Legal Assistant for sole practitioner, Peoria, Illinois

 LEGAL ASSISTANT/RECEPTIONIST. Law Office of Louis P. Milot, Riverview Plaza (Chase Bank Building), 411 Hamilton Blvd., Suite 1928, Peoria, Illinois 61602. General Practice. Must be comfortable working and dealing with a variety of individuals. Seeking individual with proficiency in Microsoft Word. Individual should be detailed-oriented, have good interpersonal skills, possess multi-tasking and organizational skills. Good telephone and writing skills important. The individual must be able to work in a professional environment and maintain strict confidentiality concerning clients and operations. Experience with Odyssey (e-filing) and scanning software (e.g. Paperport, etc.) would be helpful. Duties vary and include, but are not limited to, preparation and e-filing of legal correspondence, pleading and forms; screening clients; case management; scheduling appointments and general receptionist duties. Between 35-40 hours each week but will consider part-time hours. Compensation is commensurate with experience. Paid vacation and paid holidays. Those interested should submit a letter of interest, updated resume or brief statement of their qualifications to Louis Milot at the above address or via e-mail at lawshop@mtco.com.