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Attorney

Immediate opening for a motivated associate attorney who will thrive in an exciting, fast-paced environment.  Practice involves sophisticated regulatory, legislative, and compliance work.  Strong organizational skills required.  Full or part-time considered.  Early opportunity for advancement.  Local ties strongly preferred. Submit your resume and cover letter to pcbaasst@mtco.com with reference number 022018 in the subject line.

PILI Program Manager
The program manager reports to PILI's Executive Director and will be be based in central Illinois. Primary responsibility will be overseeing PILI's statewide efforts to expand and enhance pro bono. For more information and how to apply, click here.
Associate Attorney

Benckendorf & Benckendorf, P.C. is seeking an associate attorney with at least 5 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

Associate Attorney
The Office of the State Appellate Defender has openings for Assistant Appellate Defenders to provide criminal appellate representation to indigent clients. For more information, click here.
Associate Attorney

Miller, Hall & Triggs, LLC seeks a local attorney with 3 – 5 years of experience in corporate and business law to compliment the firm’s practice areas of commercial and residential real estate, public law, and trust and estate planning.  Excellent credentials, strong communication skills, and relevant work experience are important.  Competitive compensation package to be commensurate with experience and business transfer.  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

Woodford County Assistant State's Attorney position now open.  Trial experience preferred.  Ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of litigation experience.  Expectations are to work with the State's Attorney of Woodford County to prosecute criminal violations within Woodford County, both misdemeanor and felony.  An ideal candidate will be willing to learn to be able to handle juvenile cases (both delinquency and abuse/neglect/dependency) and review civil work for county elected and appointed officials, as well as the prosecution of crime.  An assistant state's attorney will be expected to handle jury and bench trials, prepare witnesses, speak with victims of crime, and argue pretrial motions regarding suppression of evidence, etc.  The position requires a review of search warrants to be presented to circuit and associate judges, and handling eventually handling all areas of the office with the State's Attorney.  The position is open now and the pay range is $45,000.00 to $70,000.00, dependent upon experience.

Please send a cover letter and resume via email preferably, but any method listed below, and to the attention of the State's Attorney.

 

Gregory M. Minger

State’s Attorney

Woodford County

115 N. Main Street, Ste. #305

Eureka, IL 61530

Phone:  309-467-3212

FAX:  309-467-5211

Email:  wcsa@woodford-county.org


Judicial Law Clerk

Fourth District Appellate Justice, Robert J. Steigmann, is accepting applications for the position of judicial law clerk. This position is located in Urbana, Illinois and reports directly to the Justice. This position is available February 15, 2018. Compensation for this position is set at $85,856 per year plus a generous judicial branch benefits package, including pension, medical, dental, vision and life insurance.

 

The judicial law clerk will perform legal research, analysis, and writing and will review and assist in the drafting of judicial opinions, orders, and other legal documents. Qualified applicants must be graduates of an accredited law school, possess excellent academic credentials, and be members in good standing of the bar. The successful candidate will possess exceptional legal research and writing skills, excellent organizational and analytical abilities, and strong communication, decision-making, and interpersonal skills. Preferred qualifications include an affinity for cats1, a pleasant demeanor, and a strong sense of humor.

Applications must contain (1) a cover letter, (2) a resume, (3) a transcript of law school grades. Do not send writing samples or letters of recommendation. Applications should be mailed to the following address:

Hon. Robert J. Steigmann

Fourth District Appellate Court

P.O. Box 815

Urbana, IL 61803-0815

 

Position will remain open until filled.  EOE

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.

Attorney
The City of Peoria has an opening for an attorney position. Click here to view the notice and for a full list of requirements.

Attorney

Law firm currently seeking a full-time associate attorney.  We are located in Peoria, Illinois and specialize in civil litigation.   Job duties would include:  Attending court, preparing pleadings, conduct/attend depositions of parties, witnesses, medical providers, and expert witnesses.  Candidates should have a J.D. and licensed to practice in Illinois.  Please forward resume, cover letter, writing sample, and transcripts to Rebecca Auvil, Office Manager, Fleming Law Office, 411 Hamilton Boulevard, Suite 1518, Peoria, IL  61602 via U.S. mail or email at rbauvil@mtco.com.  

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

Goldfine & Bowles is seeking an associate with potential to become a partner.We are looking for an energetic, outgoing individual with good people skills to handle some personal injury, but primarily workers' compensation claims.Experience with handling workers' compensation claims is preferable.Send letter and resume in confidence to Office Manager at 4242 N. Knoxville, Peoria, IL 61614, or email to:

mmarincic@goldfineandbowles.com

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 Positions/Bookkeeper

Receptionist
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 hiring@mhtlaw.com, or by mail to Miller, Hall & Triggs, LLC; Attn: Hiring Manager; 416 Main Street, Suite 1125; Peoria, IL 61602.  No phone calls please.

Mortgage Loan Closer

Hometown Title, Inc. is seeking a mortgage loan closer in their Morton location.  Experienced preferred.  Applicant must have strong math, organizational and people skills.  Salary based on experience and a benefit package is available  Please send resume to dpayton@benckendorf.com.

Receptionist

Full-time receptionist needed. Please submit resume to angela@angelaevanslaw.com

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

Paralegal
Immediate opening for a Paralegal part-time or full-time. Some experience required, must be dependable, and be able to multi task. Please send resumes to michelle.lasainelaw@gmail.com.

Legal Assistant (Full or Part-time):

Full or part-time experienced legal assistant with top secretarial skills needed. Submit resume, including references, to: Jerold I. Horn, 401 Main St., Suite 1650, Peoria, IL 61602, by email at jihorn@aol.com or by fax at 309-676-2779.