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Associate Attorney

Solo-practitioner with over 43 years of community name recognition is seeking a full-time associate attorney to assist with a busy and growing practice.  Areas of practice focus on personal injury and workers’ compensation matters.  Prior experience necessary with salary commensurate to experience.  Please submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and references to: doc@dochallidaylaw.com

 

Staff Attorney
Prairie State Legal Services has a staff attorney position open in their Peoria office. For more information, click here

Professor
The Center for Intellectual Property, Information & Privacy Law at UIC John Marshall Law School seeks a part-time adjunct professor to teach an online course in Intellectual Property Management in the Summer 2021 term. The adjunct faculty member will also be responsible for updating and redeveloping the online course materials prior to the term in which it is offered. For more information, click here. Application deadline is June 5, 2020.


Assistant State's Attorney III
The McLean County State's Attorney's Office has an opening for a ASA III position. For more information and to apply, click here

Assistant State's Attorney I

This is a full-time assistant state’s attorney position in the Traffic Division of the State’s Attorney’s Office.  This is a Grade 10 position in the McLean County job classification system with a salary range of $48,544 to $58,007.  Actual starting salary will be based on experience. 

The position requires a license to practice law in the State of Illinois and before the Illinois Supreme Court.  While this is an entry level position, legal experience is desirable.  Also desired are strong time management, administrative and organizational skills combined with the ability to deal successfully with a wide variety of personalities. 

Under general supervision, this position oversees, supervises and coordinates court room responsibilities and support staff in the Traffic/DUI Division, as well as performs a variety of highly responsible professional legal work, applying professional legal principles and practices to a variety of complex assignments.  Work is performed with considerable professional independence, discretion, mature judgment and latitude in carrying out assigned responsibilities.  Work involves the use of vehicle traffic codes, video recording equipment, and other assigned tasks to accomplish the work of the division.  Work is reviewed by the First Assistant State’s Attorney or the State’s Attorney.

Interested applicants should apply online by clicking on the "Apply Now" button above.
 
All applicants must attach a letter of interest, a résumé, and list of references to their online application.

McLean County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Confidentiality of your application will be maintained if you so request.  The selection of an individual for this position is at the sole discretion of the County. 


Attorney

Well established law firm with over 50 years of community name recognition is seeking a full-time associate attorney to assist with a busy and diverse general practice.  Areas of practice include family law, bankruptcy, civil litigation, criminal, traffic, probate and estate planning.  Firm has offices in Peoria and Pekin.  Compensation is commensurate with experience, including benefits.  Excellent opportunity for growth. 012320


Litigation Associate Attorney 

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, a leading national law firm, seeks a Litigation Associate with 2+ years of Civil Litigation experience to join our Peoria office. Prior medical malpractice experience is a plus. Qualified candidates will also have strong research and writing skills, top quality work product, a commitment to exceptional client service, an interest in business development efforts, and will work well within a team. The law firm offers a competitive benefits package and opportunity for advancement. IL bar license required.

 

Please submit a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript and writing sample in confidence by following this link https://hinshawlaw.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2j6h4hvx071 and clicking the "APPLY" button. Please upload all required documents as one PDF attachment.

 

Only candidates contacted for an interview will receive a response. EOE/AA employer.

Junior Medical Litigation Associate Attorney

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, a leading national law firm, seeks a 2019 first year associate to join the medical malpractice defense practice in our Peoria office. Some prior experience with medical malpractice defense is a plus. Qualified candidates will also have strong research and writing skills, top quality work product, a commitment to exceptional client service, an interest in business development efforts, and will work well within a team. The law firm offers a competitive benefits package and opportunity for advancement. IL bar license required.


Please submit a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript and writing sample in confidence by following this link https://hinshawlaw.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2j6h4hf4p9b and clicking the "APPLY" button. Please upload all required documents as one PDF attachment.


Only candidates contacted for an interview will receive a response. EOE/AA employer.


Attorney

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 info@hunzikerlaw.com.  


Attorney

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 pcbaasst@mtco.com with reference number 073119(1).


Attorney

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 pcbaasst@mtco.com with reference number 073119(2).


Attorney

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 pcba@mtco.com, and reference number 06182019 to be considered for this position.

Attorney

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.

Attorney

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 cyoung@heylroyster.com

Associate Attorney

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 hiring@mhtlaw.com.

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.

Associate Attorney

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.)

Receptionist / Legal Assistant
Receptionist / Legal Assistant position available immediately with busy downtown Peoria law firm. Legal experience preferred but not required. Candidate must possess excellent typing/computer skills and be reliable and efficient. Please email cover letter and resume to:jstieghorst@cassidymueller.com
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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 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.  Compensation will start between $13.00 and $17.00 per hour depending on candidate’s performance and 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.


Legal Assistant

Goldfine & Bowles is a personal injury law firm looking for an experienced legal assistant.  This individual will have a significant amount of client contact and must be comfortable working and dealing with a variety of individuals.  This position will require organization and attention to detail.  This person will assist in all aspects of the claims process,  including,  setting up claims, ordering and assembling medical packages, and a variety of other duties dealing with personal injuries.  We provide a pleasant work environment and are looking for a long term employee.  Please send inquiries and resumes to personalinjury@goldfineandbowles.com or fax to 309.282.2090

 

Regulatory Compliance Coordinator
College of Education and Health Sciences at Bradley University has a position open for a regulatory compliance coordinator. For more information, click 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.  

Case Administrator
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court has a position open for case administrator. For more information, click here.

Receptionist

Borsberry Law Offices, P.C. a downtown Peoria law firm concentrating in family and criminal Law is currently seeking a receptionist.   Responsibilities include answering all incoming calls, greeting visitors, and scheduling court hearings.  We are looking for a dependable and highly organized team player with computer skills and customer service experience.  Please submit your resume to Joe Borsberry at jborsberry@borsberrylaw.com or 411 Hamilton Blvd., Suite 1510, Peoria, IL 61602. 


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 effectivelLegaly 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

 

Court Reporter

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 tozuna@peoriacounty.org for questions or to apply.