Friday, August 02, 2019

August Job Postings from the Peoria County Bar Association


Paralegal
Butler, Giraudo & Meister, P.C., a Central Illinois law firm specializing in all areas of family law, has an opening for a full-time position as a paralegal advocating on behalf of people who have issues regarding their marriages or families. We provide an exciting and close-knit work environment that fosters recognition, teamwork, and job satisfaction. If you are in search for a position as a Family Law Paralegal, this may be the place for you!  Please submit a cover letter and resume to: tmeister@bgmlawyers.com.

Paralegal
Murphy & Dunn, P.C. is the largest law firm in Central Illinois dedicated exclusively to the practice of family law.  We have two office locations to serve the custody, divorce and family law needs of our clients and continue to grow.  We are seeking a qualified candidate for a full-time Paralegal position in our Peoria office location. This is a fast-paced, career position requiring a knowledgeable paralegal who wants to work directly with a trial attorney and clients to resolve their family law matters.  Paralegal certification is required and prior law office experience is preferred.
If you are a skilled paralegal looking for a rewarding career with the area’s premier family law firm, then this position is for you.  Our Firm offers a comprehensive employee benefits package and a competitive salary based on experience and ability.  You can learn more about our law firm at www.murphy-dunn.net.  For employment consideration, please submit a cover letter and resume to Teri Dunn @ teri.dunn@murphy-dunn.net

Paralegal/Legal Assistant
Peoria law firm is seeking a full time paralegal/legal assistant. Hours are negotiable within reason.  A minimum of two years’ experience is preferred but not required, but attitude and aptitude are essential. Duties include document/pleading preparation and drafting. Some but not all of the document/pleading preparation and drafting concerns collection litigation. This employment position requires a professional demeanor, an eye for small details,  strong organization skills, the ability to assess and initiate things independently, and to be proactive as opposed to reactive. Competitive compensation based upon applicants’ experience and skill set. Please send resumes to pcbaasst@mtco.com with reference number 073119(3).

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Legal Assistant/Paralegal needed for a Pekin  law office whose main focus is family law.  Weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  General secretarial skills required, including typing, filing, answering telephone, scheduling appointments plus preparing appropriate legal documents, scheduling hearings, etc.  Must have experience in Microsoft Word, have good organizational skills, be reliable and efficient. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to bradshawlaw@mtco.com or mail to James D. Bradshaw, 601 Margaret Street, Pekin, Illinois, 61554.

Receptionist / Legal Assistant
Receptionist / Legal Assistant position available immediately with busy downtown Peoria law firm. Legal experience preferred but not required. Candidate must possess excellent typing/computer skills and be reliable and efficient. Please email cover letter and resume to:jstieghorst@cassidymueller.com
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Legal Assistant/Paralegal
To provide general secretarial support to assigned Attorneys.
Prefer Real Estate Experience.
Varied responsibilities in the areas of estate planning and administration, real estate and business law. Duties include file maintenance; scheduling; maintaining calendars; client contact and correspondence; time entry; billing, periodic switchboard and other duties as assigned.
Position requires strong work ethic, ability to complete multiple tasks in a timely manner, and ability to communicate effectively with Attorneys, clients and staff.
Hours are Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with one hour lunch
Email resume to: lorilundeen@ksswf.com
Receptionist/SecretaryReceptionist/Secretary needed for law firm. Weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. General secretarial skills required, including typing, filing & answering a multi-line phone system. Must have experience in Microsoft Word, have good organizational skills, be outgoing, and work well with others. Send Resume 7 References to: Essig Law Office, 135 Washington Square, Washington, IL 61571. Fax: 309-444-1916 Email: essig@essiglaw.com

Paralegal
Watson Law is a nine year busy solo law firm, focused on family law and constitutional criminal defense.  I am seeking to hire a paralegal.  The interested individual must be energetic, with a dedicated work ethic, and committed to giving top service to our clients.  Watson Law also handles of counsel personal injury jury trials.   An individual who is committed to the Central Illinois area.  Any prior experience in family law and / or criminal law a plus.  Please submit cover letter, resume, references, and three writing samples.  linda@watsonlawpeoria.com
Clerical Position Available
Dailey Law Center is seeking qualified applicants to interview to fill a clerical position in our downtown Peoria law office.  Applicants must be pleasant, organized, motivated, able to multi-task, detail oriented, and work well with others.  Applicants must have experience with Microsoft Office.  The responsibilities of this position would include, but are not limited to:
  • Receptionist duties (answering multi-line telephones, taking messages, greeting and assisting clients, etc.)
  • Keeping multiple calendars current
  • Filing
  • Typing, copying, and mailing correspondence
  • Document preparation
Please send resume and cover letter to daileylawcenter@mtco.com, or by mail to Dailey Law Center, P.C., 124 NE Madison Ave., Peoria, IL   61602.

Paralegal
Paralegal position available immediately with very busy, fast paced law firm in downtown Peoria specializing in personal injury, workers’ compensation, medical malpractice and civil litigation.  Candidate must be extremely organized, pay close attention to details, possess initiative, professionalism and have excellent time management skills.  Candidate also must have strong grammatical skills, communication skills and must be computer and technology proficient.  Candidate will be expected to organize and summarize medical records, communicate with clients, counsel and insurance adjusters and prepare written correspondence, pleadings and discovery.  Salary to commensurate with experience. Please send resumes to pcbaasst@mtco.com with reference number 01092019.
Bookkeeper
Hasselberg Grebe Snodgrass Urban & Wentworth seeks full charge bookkeeper involved in all functions of firm’s finances. Accounting degree preferred and/or previous bookkeeping experience. Salary commensurate with experience.  Major medical insurance, pension plan, paid vacation, paid parking. An equal opportunity employer. Send resume in confidence to Attorney Kenneth M. Snodgrass, 401 Main St., Suite 1400, Peoria, IL  61602.  No calls please.