- Full Time
Acuris, a publisher of financial news, data and analysis, is seeking a full-time Court Reporter for its Debtwire product to cover major bankruptcies and litigation across the US. The reporter will be an important part of our New York-based team, providing daily coverage of developments in corporate and municipal restructurings and distressed debt litigation, alongside a global team of reporters and analysts.
This reporter will be responsible for monitoring court dockets, reporting on new filings and live, real-time coverage of court hearings. Ideal candidates have the ability to write for a sophisticated audience, with a knack for translating dense legal and financial jargon into clear, concise prose. Experience navigating PACER and other court filing systems is a plus, as is the curiosity needed to identify and investigate the clues that can elucidate the obscure and generate scoops.
- At last three years of full-time reporting experience
- Experience reporting for a legal and/or financial audience
- Experience writing about bankruptcy and/or distressed debt
- Experience writing under deadline pressure
***Periodic travel to courts and conferences around the US and abroad is expected.