Friday, November 01, 2019

Employment Opportunities - Peoria Area

ParalegalThe Central Illinois District US Attorney's Office has a paralegal job opening for the Appellate Division in the Peoria office. More information and how to apply can be found here

Receptionist
Seeking a dedicated, versatile person able to handle primarily receptionist responsibilities, along with assistance with a variety of clerical duties.  Regular, on-time attendance, and ability to open and close office a must (office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. M-F).  Previous experience in a professional office setting is a plus.  Send resume and cover letter by email to Miller, Hall & Triggs, LLC (Attn: Hiring Manager) at hiring@mhtlaw.com, or by mail to Miller, Hall & Triggs, LLC; Attn: Hiring Manager; 416 Main Street, Suite 1125; Peoria, IL 61602.  No phone calls please.

Paralegal
OSF Healthcare System is seeking a full-time corporate paralegal to support the in-house legal needs of OSF and its operating units. This position assists in the handling of legal issues such as conducting advanced legal research; assisting in preparing documents, corporate documentation, leases, licenses, insurance, and employment agreements; assisting in compliance audits; performing due diligence; reviewing contracts; and assisting in preparing legal memoranda and pleadings.  This position will also support contract reviews and risk assessment. An Associates Degree in applied Science in a Paralegal Program is preferred; however, applicants with experience as a paralegal or in a similar position that have worked with contracts and legal documents will be considered. A High School diploma is required. Fill out the application by following this link: https://careers.osfhealthcare.org/jobs/4574195-corporate-paralegal

Paralegal
Habecker, Morris & Dluski LLC has an opening for a full-time paralegal.  Duties include, but are not limited to, drafting pleadings and correspondence, communication with clients, insurance companies, and courts, dictation, answering incoming calls, and billing.
Requirements include familiarity Microsoft Office programs, ability to type, and take dictation.
A degree in paralegal studies or paralegal certificate is required.  However, students completing their final year of paralegal studies or certificate program will also be considered.
Salary commensurate with experience.
Interested candidates please submit a resume and cover letter to Stephen Morris, 456 Fulton Street, Suite 398, Peoria, IL  61602 or email smorris@hhmlaw.net.

Pro Bono Coordinator - Peoria
Prairie State Legal Services has an opening for Pro Bono Coordinator in their Peoria office. Details and how to apply can be found here.
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 krklawpeoria@gmail.com.  

Paralegal
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 hiring@mhtlaw.com or by regular mail to 416 Main Street, Suite 1125, Peoria, IL 61602.

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
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

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