Friday, January 23, 2015

Paralegal/Legal Assistant Position!!!


Job Opening!!!!

Busy Law Office located in Schaumburg is looking to fill a full time (Monday to Friday) Paralegal/Legal Assistant Position.

Job Description and Requirements:

Prepare and draft motions, pleadings, notices of motion, notice of filing, complaints, demand letter, etc. The person will also be responsible for filing with the surrounding counties, will be answering and making phone calls, scheduling appointments with clients, provide clerical and administrative support to Attorneys, meeting with clients, and other tasks. Must be organized, attentive, problem solver and a leader.

Bilingual Candidates are preferred, but not required!

PRIOR EXPERIENCE IS A MUST! WORKING FOR MULTIPLE ATTORNEYS IS A PLUS.

NO LEGAL EXPERIENCE PLEASE DO NOT REPLY. YOUR EMAILS WILL BE IGNORED!!!

Please include your resume! Immediate interviews!

Please send resume to steve@nslslaw.com !!!!

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

State Farm – Seeking Paralegal – Bloomington, IL


State Farm – Seeking Paralegal – Bloomington, IL

This position is within the Fire Claim Counsel Section of the Corporate Law Department.  This individual will assist counsel with reviewing and processing worker's compensation and fire product line matters and issues, legal and factual research, legal writing, communicating and working directly with clients, and other duties as assigned.   Attention to detail, strong writing skills, ability to work independently, communicate well with internal associates and external entities, and time management skills are required.   Formal paralegal education, certificate, or legal experience is preferred.

 If this is an opportunity you’d like to be considered for, access the link below where you can view full job details and apply online:

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Corporate Paralegal - Two Positions in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Major, Lindsey & Africa’s Solutions Practice Group has several opportunities with a corporate client headquarter in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  Our client is seeking two Corporate Paralegals to join their in-house legal department on a permanent basis.
 
The first role will support in-house counsel in preparing, drafting and reviewing contracts for complex transactions.  Candidates must have a minimum of 3-5 years of corporate commercial experience including corporate governance and maintenance, contracts and transactional law. 
 
The second role is a Senior Corporate Paralegal that will focus on corporate governance matters. Candidates must have a minimum of 7 years of experience and will have a demonstrated proficiency in corporate entity formation, maintenance and management, including familiarity with applicable laws. Must have prior experience working in a large law firm or corporate law department and a paralegal certificate and/or bachelor’s degree is required.
 
Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a resume to Alison Helin atahelin@mlaglobal.com. This is a great opportunity to join a global multi-industrial company; compensation and benefits are competitive.

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Flexible, Part-time Legal Assistant, Downtown Peoria Law Firm

Downtown Peoria law firm seeks legal assistant, part-time, can be flexible.  Willing to train and will entertain candidates with no law firm experience, as long as candidate is willing to learn.  Duties include locating and managing filing duties, scheduling, preparing documents for attorneys, and professional phone etiquette.  The ability to multitask, prioritize and stay organized is necessary.  Paid parking.  Salary range is negotiable.  Please forward resume if interested to fulaw@mtco.com

Paralegal-Princeville, Illinois Law Office

Cordis & Cordis is searching for a candidate for a legal assistant/paralegal position.  Our office has 3 attorneys, is located in Princeville, Illinois (9 miles northwest of Dunlap) and has been in existence for 43 years.  Given that our practice is a traditional, general practice that covers many areas of law, staff must be capable of and interested in handling a variety of different areas, including all areas of family law, real estate, estate planning, criminal, DUI, general business law, commercial litigation and others.  The position for which we are hiring will be primarily litigation oriented, with a particular emphasis on family law.  Primary job description would include drafting pleadings and orders, meeting with clients to prepare discovery responses, scheduling court dates, preparing correspondence, answering phones and managing attorneys' calendars of appointments and court dates.  
 
Please send resume, any references and cover letter by email to dcordis@cordislaw.com.  

Monday, December 29, 2014

Most Wanted Talent FBI Seeking Tech Experts to Become Cyber Special Agents

Since its earliest days, the FBI has looked for recruits with specialized skills to fill its special agent ranks: lawyers, accountants, scientists, and engineers, to name a few. Today, however, the most sought-after candidates possess a uniquely 21st century quality: cyber expertise.

For more information, Go to: http://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2014/december/fbi-seeking-tech-experts-to-become-cyber-special-agents

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Financial Aid Fraud Warning!!!!!!!

ICC’s Financial Aid Office received notice from a student that an individual posing as a representative of "USS Financial" called them asking for credit card or banking information in order to process Pell Grants faster. PLEASE NOTE: This is a fraudulent call — NEVER provide financial or personal information to unsolicited calls over the phone. If you are contacted by this individual and asked to provide this information, hang up the phone immediately. Call ICC Campus Police at (309) 694-5223 to file a report if you have information about this crime or have been similarly contacted.

Friday, December 05, 2014

Paralegal opening


Peoria Corporation seeking paralegal to join legal department. 

Key Responsibilities/
Accountabilities
·         Provide advanced support by handling a wide variety of functions supporting two attorneys.
·         Perform office tasks such as filing, maintaining records, maintaining databases and calendars and other similar duties.
·         Prepare reports, presentations or correspondence.
·         Serve as an office information facilitator, arranging and scheduling meetings or appointments, managing projects, handling travel arrangements, performing research, and distributing information through the use of telephones, mail and e-mail.
·         Follow organizational and departmental procedures to complete tasks.
·         Assist attorneys with litigation files, including responding to and submitting discovery requests.
·         Handle special projects as assigned.
Basic Qualifications
 
·         Paralegal certification. 

Desired/Preferred Qualifications
 
·         Advanced computer skills including advanced knowledge of MS Office software packages.
·         Some college or university preferred.
·         Ability to set up and maintain databases.
·         Excellent communication and analytical skills.
·         Must be able to work well with stringent deadlines and possess good organizational skills.
·         Self-motivated.
·         Ability to work with minimal supervision and to use own initiative.
·         Meticulous attention to detail.
·         5+ years office experience.
This company offers a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience. A full benefit package is available including a vacation plan, health insurance, life insurance, 401K and more. Please mail resume with cover letter to michelle.weghorst@icc.edu