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Staff Attorney
Prairie State Legal Services, a non-profit civil legal aid organization, seeks a STAFF ATTORNEY to join our Ready to Work Project (R2W) which assists clients in resolving legal problems that pose a barrier to obtaining or retaining employment.  Further information may be viewed here: Job Ad - R2W Project - Peoria
Attorney
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 pcba@mtco.com with reference number 05222018. Contact Linda at the PCBA if you have any questions.
Attorney

McCall Law Offices, P.C. is seeking an attorney with a minimum of 3 years trial experience. Firm specializes in family law, criminal defense and personal injury. Attorney can be of Counsel as well. Please submit cover letter and resume to Chris McCall at christopher@mccalllegal.com or mail to 1225 N. North St., Peoria, IL 61606.

Associate Attorney

Murphy & Dunn, P.C., Central Illinois’ largest family law firm, is seeking qualified candidates for full-time Associate Attorney positions in both our Peoria and Bloomington/Normal office locations.   These are fast-paced, exciting opportunities for attorneys with 0-5 years of experience who are interested in helping individual clients with their divorce, custody and family law matters.  Local ties and a strong interest in trial work is preferred but not required.  Extensive training will be required during the first six months of employment primarily from our Peoria office location.

If you want a fast-moving, litigation-based career with the area’s premier family law firm, then this is the position for you. Our Firm offers a comprehensive employee benefits package and a competitive salary based on experience and ability.  You may learn more about our law firm at www.murphy-dunn.net.  For consideration, please submit a cover letter and resume to HR Manager, Teri Dunn @ teri.dunn@murphy-dunn.net.

Attorney
Busy private attorney seeks attorney to make simple court appearances on her behalf. Please send resume to pcba@mtco.com with reference number 030818 if interested.

Associate Attorney

Benckendorf & Benckendorf, P.C. is seeking an associate attorney with at least 2 years of experience in litigation matters.  The candidate must possess a strong commitment to detail and produce exceptional work product.  The position provides a high level of responsibility and offers competitive compensation and benefits based upon experience and skill.  Please submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to Deb Payton, Benckendorf & Benckendorf, P.C., 101 NE Randolph, Peoria, IL  61606 or via email to dpayton@benckendorf.com. 

Attorney

Prominent Illinois school law firm seeks 1 attorney to join its growing employment and labor law practice group in its Peoria, IL., office.  Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience focusing on employment and labor law matters.  Experience with school law and collective bargaining strongly preferred. The firm is based in the Chicago area but handles matters throughout Illinois and has satellite offices in Peoria and O’Fallon. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated, organized, and successful lawyer who is looking for a chance to advance their career.  Salary commensurate with experience.  Please submit resume, cover letter, and writing sample to recruiting@hlerk.com. No phone calls please.

Associate Attorney

Hasselberg Grebe Snodgrass Urban & Wentworth is seeking an associate attorney with 0-10 years of experience. Please send cover letter and resume to the attention of Kenneth M. Snodgrass, Jr., at 401 Main St., Suite 1400, Peoria, IL 61602-1258.

Associate Attorney

Moehle, Swearingen & Lobacz, Ltd., a law firm celebrating over fifty year 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.

Receptionist/Secretary/Legal Assistant/Paralegal/Bookkeeper Positions

Front Desk Receptionist - PIA office

Murphy & Dunn, P.C., Central Illinois’ largest family law firm, is seeking a full-time Front Desk Receptionist for our Peoria office location.  This fast-paced position requires excellent people skills and multi-line telephone expertise.  Computer competence and the ability to multi-task are required and prior customer service or legal office experience is a plus.

This is an excellent career opportunity for a quick-thinking and motivated office professional to join the area’s premier family law firm.  Our Firm offers a comprehensive employee benefits package and a competitive salary.  You may learn more about our law firm at www.murphy-dunn.net.  For consideration, Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to HR Manager, Teri Dunn @ teri.dunn@murphy-dunn.net. 

Paralegal

Butler, Giraudo & Meister, P.C. seeks to hire a paralegal or experienced legal assistant for a full time position in our Morton office.

Only candidates having at least 5 years of family law experience should apply.  Proficiency with Family Law Software, Word, Excel and Clio is mandatory.  The ideal candidate will be a person with outstanding written and verbal communication skills who has a demonstrated ability to manage a substantial caseload working closely with an attorney, and who is organized and detail-oriented.

To be considered, please submit a cover letter and resume which includes your education, work experience in family law and date of availability for employment, and which describes your level of expertise with the identified software.  All applications should be emailed to sbutler@bgmlawyers.com or mailed to 100 S. Main St., Morton IL 61550, and will be held in the strictest confidence.  Thank you for your interest in Butler, Giraudo & Meister, P.C.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Paralegal

Paralegal position available immediately with very busy, fast paced law firm in downtown Peoria specializing in personal injury, workers’ compensation, medical malpractice and civil litigation.  Candidate must be extremely organized, pay close attention to details, possess initiative, professionalism and have excellent time management skills.  Candidate also must 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 pcbaasst@mtco.com with reference number 040518.

Bookkeeper

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.

Part-time Legal Secretary

Immediate opening for part-time legal secretary (job-share position) for two days a week.  Minimum two (2) years experience required.  Knowledge of Microsoft Word required. Knowledge of Juris helpful. Send resume and salary requirements to:  BRIAN J. MEGINNES, 416 Main Street, Suite 1400, Peoria, Illinois  61602.

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, 416 Main St., Suite 1400, Peoria, IL 61602 or by email at jelias@emrslaw.com