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Docket Clerk

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Company Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP Location Richmond, VA, United States

Law Firm

Legal Staff

Min 5 yrs required



Nov 01, 2022

Feb 14, 2023

Sep 08, 2022


Docket Clerk
Duties: The candidate performs legal docketing via docketing software (CompuLaw) to generate calendars from court documents, correspondence, rules and statutes; researches dates when necessary to supplement automated information. Proofreads and reviews calendar entries to ensure accuracy. Provides general and/or specialized docket reports upon request. Executes and/or assists in special tasks or duties as requested. Works with Litigation Docketing Manager and Docketing Coordinator to communicate docketing policies and procedures to support staff and lawyers in assigned offices and works with such individuals as necessary to address any associated problems or concerns. Monitors updates of court rules and procedures. Responsible for learning and demonstrating knowledge of court rules and procedures in several jurisdictions.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: A B.A. or B.S. degree and/ or Paralegal education preferred with five or more years of litigation docketing experience preferred. Service oriented individual with an understanding of the environment and enthusiasm for the challenges of providing complex services in a law firm setting. Ability to successfully work independently and in a well-organized manner. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work and communicate effectively. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent reading comprehension and critical thinking skills. Ability to fully adhere to firm confidentiality standards. Ability to explain docketing policies and procedures as they relate to attorneys and legal staff, and monitor compliance. Strong calendar data management skills required; prior hands-on working experience with docketing software, CompuLaw preferred. Extensive working knowledge of Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP) and familiarity with various court websites, docket searching and document retrieval databases including PACER, etc.

Additional info

Job requisition ID: R1845

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP
Troutman Sanders Building
1001 Haxall Point
Richmond, VA 23219

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