Our Risk Management department has an opening for a Litigation Docket Specialist who will perform calendaring/docket functions and assist with the maintenance of the docket database for our Litigation, Corporate and administrative departments.
Review court, agency and client documents for relevant deadlines;
Calculate court and regulatory deadlines and enter into the docket database;
Respond to inquiries regarding docket entries;
Maintain rule sets used in the docket software;
Provide ongoing training and exposure to attorneys and staff professionals on docket policies, procedures and changes to court and agency rules; and
Monitor the electronic court filings.
Desired Skills and Qualifications:
Experience with automated docketing/calendaring programs;
Knowledge of federal and state court structures, procedures and filing requirements;
Excellent verbal and written communications skills;
Strong organizational skills and is detail-oriented;
Ability to manage multiple priorities in a deadline-driven environment with minimal direction; and
Excellent computer skills, including MS Office products such as Word and Excel.
Reporting to the Risk Management Manager, the ideal candidate will have 2 years of calendaring experience in a law firm and proficiency in automated docketing/calendaring programs.
To be fully considered for this position, please apply directly online: http://www.fenwick.com/pages/Careers-Professional-Staff.aspx
Internal Number: R767
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