Full-Time Legal Assistant/Paralegal/Office Manager – Oakbrook Terrace

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Bishop & LaForte, Ltd., is seeking an experienced Legal Assistant/Paralegal/Office Manager with at least five years of experience working in a fast-paced environment with litigation attorneys.  Bishop & LaForte, Ltd., is located in Oakbrook Terrace.

Job Responsibilities

  • Communication with current clients and potential new clients
  • Docketing and scheduling court dates
  • Preparation of legal documents such as notices of filing, notices of motion, summons, discovery, subpoenas for trial preparation
  • Trial preparation
  • Prepare correspondence to clients and opposing firms
  • Office management and paralegal responsibilities a plus

Skills Preferred

  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Tabs3

Salary commensurate with experience.

Please email a copy of your cover letter, resume, and salary history to glafortejr@bishoplaforte.com.

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Robert Kletsky – Title Insurance 101!

Join Paralegal Club as Robert Kletsky discusses title insurance.

Date:  Wednesday, March 6

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC 1A06

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

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LEX – National Paralegal Honor Society

Lambda Epsilon Chi (LEX) is the national honor society founded by the American Association for Paralegal Education.

There are over 200 Chapters throughout the United States and thousands of inductees who have been honored for their outstanding academic achievements.

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Paralegal Positions – Chicago

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Horwood, Marcus & Berk Chartered is seeking experienced paralegals with a solid and stable work history for the following positions:

  • Business and Finance Paralegal
  • Litigation Paralegal
  • Real Estate Paralegal

Applicants may email their resumes to Edith Valdes, HR Director, at evaldes@hmblaw.com.

Additional information about the Business and Finance Paralegal can be found here.

Additional information about the Litigation Paralegal can be found here.

Additional information about the Real Estate Paralegal can be found here.

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Full-Time Paralegal Position – Chicago

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Gaido & Fintzen is seeking a paralegal for its Chicago office.

Job Description:

Chicago Loop firm looking for hard-working and experienced Workers’ Compensation Paralegal Assistant. This is an outstanding opportunity to grow and develop professionally.

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for assisting attorneys with various aspects of Workers’ Compensation defense matters;
  • Reviewing and prioritizing assignments from various attorneys as they arise;
  • Coordinating depositions/IMEs;
  • Making travel arrangements for out of town hearings;
  • Confirming and executing state/federal/county/judge filing requirements; etc.

Qualifications Summary:

Must:

  • be familiar with Workers’ Compensation filing requirements
  • have at least 1 year of Workers’ Compensation experience
  • be extremely organized
  • have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • be familiar with document and practice management software

Benefits: Competitive compensation and outstanding benefits.

Job Type: Full-time

Applicants should contact Susie Saldivar, Office Manager, at
ssaldivar@gaido-fintzen.com.

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Lisa Drake – CASA!

Join Paralegal Club as Lisa Drake discusses CASA.

Date:  Wednesday, Feb. 20

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC 1A06

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

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LEX – National Paralegal Honor Society

Lambda Epsilon Chi (LEX) is the national honor society founded by the American Association for Paralegal Education.

There are over 200 Chapters throughout the United States and thousands of inductees who have been honored for their outstanding academic achievements.

Will you be next?

Apply now!


 

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Katy Schneider – Law School Tips!

Join Paralegal Club as program alumna Katy Schneider discusses going to law school.

Date:  Wednesday, Feb. 13

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC 1A06

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

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Linda and Robert Jenkins Endowed Paralegal Studies Scholarship

Linda and Robert Jenkins Endowed Paralegal Studies Scholarship

Deadline to apply: March 15, 2019

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