Maintains integrity of the jury and insures that no outside person makes any communication while they are deliberating. May perform other tasks to aid in the administration of the judge's docket and caseload.
Prepares the courtroom for the day's cases. Provides input to and discusses pending cases and decisions with the judge. Escorts jurors and witnesses to and from the courtroom. Incumbents perform legal research and related work at the direction of a Superior Court Judge.
Contacts by telephone all those required in the court session, such as attorneys and witnesses. Assures all parties involved in the proceedings are present. Maintains the judge's law library and lawe and updates appropriate documents.
Researches and verifies points of law cited by attorneys in memoranda to the judge. Maintains order in the courtroom at all times during the sessions of the court. Participates in conferences and discussions between trial attorneys and the judge.
Tends to all the needs of the jury, answers all non-legal questions and provides all possible assistance. Assists in processing and tracking complex litigation ased to the court.
Assists in writing and preparing judicial opinions, and decisions and citations. Calls jurors by telephone to appear for jury duty at the next day's session.
Maintain jury deliberation room in an orderly manner.