11/29/2021

Legal Assistant for sole practitioner, Peoria, Illinois

 LEGAL ASSISTANT/RECEPTIONIST. Law Office of Louis P. Milot, Riverview Plaza (Chase Bank Building), 411 Hamilton Blvd., Suite 1928, Peoria, Illinois 61602. General Practice. Must be comfortable working and dealing with a variety of individuals. Seeking individual with proficiency in Microsoft Word. Individual should be detailed-oriented, have good interpersonal skills, possess multi-tasking and organizational skills. Good telephone and writing skills important. The individual must be able to work in a professional environment and maintain strict confidentiality concerning clients and operations. Experience with Odyssey (e-filing) and scanning software (e.g. Paperport, etc.) would be helpful. Duties vary and include, but are not limited to, preparation and e-filing of legal correspondence, pleading and forms; screening clients; case management; scheduling appointments and general receptionist duties. Between 35-40 hours each week but will consider part-time hours. Compensation is commensurate with experience. Paid vacation and paid holidays. Those interested should submit a letter of interest, updated resume or brief statement of their qualifications to Louis Milot at the above address or via e-mail at lawshop@mtco.com.

11/11/2021

Full-time Paralegal position, Peoria, IL

McCall Law Offices, P.C. and Halliday McCall are seeking a full-time Paralegal.  Pay and employment package is negotiable based upon the experience of the candidate.  Vaccinated against COVID-19 is required before start date. 

It is anticipated that we will hire the appropriate candidate within 2-4 weeks.  Job duties include answering phones, scheduling appointments, tending to clients.  Must have a good disposition, be a team player, have attention to detail, and be willing to work in a high pace environment.  Experience is preferred but not required. Paralegal degree or Post-degree Certificate preferred.

The President of McCall Law Offices, P.C., and the Office Manager of McCall Law Offices, P.C. are both graduates of Illinois Central College. The President of McCall Law Offices, P.C. was an alumnus of the year for 2020, so Illinois Central College graduates are well respected. 

To apply, please submit a resume to christopher@mccalllegal.com

11/08/2021

Spring Internship at State Farm

2022 Spring Paralegal Internship job posting is currently available on statefarm.com

(Req#23016). This paid internship is available for Legal Studies students who have completed Litigation I and Legal Research I. The job posting will be open until November 27th. Interviews will likely commence the first of December. Please encourage your students to apply promptly if they have an interest.
 
Here is a link for students to complete an online application Intern - Corporate Law Paralegal in Bloomington, Illinois | State Farm.

Classes are filling so you should Enroll in our Paralegal Programs TODAY!


 

10/25/2021

Full or Part-time Legal Assistant, Peoria Law Firm


Seeking part/full-time legal assistant at a busy transactional law practice. Below is a partial list of duties:

1. Answer phones

2. Schedule Clients

3. Maintain Master Conference Rooms Calendar for Entire Building

4. File Management: create, manage and retrieve physical files

5. File documents and client files.

6. Witness client documents

7. Preparation of Estate Planning Client Folders

8. Maintain office equipment - Refill postage meter, run copier meter reads

9. Track and order office supplies / Costco runs

10. Take mail to post office and make hand deliveries as needed


Email or deliver a resume and cover letter to:

Jane E. Ohaver, P.C.

245 NE Perry Avenue

Peoria, Illinois 61603

309.637.5400

309.637.5433

johaver@ohaverlaw.com

10/21/2021

Adjunct Faculty sought to teach Paralegal courses for Spring semester

The American Bar Association-approved Paralegal program at Illinois Central College is searching for adjunct faculty.  The required credentials are a Bachelor’s degree in Paralegal Studies, Legal Studies or Juris Doctorate OR an Associate’s degree in Paralegal Studies or Legal Studies plus 6,000 hours experience working as a paralegal PLUS experience in the practice area or skill area taught.  

The anticipated Spring semester openings may include a Wills, Trusts, and Estates for Paralegals and a Legal Writing course.  These courses are taught partially online with a required live class meeting scheduled every week of the semester and delivered via Zoom. 

If you are interested in hearing more or discussing these needs further, contact Tom Higgins by email at: thomas.higgins@icc.edu

10/15/2021

Family Law Legal Assistant, Bloomington, Illinois

Paralegal/Legal Assistant

Ronda Glenn Law Offices - Bloomington, IL 61701 

Paralegal/Legal Assistant wanted for family law firm. Positive attitude and ability to work in a fast-paced, high-stress environment with lots of client contact & case management responsibilities essential. Necessary skills include math; legal research; processing of discovery, pleadings, and correspondence; and a high degree of competency working with computers. Salary based upon level of experience. Great benefits package. Send resume and references to Denise at Ronda Glenn Law Offices, 221 East Front Street, Bloomington, IL 61701. No phone calls, please.

Job Type: Full-time

 

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off 

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability 

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Preferred) 

Experience:

  • Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred) 

Work Location:

  • Bloomington

Work Remotely:

  • No

10/04/2021

Paralegal Internship - City of Peoria, Illinois

Paid Paralegal Internship - City of Peoria, Illinois

The paralegal intern will support the land bank program, legal services for insurance claims and recovery efforts, and other general legal clerical and administrative duties. Performs work of moderate difficulty involving legal typing, filing, data entry, answering telephones, developing and preparing reports, form demolition complaints, and legal research for real estate titles and case law relevant to property ownership or demolition. This position is ideal for a candidate looking to get exposure to local government. An ideal candidate would have strong customer service skills, the ability to function in a fast-paced environment and represent the City of Peoria to the general public in a professional manner.

Pay is $15.00/hour

Hours are negotiable.

If interested, submit a cover letter and resume via email to Laura Guyon at lguyon@peoriagov.org

Get your FAFSA and ICC Scholarship Applications Completed!

ICC Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Legal (Paralegal) Studies, and 911 Students, get your FAFSA and your ICC Scholarship applications completed and see what type of aid and assistance is available to help you continue your efforts to complete our program.

There are many available scholarships, some related to and specifically for our program students.  And hundreds of other opportunities beyond those scholarships. 

To access and complete the FAFSA go to: https://studentaid.gov/

To find out more about and to to apply for ICC Scholarships go to: https://icc.edu/scholarships/

9/29/2021


 

Full-time Paralegal, Peoria personal injury and worker's compensation firm

PARALEGAL full-time position is available at STRONG LAW OFFICES in Peoria, Illinois.  We are a Plaintiff's personal injury and worker's compensation law firm.  Duties include but are not limited to client intake, medical review, legal research, processing medical records and bills, processing discovery, coordinating depositions, trial preparation, etc.  Resumes should be emailed to info@stronglawoffices.com

9/16/2021

City of Moline Police Department Testing

Details
  • Salary and Benefits: 
  • Starting Pay: $58,092/year 
  • Excellent Health Benefits and Pension 
  • Uniform Allowance: $700/year 
  • Firearms Proficiency Pay: Up to $360/year 
  • Physical Fitness Incentive: $200/year 
  • Shift Differential: $0.45/hour for 2nd shift and $0.55/hour for 3rd shift
Requirements:
  • 21-34 years of age to apply (see exceptions in the packet) 
  • Must live within a 20-mile radius of 1630 8th Avenue in Moline within 2 years of hire (includes Illinois and Iowa) 
  • Additional requirements are contained in the packet.

Get the packet and complete the required online applications at www.moline.il.us

9/14/2021

Student Position, U.S. Attorney's Office in Peoria

We received a call about this student position with the U.S. Attorney's office in Peoria.  It would be great experience, may be used for an internship, and would look really good on a resume. The full listing is provided below.  You would need to act quick as the application deadline is this Friday, 9/17

If selected, you will provide general office support to one or more professional, program, or technical staff members in the United States Attorney's Office. You will receive formal and/or on-the-job training as needed. Duties include:

  • Answering telephones and referring callers to staff members or taking messages as appropriate;
  • Operating a copy machine;
  • Collating and stapling materials;
  • Sorting and arranging material for filing in alphabetical, numerical, or chronological order;
  • Locating and retrieving materials;
  • Stocking forms and other office supplies; and
  • Making recurring and special messenger trips as necessary.

Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress.

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/613033300

9/07/2021

Runner/Office Assistant, Part-time, Flexible

North Peoria Law Firm is looking for a part-time Runner/Office Assistant. Hours are afternoons Monday-Friday with potential flexibility if needed. Duties include, but are not limited to: filing, taking deposits to bank, delivering documents to courthouse/post office/other attorneys’ offices, and filling in for receptionist as needed. Candidate must be professional and dependable. Please send resumes to info@peorialawyers.com.

9/03/2021

CAREER OPPORTUNITY – DAVENPORT, IOWA POLICE DEPARTMENT – POLICE OFFICER  

 

The City of Davenport, Iowa is currently accepting on-line applications until 11:59 P.M. on Sunday, September 26, 2021, for:

 

  • Police Officer

 

To apply, please visit www.davenportiowa.com/policecareers

 

The Davenport Police Department has been accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) since 2003.

 

We are looking for applicants with exceptional integrity, high ethical standards, proper motivation and a desire to serve.   The Davenport Police Department anticipates hiring a minimum of ten applicants following this testing process and within the next year. 

 

Detailed information is attached.  Please share this information with your students and alumni to help recruit.  Thank you. 

 

Captain Jane Imming

Services Division Commander | Davenport Police Department

City of Davenport

563-326-6109

416 N. Harrison Street, Davenport, IA 52801

 

Davenportiowa.com