Markowitz Herbold, PC seeks an experienced Docketing Legal Assistant, with primary responsibility for all central docket legal calendaring functions. The Docket Legal Assistant will work with the firm to review and develop updated docketing protocols and procedures. As a member of the Legal Assistant team, additional responsibilities will include supporting the team with day-to-day overflow, processing conflict checks, profiling of documents, etc.
The position requires the ability to work independently and in a team environment, as well as excellent litigation, communication, proofreading, and organizational skills. Candidates must have a thorough knowledge of court rules and procedures and be able to handle the stress and distractions that are integral to a busy litigation practice. Qualified candidates will have a legal assistant background and experience handling central docketing responsibilities within a docketing database, such as ProLaw, or a transferrable depth of knowledge in court rules and legal calendaring.
The firm offers excellent benefits, including three weeks’ vacation, generous insurance coverage for employees and dependents, paid parking, and a retirement plan with immediate vesting. If you have the qualifications and want to work hard at one of the city’s premier law firms, please send your cover letter and resume to: