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Title: Bankruptcy Case Manager (3161)
Location: New York, NY
Category: Paralegal
Employment Type: Direct Hire
Description:
Sr. Case Manager needed for presitigious law firm in their Financial Restructuring practice group.  Ideal candidate will have a four-year college degree and 5+ years paralegal experience in bankruptcy and have experience with e-filing and Pacer and be proficient with Blue-book and Cite-checking. 
 
Salary up to 105K base, depending on experience, plus overtime.
 
This is a non-exempt position with ample overtime.  
 
Responsibilities include:
 
  • Assist attorneys in all aspects of the financial restructuring practice
  • Manage large scale document production & document management
  • Organize and manage documents in databases, including client documents, production documents, pleadings, correspondence, hearing transcripts and all other case-related material
  • Prepare for depositions, hearings & client conferences
  • Draft letters to clients, vendors and other counsel
  • Bluebook and cite-check pleadings, briefs, etc.
  • Trial preparation
  • Coordinate and oversee the work of other legal assistants assigned to the various cases
  • Review/monitor docket reports using ECF/PACER
  • Retrieve pleadings and other case material as needed, from active case dockets
  • File pleadings electronically using the ECF System
  • Serve pleadings, draft service lists for same
  • Assemble exhibits for filings
  • Proofreading
  • Update websites for creditor committee cases
  • Prepare hearing files/binders/materials, arrange adequate seating at hearings when necessary
  • Communicate status of projects with attorneys
  • Assist with conflict process, correspond with Conflicts Department
  • Prepare and maintain working group contact list for active cases
  • Work with billing department in connection with preparation of monthly fee statements/applications and quarterly fee applications
  • Interface with court reporters, including requests for pricing, arranging for services, and obtaining and tracking transcripts and other material, as necessary
  • Coordinate with the Managing Attorney’s Office regarding document filings with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court
  • Coordinate the organization and maintenance of Financial Restructuring Group file rooms; coordinate organizing and finalizing closed case files to Records storage.

Please email resumes to skim@yorkson.com

 

 
 
 

Yorkson Legal is a leading provider of contract and direct-hire attorneys, paralegals and other legal support staff. We are looking for top candidates with experience in Commercial Litigation, Private Equity, Corporate, Patent and Trademarks, Securities, Investment Management, ERISA, Tax, Private Client, Mass Torts, Finance and Real Estate. For more information, please visit our website at www.yorkson.com.


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