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Legal Staff Paralegal in Seattle, WA

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Company name

City of Seattle,

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Criminal Law
Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Seattle, WA

Date Last Verified

Apr 07,2018

Posted on

Apr 06,2018

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Court Clerk The candidate will accurately records and reviews details of court proceedings and a variety of case related information into a court database (ECF, FTR & MCIS). Monitors court proceedings to schedule court dates, answer questions and ensure processes happen according to policy. Handles multiple tasks including: scheduling court dates; answering questions; responding to emails; and monitoring the court proceedings. Listens and communicates information between judges, attorneys, defendants, court personnel, outside agencies and the public. Maintains confidentiality with highly sensitive information. Remains calm and professional throughout stressful court proceedings. Engages in peer training. Shares knowledge and courtroom processes/procedures with team members. Keeps current on changing court technology, policies and procedures in a constantly changing environment. Must have 1 year of experience in a court clerk or other similarly related experience, or a combination of education, training, and/or experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the work of the position. Should preferably have 2+ years of experience working inside or in support of a criminal courtroom. Associates Degree and/or a Bachelor's Degree, or certification from an accredited college in a Paralegal program desired. Experience and proficiency in criminal justice systems such as JIS, DISCIS, WASIC, SCOMIS or MCIS preferred. Knowledge and experience using Windows, Word, Excel and database computer programs desired. Closing Date: 24 April 2018.

Additional info

Submit Completed NEOGOV online application; Supplemental questionnaire responses; Cover letter; and Current resume. Job #2018-00582.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
City of Seattle,
Municipal Building, 600 Fourth Avenue, 10th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104