Thursday, August 29, 2019

Jobs Posted for September from the Peoria County Bar Association

Borsberry Law Offices, P.C. a downtown Peoria law firm concentrating in family and criminal Law is currently seeking a receptionist.   Responsibilities include answering all incoming calls, greeting visitors, and scheduling court hearings.  We are looking for a dependable and highly organized team player with computer skills and customer service experience.  Please submit your resume to Joe Borsberry at or 411 Hamilton Blvd., Suite 1510, Peoria, IL 61602. 

Runner/File Clerk

Runner/file clerk needed for law firm.  This is a year round position and approximately 12-15 hours per week (late afternoons 3-5:30). Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license necessary.  Contact Bobbie Fouts, Office Manager, Hasselberg, Rock, Bell & Kuppler, 4600 N. Brandywine Drive, Suite 200, Peoria, IL 61614, Phone: (309) 688-9400 or via e-mail

File Clerk

Cassidy & Mueller P.C., a downtown Peoria law firm, is seeking a part-time File Clerk with hours Monday – Friday,
12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m. Please send resume to Jill Stieghorst at

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Peoria law firm is seeking a full time legal assistant/paralegal.  A minimum of 2 years’ experience is preferred but not required.  General secretarial skills required such as Microsoft Word, organizational skills, filing, answering the phone and setting appointments.  Must be interested in learning new skills and possess pleasant and professional demeanor.  A background in Immigration Law is highly desired.  Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to  

Paralegal/Legal Assistant
Borsberry Law Offices, P.C., a small downtown Peoria law firm concentrating in family law and criminal law, seeks full time legal assistant or paralegal.   Candidate must have excellent writing skills, computer proficiency, and be a team player with our excellent support staff.  Associate attorney will have given substantial client contacts.  Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.   Please send cover letter and resume to Joseph M. Borsberry, Borsberry Law Offices, P.C., 411 Hamilton Blvd., Suite 1510, Peoria IL 61602.

Real Estate Paralegal – The law firm of Miller, Hall & Triggs LLC is seeking a real estate paralegal to assist in the title department with our extensive real estate practice in both residential and commercial real estate.  This paralegal position will be responsible for real estate title searches, assisting with the preparation of title commitments, preparing closing documents, and attending and completing real estate closings and related loan transactions.  An applicant must be intelligent and detailed oriented, be able to effectively and professionally interact with buyers, sellers, and lenders, be able to travel to conduct searches in local courthouses or attend closings outside our offices, and be able to take command at closings to ensure proper and thorough completion of all closing transactions and related matters. Title experience preferred.  If interested, please send a cover letter and your resume to Miller, Hall & Triggs, LLC, Attn: Hiring Manager, by email at or by regular mail to 416 Main Street, Suite 1125, Peoria, IL 61602.

Full-time paralegal position available immediately. LeFante Law Offices, P.C. is a very busy, fast paced, and growing law firm located in downtown Peoria concentrating in personal injury, workers’ compensation, medical malpractice, and civil litigation. This position requires candidates to be extremely organized, pay close attention to details, maintain initiative, excel in customer service skills, and have excellent time management skills. Candidates must also have strong grammatical skills, communication skills, professionalism, and be computer and technology proficient. Candidates will be expected to organize and summarize medical records, maintain client relationships and communication, and prepare written documents including correspondence, pleadings, and discovery. Experience is preferred, but not required. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send resumes to No phone calls, please.

Full-time reception/legal secretary position available immediately. LeFante Law Offices, P.C. is a very busy, fast paced and growing law firm located in downtown Peoria concentrating in personal injury, workers’ compensation, medical malpractice, and civil litigation. This position requires candidates be pleasant, extremely organized, detail oriented, motivated, and able to multitask. Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, maintaining and organizing multiple attorney’s schedules, answering and forwarding calls and messages on a multi-line phone system, greeting and assisting clients with a pleasant and professional demeanor to preserve positive customer relations, and scheduling of court dates, depositions, and other meetings. Further, this position requires candidates be proficient in electronic organization of documents, including incoming and outgoing communications.  Experience is preferred, but not required. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send resumes to No phone calls, please.

Administrative Assistant
Commerce Trust Company, a division of Commerce Bank, is seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant I who supports a team of Private Client Advisors by providing a high level of administrative client service and support (assistance with all aspects of account administration, cash management, security movement, discretionary actions with fiduciary engagements, coordination of documents needed for tax preparation, and client satisfaction and retention).  For more information, visit:

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  For employment consideration, please submit a cover letter and resume to Teri Dunn @

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 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 or mail to James D. Bradshaw, 601 Margaret Street, Pekin, Illinois, 61554.

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:

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.