Overview

$65,395 – $71,003 per annum, plus superannuation
Ongoing, Full-time
Sydney, NSW

The Judgments Officer assists with the publication of judgments for the Federal Court of Australia, Family Court of Australia and Federal Circuit Court of Australia. This includes the anonymisation of first instance judgments in family law to facilitate timely publishing and wider dissemination of judgments to law report publishers and AustLII.

Major Activities

Anonymising final versions of family law first instance judgments prior to publication.
Monitoring the formatting of documents to ensure security, accuracy and consistency, and amending them in some cases.
Allocation of Medium Neutral Citation numbers and pseudonyms.
Uploading and amending records in judgments databases.
Distributing judgments to AustLII and legal publishers.
Creation of judgments alerts.
Liaising with and training Judges’ Associates about the technical aspects of judgments production including the judgment template and style guide.

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