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Senior Paralegal
Ref No.: 18-00024
Location: Trenton, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 2 Years
Start Date: 02/05/2018
Description: Paralegal Senior: Under direction from a supervisory official within the Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Land Use Regulation, provide paralegal assistance to Division staff on complex permit applications submitted to the Division for review in accordance with the Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act Rules (N.J.A.C.- 7:7A), the Flood Hazard Area Control Act Rules (N.J.A.C. - 7:13), the Coastal Zone Management Rules (7:7E), and the Highlands Water Protection and Planning Act Rules (N.J.A.C. 7:38) and provide legal assistance on appeals of permit decisions. Duties include: creating and managing case files, helping prepare staff for trial, drafting affidavits, briefs and interrogatories and responding to discovery requests and/other assigned duties such as filing, completing and maintaining forms.