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Supreme Court Paralegal

Company name

The New York County District Attorney's Office

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Dec 03,2018

Posted on

Jul 30,2018

Salary

USD 40264 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

New York City, NY
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Supreme Court Paralegal
The candidate will work in court, processing and distributing court notes. Review ADA notes to confirm trial ready status and/or ADA to stand, and provide list to court personnel. Work with Assistant District Attorneys to ensure timely submission of court notes. Utilize the Court Event Entry Program (CEE) to update internal case tracking system with real time court adjournments, pleas, defense attorney changes, and sentencing information. Perform clerical and related tasks within the court and unit. Assist ADAs in court part and court personnel as needed. Use court calendar to label/number cases from each bureau and put them in numerical order. Prepare and maintain routine court related reports. Email ADAs when case is on list to be called so they can stand on the case. Liaise between court expeditors, court staff, and ADAs. Complete waiver of appeals, orders of protection and other documents to be filed with court. Assist standing ADAs with additional information on cases as needed. Prepare “Trial Ready” and “To Stand” lists for the court. Check documents for accuracy of information and conformity with established policy. Perform related tasks as assigned by supervisor.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a Bachelor's Degree. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Access. Ability to update and edit existing proprietary databases. Ability to work with frequent interruptions and adapt to changes in workflow. Ability to follow directions and apply proper policies, procedures and guidelines. Strong attention to detail and high concern for data accuracy. Must be able to perform under pressure in a fast-paced environment; detail oriented and self-motivated and able to multi-task. Ability to interact with all levels of staff, law enforcement representatives and outside visitors. Previous clerical experience preferred. Ability to work overtime on short notice. One (1) year commitment to hiring bureau is needed.

Additional info

Job id : 1781

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The New York County District Attorney's Office
One Hogan Place
New York City, NY 10013

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