseload and program duties. Negotiates settlements/compromises within authority. Completes reviews and renders decisions or forwards same to decision-maker. Keeps supervisors and attorneys informed of any potential issues. Prepares discovery, motions, memoranda, briefs, legal opinions and/or other written documents and communications needed in the delivery of accurate, timely and effective legal services. Drafts discovery, dispositive motions and other pleadings. Performs presentations and briefing materials for attorneys and supervisors. Maintains complete and accurate time and status entries in case management systems. Assists in follow ups required to complete work product. Prepares and manages systems for sharing information into case management systems. Sends interrogatory and production requests to client. Execute litigation hold process to ensure record retention and accessibility.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

  • Job family (Series)

    0950 Paralegal Specialist

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/563898400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.