Environmental Law!

Please join Paralegal Club as COD’s own Suzi Horn shares valuable information about environmental law!

Date:  Wednesday, September 14

Where:  BIC 1406

Time: 4:45

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

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Illinois Legal Aid Online – LiveHelp Operator

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Illinois Legal Aid Online seeks volunteers for its exciting ‘LiveHelp’ program. LiveHelp is an innovative online chat service that allows people looking for legal information and self-help resources on IllinoisLegalAid.org to ask a remotely located LiveHelp Operator for assistance in navigating the website. LiveHelp volunteers provide direct person-to-person online help so that people in need of legal assistance can obtain the information they need to achieve more positive outcomes to their legal problems.

Volunteers can participate from any computer with internet access, making this a flexible volunteer opportunity that is ideal for busy students! You do not need to have any prior legal knowledge or experience, and you will receive training, supervision, and support from Illinois Legal Aid Online.

Volunteers are expected to commit to 2 hours per week for six months (50 hours). In addition, you must have English language proficiency and a stable internet connection. Please contact Fasharra Branagan at fbranagan@illinoislegalaid.org for additional information.

Please note this is strictly a volunteer opportunity.


 

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Legal Citation Day!

Join Paralegal Club as Todd Holes and Linda Jenkins present the ins and outs of legal citation.

Two LEX hours will be offered.

When: Saturday, September 10

 When: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Where: BIC 1528

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Paralegal Club Brown Bag Lunch!

Please join Paralegal Club for a brown bag lunch!Copy of Paralegal Club Logo-small Earn one LEX hour for attending this event.

Date: Wednesday, August 31

Time: Noon

Location: SSC 1225

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Job Opening in Bensenville

A Bensenville law office is seeking a legal assistant to perform the following tasks:

*Prepare correspondences and other legal documents
*Maintain calendars, Scheduling appointments and meetings
*Organize and manage case files and maintain documents
*Serving as main point of contact for clients and answering phones

Spanish speaking is a plus for this position.

See Job ID 4635501 for more information.

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Legal Administrative Assistant

Geneva law firm looking for Legal Administrative Assistant.

If interested, applicants should state that you heard about the position through the Paralegal program at College of DuPage

Mail applications to:

Chilton Yambert Porter
2000 South Batavia Avenue
2nd Floor
Geneva, IL 60134


 

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Part Time Bilingual Secretary/Paralegal (Chicago)

One lawyer personal injury law firm in Chicago loop needs bilingual (Spanish) person with great MS-Word skills for 20 hours a week (either 4 hours five days or 5 hours four days). Duties include much contact with clients, file management, typing routine letters, keeping calendar updated for attorney, internet searches, and basic bookkeeping. Night law students may apply but no lawyers please. Experience in a law office preferred but not required. Sorry but no benefit package other than wonderful working environment with good people! Only applications submitting a current CV (resume) which include three reference contacts will be considered. A writing sample would be helpful.

Steven A. Denny
Law Office of Steven A. Denny, P.C.
33 N. LaSalle Street
Suite #2200
Chicago, Illinois 60602-2616
Main (312) 236-6100
Fax (312) 236-7259
www.DennyLaw.com


 

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Practicum Portfolio Expo

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Our Summer Semester Practicum students will be showing off their professional portfolios on Tuesday, July 19, from 6-9 pm, in SRC 2000.  There is private judging from 6-8 pm, but an Open House from 8-9 pm, and you are welcome to attend!  Stop by to congratulate your fellow students on completing a very challenging, but rewarding, semester, and take a moment to view their outstanding portfolios!

 


 

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Job Posting – St. Charles Paralegal

For more information, log on to your account on the “Chaps Get Hired” website at https://www.collegecentral.com/dupage/ and look for the following Job ID number:

JOB ID – 4609185

Job duties include:

  • Maintain all aspects of worker’s compensation and medical lien files including documentation preparation and drafting letters of representation, settlement memorandum, release of lien, and correspondence with opposing counsel.
  • Provide assistance to colleagues in review and negotiation of settlement agreements while utilizing Pro Rata worksheets in accordance with the Heath Care Services and Liens Act to achieve maximum client entitlements.
  • Report and track status of client files to ensure proper updates and client correspondence occurs in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment.

Good luck to all who apply!


 

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Job Posting – Naperville Paralegal

lulay law Naperville law firm seeks a secretary or a paralegal. No experience or degree necessary; just a sharp, self-motivated quick learner. Math and Spanish speaking a plus. We are offering $12-$13 per hour depending on skills and experience.

Job is working as assistant to personal injury litigation lawyer, phone calls, letters, calculating and organizing medical bills, summarizing and organizing medical records, follow ups and scheduling of matters, etc. Office is in Naperville 1 mile from Route 88 and Naperville Road so easy access from anywhere. Pace bus stop nearby. Job would be full time. No health or other benefits at present.

Email cover letter and resume to: michael@lulaylaw.com

 


 

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