Transitioning from Business to Paralegal!

Join Paralegal Club as program graduate Dennis Anders  discusses transitioning from business to becoming a paralegal.

Date:  Wednesday, April 12

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC 1407

Earn one LEX hour for attending this event.  Everyone is welcome!

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NALA!

Join Paralegal Club as program graduate Kelly Fermazin explains NALA.

Date:  Wednesday, April 5

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC 1407

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Bilingual Immigration Paralegal

Bilingual Legal Assistant or Paralegal:   The Law Office of Donald E. Puchalski, 221 E. Lake Street, Suite 202, Addison, Illinois 60101, seeks an experienced bilingual (Spanish/English) assistant or paralegal.  Experience in the field of immigration is required.  A knowledge of computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word is necessary.  Assists clients and the attorney in completing immigration forms.  Prepares letters and types pleadings.  Answers telephones, schedules, and dockets dates.  Knowledge of waivers, I-601A filings, National Visa Center, and immigrant visa processing preferred.

Please submit resumes to deplaw@sbcglobal.net and jennifer@pkmlaw.net.  Thank you!


 

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Paralegal – Bartlett

Immediate Opening, Full Time Legal Assistant: Responsible for handling telephone calls, web research, client correspondence and general client matters on a variety of projects in a busy “team-oriented” office environment. Must be client-service driven and possess good communication and written skills. Must be proficient in Word, web-based tools/research, and Excel.

Name:             Dennis M. Nolan – Attorney

Address:         221 West Railroad Avenue, Bartlett, IL 60103

Phone:            630-213-7700

Fax:                  630-213-7735

Email:             lawdnolan@sbcglobal.net

Application Instructions:     Please submit resume/cover letter and references by email. No telephone calls please.

See JOB ID 4937299 on the ChapsGetHired website.


 

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Chicago – Paralegal

Paralegal – Chicago

We’re looking for a full time Paralegal for our Chicago office. The job will require the candidate to work hand-in-hand with the firm’s lawyers and assist in legal preparation, cite checking and routine motions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Handle online and in-person legal filings
  • Cite-check and finalize legal documents, including drafting and reviewing Table of Contents and Table of Authorities
  • Assist with routine motion and discovery
  • Prepare and deliver courtesy copies
  • Manage the firm’s case files and calendaring and docketing system
  • Receive calls from and return calls of potential clients

Required Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years’ prior paralegal experience (or experience in a similar position)
  • Experience with and understanding of Blue Book citation requirements
  • Experience with federal ECF filing system
  • Excellent verbal and client service skills
  • Experience with Excel and/or Google Sheets

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Prior experience at a class action law firm
  • Associates degree in Paralegal studies
  • Ability to conduct legal research i.e. familiarity with Westlaw, LexisNexis

All COD Paralegal Studies Program graduates are encouraged to apply. E-mail resume and cover letter to: applicants@edelson.com.


 

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Legislative Aide to Sen. Harry Reid and Dream Act!

Join Paralegal Club as Maria Vasos  shares her experiences as a Legislative Aid to Sen. Harry Reid, and how she worked on the Dream Act.

Date:  Wednesday, March 22

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location: BIC 1407

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Wheaton Paralegal – Temporary

Need Extra Cash?

Wheaton law firm seeks temporary paralegal.

See Job ID 4934073.

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Brown Bag Lunch!

Join Paralegal Club for a Brown Bag Lunch Help us peel crayons for SCARCE!

Date:  Wednesday, March 1

Time:  Noon – 1:00 p.m.

Location:  SSC 3247

Earn one LEX hour for attending this event.  Everyone is welcome!

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PARALEGAL – CHICAGO

PARALEGAL – CHICAGO

Small civil litigation/insurance defense law firm is looking for a full-time law clerk and/or paralegal to assist in day-to-day office management, legal research, and filling. Position is available immediately. Competitive salary and benefits available.

Requirements:

  1. College graduate and/or paralegal interested in civil litigation, legal research, clerking, court filing/appearance.Excellent written and oral communication skills are required.
  2. Excellent computer skills are a must.
  3. Full-time career opportunity. Full medical benefits. Top salary for the right candidate.
  4. Language proficiency in Polish or Russian preferred, but not required.

SEE JOB I.D. 4914548 on the ChapsGetHired website.


 

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