Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Boutique Bloomington civil litigation law firm looking for a full time paralegal!

Boutique Bloomington civil litigation law firm looking for a full time paralegal to add to its seven person office. Competitive salary, full benefits package including health and dental insurance, 401k, vacations and holidays.

Send resume and cover letter to: tw.kelly@frontier.com. Phone calls will not be accepted.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Restorative Justice

Discussions with my Criminal Justice degreed, Social Worker son Ryne Higgins have strengthened my believes in Restorative Justice, especially as it applies to youth, the juvenile system and on the civil side of the system, divorce, child custody and other areas that directly impact the peace and prosperity of families, neighborhoods and communities.   Legal and Justice professionals, please take a few minutes to learn more in this video from The John Marshall Law School.

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Great way to get your foot into the door.....

Receptionist/Legal Secretary
Immediate full-time Receptionist/Legal Secretary position available with personal injury/general practice law firm in Peoria. Looking for organized and dependable person with good phone and communication skills to answer phones and perform general office assistant functions. Typing skills and familiarity with Word, Excel a plus. Legal experience preferred, but not required. Please email resume to matharp@kdwolaw.com.

Temporary Receptionist/Secretary
Peoria law firm seeks receptionist/secretary to fill a full-time/temporary position for maternity leave (August/September). Looking for a dependable person with good phone and communications skills to handle front desk, answer phones and perform general office assistant duties. Typing skills and familiarity with Word, Excel a plus. Please email resume to bfouts@hrbklaw.com.

Part-time File Clerk/Runner
This is a year-round position and approximately 10-15 hours per week  (late afternoons). We are looking f or a person who is dependable and willing to assist in a variety of general office tasks. Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license necessary. Mid-August start date. Send resume to bfouts@hrbklaw.com.

Experienced Paralegal

Local law firm seeking experienced paralegal for full time position.  Pay based on experience. Please email resume to asbury.lisa@yahoo.com, attention Lisa.


Immediate opening for a Paralegal part-time or full-time. Some experience required, must be dependable, and be able to multi task. Please send resumes to michelle.lasainelaw@gmail.com.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

​ Hourly wage position, 37.5 hours per week, providing secretarial and related administrative support operations for assigned attorneys in a private practice law firm concentrating primarily in business and commercial law, real estate law, estate planning and probate, and civil and commercial litigation.  Requirements:  Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Word and Excel; High school diploma or GED; Excellent organizational and communication skills and professionalism interacting with clients, opposing counsel, and other legal professionals.  Paralegal training preferred but not required.  Applicants may contact Whitney Leifheit at (309) 827-4055 or wleifheit@mrh-law.com .
​Kanoski Bresney law firm has an immediate opening for a full-time Legal Assistant handling personal injury and workers' compensation cases in their Bloomington, IL office.  Candidate must be self-motivated, possess excellent computer, organizational and communication skills, and enjoy working with people in a fast-paced environment.  Legal/medical experience preferred by not required.  We offer a competitive benefit package.  Email resume and cover letter to debbiek@kanoski.com.
Growing Family and Criminal Defense Law Firm is seeking an experienced paralegal / legal assistant to start immediately.  This person would be responsible for drafting documents from templates, drafting correspondence, and reviewing / compiling discovery responses.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a private law practice and is available to start right away.  Please email a resume to james@bloomingtonlawgroup.com.​

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

4 Reasons to Choose Illinois Central College's Paralegal Programs over ANY other Option

There are 4 general reasons the Illinois Central College Paralegal programs are the only Paralegal Education choice for anyone living in Central Illinois.
  • ABA Approved: ICC is the ONLY community college to offer American Bar Association Approved Post Degree Certificate and Associate degree Paralegal Programs in Central Illinois.
  • Affordable: Tuition at other institutions may be as much as 4 to 5 time more expensive. ICC tuition is a Fraction of the Cost of any other option in Central Illinois, and ICC has agreements in place to allow for in-district tuition rates for students living in all other surrounding community college districts throughout Central Illinois (Carl Sandburg, Heartland, Illinois Valley, Lincoln Land, Spoon River and Carl Sandburg and more). Our Graduates and our current students come from all over Central Illinois because of the quality, affordability and convenience of this program.

  • Convenient: The course schedule is as Convenient as can be expected of a quality Paralegal program. Five of the Ten paralegal courses and many other courses are offered partially or completely online. The remaining Paralegal courses are scheduled both day and evening in a high qualityand nicely appointed Poplar Hall at ICC Peoria Campus.
  • Established, this program is WELL Established as evident by the Success of 3 decades worth of Graduates.  Our Paralegal graduates enjoy some of the Highest Paying and Most Satisfying Paralegal Jobs in Central Illinois. Though these are Career programs, Graduates from our Associates degree program have Successfully Transferred and completed Bachelor degrees with distinction at several fine 4 year institutions such as Bradley University, Illinois State University, Northern Illinois University, Western Illinois University, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and the University of Illinois at Springfield. We survey our graduates and their employers on a regular basis and we can provide to the data to back up this point.