Docket Clerk

  • HumanEdge
  • $69,020.00 - 105,470.00 / Year *
  • 201 E 45th St, New York, NY 10017
  • Full-Time
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Our client, a large prestigious NYC law firm, has an immediate need for an experienced Docket Clerk for the 2nd shift.
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 4:00 p.m. to Midnight
Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Enter court papers into the CourtAlert docketing database in a timely manner
Synch PDF images with the corresponding docket entries in CourtAlert
Calculate deadlines based upon applicable rules and statutes
Conduct precedent searches and help to maintain the precedent database
Monitor cases and conduct research on litigants, as well as, coordinate with outside vendors to obtain publicly filed documents
Serve and file court papers, electronically and manually
Answer questions about court procedures, rules and calculation of time
Process unidentified litigation mail
Provide general office support and assistance

Bachelor's degree

Familiarity with the New York federal and state court system
Working knowledge of the CPLR and FRCP
Meticulous attention to detail
Must be comfortable working with a large volume of PDF documents
Flexibility in daily schedule to accommodate unexpected situations
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to maintain composure and cope with varied situations
Ensure confidentiality of all the Firm's and clients documentation and information
Able to handle multiple tasks in a very busy environment
Must be punctual and reliable
Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and other applications as needed
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills Education and/or Experience
Experience using CourtAlert or MA3000, E-filing

Company Description:

At HumanEdge, we create great hiring experiences for candidates and clients alike. We do it by applying our skills, energy, integrity and understanding of both individual needs and market forces to make the right match for all types of positions, including traditional contract assignments, career-changing direct searches, and freelance gigs. We know that you re more than a skill set and cluster of job experiences you re a whole person with big dreams and ambitions. When you work with us, you partner with a firm committed to helping drive your success with ongoing support, guidance, and tangible opportunities. For over 30 years we've helped candidates like you make the right move in a wide array of industries and variety of positions

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.