2/01/2021

Jobs from the Peoria County Bar Association for February

Office Manager

Office manager for law firm with 20 employees.  Office management experience required and preference for bachelor’s degree in business/accounting.  Approximately 25 hours per week with flexible schedule.  Very competitive pay range depending upon experience.  Benefits include paid time off and 401K.  Excellent working environment.  Contact Michael Marincic at mmarincic@goldfineandbowles.com.


Paralegal

Full-time Paralegal position available immediately with busy, fast paced law firm in downtown Peoria specializing in civil litigation. Candidate must be extremely organized, pay close attention to details, possess initiative, professionalism and have excellent time management skills.  Candidate must also 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 commensurate with experience. If interested, send resumes to jstieghorst@cassidymueller.com.


Full-Time Paralegal Position Family/Criminal Experienced Paralegal Preferred, New Graduates from ICC Welcome to Apply

Responsibilities Include: Correspond with clients and opposing counsel; Legal research and drafting of a wide range of legal documents; Completing written discovery, researching and drafting motions; Preparing for depositions, and assisting with trial preparation.

The candidate will be an integral and respected component of the practice. Emphasis on client service, professionalism, innovation, and ethical standards. This is a fast-paced, matrimonial law firm with some criminal (state and federal) and personal injury litigation. The right candidate will be able to work mostly independently. Once hired, candidates will be required to attend seminars and training during the year to keep up with their legal education. Candidates hired will need to be able to communicate clearly and professionally with all types of individuals, including attorneys, court reporters, clients, witnesses, other firms’ staff, and other individuals outside of the firm.

Firm Programs: Our firm uses Clio Professional management software program Experience with this program is not required but is beneficial. We use Westlaw for research purposes, Office365, and Adobe Pro. Our firm utilizes Apple products on a day to day basis.

Please email resumes, with two writing examples, to shandra@watsonlawpeoria.com.


Legal Secretary
The Peoria office of Prairie State Legal Services has a job opening for a legal secretary. For more information, click here.

Pro Bono Coordinator
The Peoria office of Prairie State Legal Services has a job opening for a pro bono coordinator. For more information, click here

Paralegal/Legal Assistant
Elias Meginnes & Seghetti, P.C. is looking to hire a full time paralegal/legal assistant in the corporation/business/transaction area.  Excellent organizational and computer skills are required.   Apply in confidence to the following:

 

John S. Elias | Elias, Meginnes & Seghetti, P.C.

416 Main Street, Suite 1400, Peoria, Illinois 61602

Telephone: (309) 672-6361 (direct)

Facsimile: (309) 637-8514

email: jelias@emrslaw.com


Legal Assistant
The U.S. Attorney's Office has an opening for a legal assistant. For more information and how to apply, click the following link: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/574774300