Margaret Agius

  • Westland US-MI
Margaret Agius

Professional Affiliations

National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc. Member: 1998 - Present
  • Administrator, Certified Legal Assistant Examination: 2003, 2010
  • "Automotive Product Liability," Facts & Findings (August 2003)"
  • Online Legal Dictionaries: How Do They Compare?" Facts & Findings (November 2000)
Paralegal/Legal Assistant Section of the State Bar of Michigan Member: 1991 - Present


Certified Paralegal experienced in computer litigation support, civil and criminal discovery, legal research and writing

Work experience

Work experience
Mar 2011 - Present


CACI International, Inc. – Contracted to United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Michigan, Criminal Division, Drug Task Force
  • Provide support to Assistant United States Attorneys in the pre-indictment, post-indictment, discovery and trial preparation phases of Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) cases presented for prosecution
  • The principal mission of the OCDETF program is to identify, disrupt and dismantle the most serious drug trafficking and money laundering organizations and those primarily responsible for the nation's drug supply
1999 - 2008


Product Safety (Chrysler) Group

Assisted with defense of product-related litigation, including product liability, product warranty and class action cases

  • Specialized in discovery support and litigation management
  • Highly skilled in both electronic and paper document reviews of very complex documents for confidentiality, relevancy and privileged information
  • Adept in use of litigation support and legal industry software including Carpe Diem, Discovery Partner, dtSearch, iConect, LawManager and Summation
  • Demonstrated proficiency in use of general purpose and productivity software including Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, FrontPage, Internet Explorer, Outlook, PowerPoint and Word)
1988 - 1999

Legal Assistant (Paralegal)

State of Michigan Attorney Discipline Board

Legal Research and Writing

  • Drafted correspondence, memoranda, notices, opinions, orders, reports, and summaries.
  • Performed research using specialty databases, Internet and law libraries.
  • Compiled and edited decisions for specialty database; maintained database updates.
  • Created and maintained Attorney Discipline Board website.
  • Prepared annual, monthly and special purpose reports.



Articles and Columns Authored

Editor, Michigan Paralegal

Editor, Michigan Legal Assistant

Presentations Given



Microsoft Office

Access Excel FrontPage Internet Explorer Outlook PowerPoint Word

CaseMap Case Analysis Software


Recommind MindServer™ Legal Enterprise Search

Daticon EED Discovery Partner

iCONECT Litigation Software

Summation iBlaze®


Carpe Diem—Time and Expense Tracking Software

LawManager® Corporate and Government Legal Software