Entry-Level Paralegal / Law Clerk (TEMP)

Huntington Beach, California, United States (USA), Rocket Lab [3008498]

Field(s) of expertise
Procurement and Legal
Job type

About this job

Reporting to the CFO, Rocket Lab is seeking an entry-level paralegal / law clerk on a temporary basis, 1 to 2 months, to perform; legal administrative tasks, read and synthesize contracts, and enter contract attributes into the data management system.

The ideal candidate will be able to; prioritize and multitask, maintain a high level of organization, and be hardworking & professional.Candidates with experience using Infor Document Management system are highly encouraged to apply.


  • Review contracts and determine contract attributes, such as party names, expiration dates, governing law, mediation clauses, etc.
  • Upload contracts into data management system and designate attributes to each contract in the data management system.
  • Such other responsibilities as designated by the legal department team members, including administrative tasks such as filing and photocopying.


Required Skills

  • Possess the ability to maintain a high level of organization
  • Ability to handle administrative duties with minimal supervision
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing priorities
  • Good written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

Required Experience

  • Experience reading and drafting contracts
  • Experience with computers
  • Experience with data entry

Preferred Experience

  • 2+ years as an experience paralegal at a law firm
  • Experience with Infor Document Management or any document management system.

Preferred Skills

  • Experience working with document management systems a plus

Additional Information

  • This is a temporary position expected to last 1-2 months.

For information on how the personal data in your application is processed, please see the Rocket Lab Privacy Policy.