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Legal Staff Paralegal in New York City, NY

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Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

USA New York City, NY

Posted on

May 15,2017

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Law Firm Staff brings you up to date and high quality legal staff openings in law firms and in-house legal departments of business organizations. In addition, we help solo attorneys hire experienced personnel from the legal industry. We not only have the best law firm staff positions, but we also have the most. Paralegal Clerk The candidate will join a litigation law firm. Will be responsible for, among other things, the handling of in-person court filings; retrieval of pleadings and other court records from Federal and State Courts; assisting attorneys with electronic filing of documents in the Federal and State Court Systems; managing the firm s in-house docketing system; service of subpoenas and various other legal process; as well as other general paralegal duties as needed.

A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university is needed. Should have 2-5 years of related experience in a law firm or other legal environment. Knowledge of Federal and State Courts in New York State, including filing and operating procedures required. Frequent trips to area courts, governmental agencies, other law offices, for filings, document retrieval and service of process will be needed. Familiarity with the use of PACER, ECF, NYSCEF, E-Courts, SCROLL and other electronic docketing systems required. Experience using Lexis Nexis, Westlaw and other online research tools required. Should have ability to effectively communicate with attorneys, court clerks, and others, both orally and in writing. Flexibility to work overtime when required.

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Law Firm Staff