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Court Clerk

  • Location: New York, New York
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #917
  • Salary: $60,000

Court Clerk

Location: New York, NY

The Organization: Stable and Highly Reputable Law Firm

Salary & Benefits: Base salary up to $70K, plus well-paid overtime and bonus; Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage; exceptional work culture!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with in person court filings and requests
  • Generate and distribute daily and weekly reports for attorneys
  • Perform and aid with legal and factual research projects
  • Assist with issues arising from service of process
  • Assist with tracking of cases of interests
  • Maintain a historical record of service and filing of litigation papers
  • Calendar corresponding due dates on computer system
  • Alert litigation attorneys and paralegals to receipt of court papers and notices


  • 2+ years of experience providing support in a Managing Attorney or in a Managing Clerk office 
  • Civil litigation experience is highly desirable
  • Bachelor's degree or legal assistant program preferred
  • Knowledge of civil procedures; court procedures and rules of all local courts
  • Working knowledge of PACER, Lexis/Nexis, Westlaw, Compulaw, ProLaw, CourtAlert, MA3000, bloomberglaw, courthouse news, Microsoft office
  • Excellent organizational, problem-solving, analytical and decision-making skills a
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong proofreading and reading comprehension skills
  • Ability to maintain reliable attendance record and punctuality