Job Posting: Managing Attorney – DC

I just posted a list of NY-based opportunities but I did want to break out this one listing since it is in DC and it is an attorney position:

Managing Attorney (Washington, DC)

A large firm in DC is seeking a Managing Attorney.  The job responsibilities maintaining the firm’s docketing and calendar software system; establish and maintain procedures for gathering case schedule information, ensuring accuracy and consistency of the case schedule data, calendars and other reports from the Firm’s system; provide case-specific litigation deadlines as needed and/or weekly calendar reports for attorneys; confer with outside services regarding court retrieval and service papers and negotiate with outside vendors; perform electronic court filings for attorneys; maintain e-filing registrations and passwords for the various systems; assist in the orientation of new personnel with respect to the centralized case calendaring procedures and practices in the DC office.  The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree.  A JD is preferred.  Candidate will have thorough understanding of law firm operations with at least 2 years experience in a Managing Attorneys or Centralized Docketing department of an AMLAW 100 law firm.  Experience with Compulaw software is strongly preferred, as well as various court websites, docket searching and document retrieval databases such as PACER, CourtAlert, MA3000, Courtlink, Thompson CourtExpress.  Strong written and verbal communication skills and excellent time management and organizational skills a must!

Kevin Considine
kevin@legalplacements.com
Legal Placements, Inc
Director of Operations
415 Madison Avenue
14th Floor, Suite 1401
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 646 673-8468
Fax: 212 651-8282
http://www.legalplacements.com

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