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Job opening: Paralegal

Salary: $78 592 - 102 166 per year
Published at: Aug 31 2023
Employment Type: Full-time
This position is located in the Director’s Office of the Criminal Division of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. The primary purpose of the position is to provide case and data review, ensure compliance with federal and DC Criminal code, prisoner movement, training, business processes, and standard operating procedures.     


Brief Description of Duties:


  • A probationary period of one (1) year must be successfully completed.
  • Background and security investigation are required.


Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree and a paralegal certificate, plus three (3) years of administrative experience in a court, social services agency or legal environment. Research and writing skills are required.Interpersonal and communication skills needed to successfully interact with the public, the judiciary, and other court personnel. The incumbent should be an enthusiastic and engaged professional who enjoys working with a diverse group of Court personnel and customers and lives the DC Courts’ values of Accountability, Excellence, Fairness, Integrity, Respect, and Transparency.Please note that authorization for the release of your adult criminal record revealing any convictions and forfeitures, and any criminal cases currently pending before the courts are required.  If you are selected for the position, a criminal history records check will be conducted.  


To qualify based on education, upload a copy of your college transcript or degree. The transcript must show the name of the college or university, your name, list of courses with credit hours, major(s), and grade-point average or class ranking.

Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for District of Columbia Courts employment.  You can verify your education here: http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/.  

Foreign Education: If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must upload a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript at time of application to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit: https://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html.


  • Address District of Columbia Courts Moultrie Building 500 Indiana Avenue, NW Washington, District of Columbia 20001 United States
  • Name: G. Brandon
  • Phone: 202-879-8159
  • Email: [email protected]


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