Attorney Positions & Judge Positions
The United States Department of Justice, Office of the United States Trustee, seeks resumes from persons wishing to be considered for inclusion in a pool of trustees who may be appointed on a case-by-case basis to administer cases filed under the Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (Subchapter V), which amended chapter 11 of title 11 of the United States Code (Bankruptcy Code). More information can be found here.
The Office of the State Appellate Defender has a staff attorney position open at the Juvenile Defender Resource Center in Springfield. For more information and to apply, click here.
The Office of the State Appellate Defender has a position open in Springfield for Assistant Appellate Defender. For more information and to apply, click here.
Bilingual Field Examiner
There is an opening for a Bilingual Field Examiner at the National Labor Relations Board. You can find the job announcement here: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/547847700. The job duties include investigating cases, drafting reports, serving as a hearing officer, and conducting workplace elections. Although you do not need to be an attorney to apply for the position, if you are looking for a different career putting your skills to the test, you are encouraged to apply. The job announcement will close on October 15, 2019.
If you are looking for a high-energy, litigation-based career as a trial attorney with a prominent divorce and family law firm, then look no further, this position is for you! Murphy & Dunn, P.C., Central Illinois’ premier divorce, custody and family law firm, is seeking a full-time Attorney for our Bloomington/Normal, Illinois office. Experience is preferred, but not required. We offer an excellent benefits package and a competitive salary based on experience.
This is a fast-paced, exciting opportunity for an attorney with a strong interest in trial work and helping individual clients with their divorce, custody and family law matters. Murphy & Dunn, P.C. is the area’s largest family law firm with office locations in both Peoria and Bloomington/Normal. Please submit your resume and cover letter to email@example.com. See our website at www.murphy-dunn.net for more information about our firm.
Fleming Law Office seeks an entry level associate attorney to assist with civil litigation practice area. Fleming Law Office is a small law firm located in downtown Peoria, Illinois. The law firm of Fleming Law Office practices in the defense of civil litigation, including the defense of personal injury, property damage, and wrongful death lawsuits throughout the courts and counties located in the central region of the State of Illinois. The firm has an active litigation practice in both the state courts in approximately thirty (30) counties located in central Illinois, as well as the local Federal District Court system. This associate will get immediate hands-on litigation experience in the courtroom. A connection to the Peoria or central Illinois area is preferred. Candidates with 0 - 5 years legal experience are invited to apply.
Interested individuals are invited to send their resume and cover letter to Fleming Law Office, Attn: Rebecca Auvil at firstname.lastname@example.org or by regular mail at 411 Hamilton Blvd, Suite 1518, Peoria, IL 61602.
Hunziker & Heck LLC is seeking a full time attorney with a minimum of 2 years’ experience . Our practice areas are business and civil litigation, real estate, collections, probate and estate planning. Salary to commensurate with experience. Please forward resume to Office Administrator, 3233 W. Willow Knolls Dr., Suite A, Peoria, Illinois 61614 or to email@example.com.
Peoria law firm is seeking a full time attorney who will practice in several different areas of law. Salary based upon experience. Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org with reference number 073119(1).
Peoria law firm seeking attorney to provide contract work as needed primarily in business and civil litigation, as well as some commercial and residential real estate. Relevant work experience is important. Compensation to be discussed. Please send resumes to email@example.com with reference number 073119(2).
Well-established small law firm is looking for lawyer to do research and legal writing. Flexible hours starting as part-time but could transition into a full-time position. Civil litigation experience a plus, but not a requirement. The firm offers a competitive salary and benefits. Please submit your confidential cover letter, resume and a writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org, and reference number 06182019 to be considered for this position.
Knight Nicastro MacKay, LLC, a litigation firm with a growing national practice is seeking skilled and experienced lawyers to join our expanding practice in our Peoria offices. This is an excellent opportunity for a knowledgeable, hard-working, and talented attorney to join a firm of litigators handling complex cases with a national reach.
The ideal candidate has experience in civil litigation and managing cases from start to finish. We are looking for candidates with experience conducting and responding to discovery, motions practice with excellent legal research and writing skills, experience conducting depositions and trial experience is a plus. Some travel is required. Qualified candidates must be licensed to practice in Illinois.
Our firm offers competitive compensation and an opportunity to advance within the firm. Our comprehensive benefits package includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability, and matching 401(k) participation. Attorneys are also provided with a CLE budget and a marketing budget with support and mentorship.
Interested candidates please submit CV, writing sample, list of references and salary expectations to Dana Knight at email@example.com.
Job Type: Full-time
PILI has an open position for a managing attorney. For more information, click here.
Hasselberg, Rock, Bell & Kuppler LLP is looking for an associate attorney with experience or a strong interest in estate planning and probate/trust administration. A candidate with 3-5 years of experience is preferred but not required. Candidate should possess strong analytical skills. Financial or tax education/experience is a plus. Send resumes in confidence to Marci Shoff, HRBK, 4600 N. Brandywine, Suite 200, Peoria, IL 61614 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Watson Law is a nine year busy solo law firm, focused on family law and constitutional criminal defense. I am seeking to hire an associate attorney. 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. The interested individual must be comfortable in front of a jury and comfortable in the court room. An individual who is committed to the Central Illinois area. Trial Advocacy and/or Mock Trial experience a plus. Any prior experience in family law and / or criminal law a plus. Please submit cover letter, resume, references, and three writing samples. email@example.com
Seasoned Estate Planning Attorney is transitioning to retirement and seeking a motivated attorney to eventually be the sole client contact. We are currently looking to find the right fit for our office. The potential candidate needs to be interested in Estate Planning, a quick study, a people person, and dedicated to serving generations of families. We have a great staff, which are ready to assist a new attorney and provide continuity to the client base. The firm is well established in Peoria, and has a complete document creation system, database and billing program in place. The practice is concentrated in Trusts, Wills, Trust Administration and Probate, and some Real Estate. Please send resume and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org with reference number 071719 all inquiries will remain confidential.
IMMEDIATE OPENING FOR ATTORNEYS....AV rated law firm has immediate opening for two (2) associate attorneys, one (1) for litigation and one (1) for business. At least two years experience desirable but not essential for the right candidates. Top working conditions and competitive compensation. Send resumes in confidence to: John S. Elias, Elias, Meginnes and Seghetti, P.C., 416 Main Street, Suite 1400, Peoria, Illinois 61602.
Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen is expanding and has open positions for attorneys in its Peoria, Springfield, Champaign and Edwardsville offices. These positions are in all practice areas, including but not limited to medical malpractice, workers’ compensation, trucking, casualty, commercial litigation and toxic tort. Three to five years’ experience is preferred, but experience at all levels will be considered.
The ideal candidate will have excellent legal writing and analytical skills with a strong academic record. The candidate must have an Illinois license in good standing.
The firm offers a competitive salary and benefits. We are an equal opportunity employer.
Please send resume, cover letter, writing sample and references to Managing Partner Craig S. Young at email@example.com.
Miller, Hall & Triggs, LLC seeks a local attorney with 1 – 4 years of experience in the firm’s primary practice areas of commercial and residential real estate, public law, trust and estate planning, or corporate and business law. Excellent credentials, strong communication skills, and relevant work experience are important. Competitive compensation package to be commensurate with experience. Please send resume in confidence to Miller, Hall & Triggs, Attn: Hiring Partner, 416 Main Street, Suite 1125, Peoria, IL 61602, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Business Transaction Associate
Quinn Johnston seeks an associate with 3 to 5 years experience in the areas of commercial transactions, real estate, estate planning, probate and trust administration, and general corporate and business representation. An exceptional candidate would have strong research and writing skills, strong communication skills, and be able to work directly with clients.
Only candidates contacted for an interview will receive a response. Quinn Johnston is not accepting resumes or referrals from search firms for this position.
Please submit your cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript, and a writing sample in confidence to Adam Chaddock at email@example.com. Please upload all required documents as a PDF attachment.
Older attorney transitioning to retirement wanting younger attorney with experience to eventually take over practice. Practice concentrates in the areas of real estate, wills and trusts, corporations, and estate administration. Send resume and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org with reference number 05222018. Contact Linda at the PCBA if you have any questions.
Moehle, Swearingen & Lobacz, Ltd., a law firm celebrating over fifty years of providing exceptional legal services, is seeking an associate attorney to join our practice. We are looking for a licensed attorney who is able to work in a diverse civil practice and has a particular interest in real estate transactions and litigation. New and experienced attorneys are invited to apply. We are especially interested in an attorney who 1) enjoys crafting creative solutions to legal problems, 2) has a meticulous disposition, and 3) is committed to providing excellent client service. To apply, please send your resume, a writing sample of no more than seven pages, and three professional references in confidence to Attorney Brigette Lobacz, 410 Broadway, P.O. Box 875, Pekin, Illinois 61554-0875.
Non-Attorney Positions (receptionist, paralegal, secretary, etc.)
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 email@example.com, or by mail to Miller, Hall & Triggs, LLC; Attn: Hiring Manager; 416 Main Street, Suite 1125; Peoria, IL 61602. No phone calls please.
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or by regular mail to 416 Main Street, Suite 1125, Peoria, IL 61602.
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 @ email@example.com
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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. email@example.com
WANTED: A few good court reporters. The Tenth Circuit is currently seeking to hire two official court reporters. This position requires Illinois CSR (Certified Shorthand Reporter) licensure. Recent salary increases. Freelance experience credit. Additional transcript income. Interesting work environment. Teamwork approach. Excellent benefit package. Please contact Teresa Ozuna, Court Reporting Services Supervisor, at (309) 672-6990 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for questions or to apply.
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.