City
Phoenix
State
AZ
Position Id
2541

Paralegal Investigator - $33/hour
Phoenix, AZ

This paralegal position is in the Licensing Investigations Department and reports to the Licensing Investigations Manager. This position is responsible for gathering evidence required to conduct investigations of allegations of misconduct, including sensitive issues such as substance abuse and sexual misconduct. Duties include applying careful analysis and comprehension of the evidence (legal documents, public records, research) and compiling the information into a comprehensive written report. This position may also be required to present the completed cases before the Arizona Medical Board, and testify before the Office of Administrative Hearings.

Responsibilities

  • Knowledge of legal research methods and resources, and the ability to conduct legal research using library materials.
  • Knowledge of rules of citation, statutes, and the Administrative Code.
  • Knowledge of the jurisdictions and functions of local, state and federal courts and related government agencies.
  • Knowledge of civil litigation procedures.
  • Skilled in legal research and in the communication of facts and legal theories.
  • Skilled in presenting cases in a hearing or trial setting.

Qualifications

  • Four years full-time employment as a paralegal; or three years full-time employment with the State of Arizona as a Project Specialist; or any equivalent paralegal or legal education and/or experience.

For more information, contact Christine Hawn at 602 788-5890 ext 123 or email at christine@apnusa.com