Paralegal (Regulatory) - Washington, DC

Alchemy Legal - Washington, DC

Paralegal (Regulatory) - Washington, DC

One of our prestigious firms seeks a Regulatory Paralegal  who will manage all aspects of large scale within the Securities & Derivatives Enforcement and Regulatory group. The position will require overtime and may involve some travel.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Mainly responsible for all of the cite checking assignments for the Securities & Derivatives Enforcement and Regulatory group
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments under tight deadlines
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong research skills
  • Experience with proof reading
  • Edit and format written submissions using Word styles
  • Manage electronic and hard copy documents through litigation technology
  • Legal and factual cite checking including the ability to shepardize and Blue Book a brief
  • Thorough understanding of court rules and filing requirements
  • Knowledge of Lexis-Nexis, Westlaw and internet search engines for research purposes
  • Knowledge of SEC, FINRA, CFTC and N4SE
  • Supervise project assistants and temporary staff
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with Clients, Partners, Associates, Legal Assistants and all staff members

Qualifications

Education and/or Experience:

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Proficient at Microsoft Office applications

Preferred:

  • A minimum of three years of paralegal experience at a medium or large law firm
  • Experience working in securities/regulatory practice
  • Paralegal certificate

Other Skills and Abilities:

In addition to the above, the following may also be required of the successful candidate:

  • Experience working in securities/regulatory legal practice
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong sense of good judgment
  • Well-developed analytical and problem solving skills
  • Works harmoniously and effectively with others as part of a team
  • A self-starter who desires to show ownership and commitment to the job
  • Exercises confidentiality and discretion
  • Strong proofreading skills
  • Strong PowerPoint skills

Compensation will be commensurate with experience, salary is flexible.

Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.

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Posted On: Wednesday, January 9, 2019



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