Naperville Solo Practice

Naperville solo practice attorney seeking part time paralegal exceptionally proficient in WORD and EXCEL to assist in organization and management of diverse practice. Qualified candidate must be self starter, quick to learn and highly professional.

Pay commensurate with skill set. Please email resume to Win Wehrli at:  Win0076@gmail.com.


 

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IPA Spring Education Conference

IPA’s 2018 Spring Education Conference, consisting of 13 different educational seminars covering many specialty practice areas, including Litigation, Corporate, Immigration (and many more practice areas), as well as Adobe, Westlaw, Legal Writing, and Ethics for Paralegals.  You don’t want to miss this!

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End-of-Semester Party!

Join Paralegal Club as we celebrate the end of another great semester!  We will be recognizing this year’s Search for Academic Excellence writing contest winner, and our two Paralegal Studies program scholarship winners!

We are collecting non-perishable food items at this event for COD’s food pantry.  If you are able, please bring a can or two to donate.

Date:  Wednesday, May 2

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC 3465

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

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Spring 2018 Paralegal Expo!

EXPO!

Our Spring Semester Practicum students will be showing off their professional portfolios on Monday, April 16, 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!

See you there!


 

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Legal Secretary – Part Time

Law Offices of David Guy Stevens, LLC
75 Executive Dr. Suite 357
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 486-1080

A solo practice law firm, focusing on criminal law, family law and personal injury, is seeking a legal secretary for part time employment. (12 to 20 hours a week at a rate of $12 an hour to start)
Legal experience is a plus but not mandatory.

Desired skills (but not required to apply):
1. Bi-lingual (can translate Spanish to English)
2. Notary Public
3. Paralegal

I need someone who is, above all else, reliable. In addition, I need an assistant who has computer skills, can answer phone calls, file paperwork, has writing skills, can maintain a calendar, and can manage an office.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to dgslaw1@gmail.com with the subject header “Job Application”
In your email, please indicate which of the 3 outlined desired skills (above) applies to you.


 

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Executive Assistant – Glenview

Executive Assistant – Glenview

Job Summary:
Perform administrative support tasks for all members of the global Signode Industrial Group legal department and have a working knowledge of their duties. Responsibilities include a broad range of tasks involving confidential or technical information, such as compiling reports; creating detailed presentations; scheduling meetings and preparing agendas; responding to correspondence; researching background material; routing calls and other communications or legal documents; making travel and meeting arrangements; preparing and filing expense reports; and managing, updating, and modifying the legal department’s SharePoint sites and shared drives. This position supports staff in Europe, Asia and the US. This position requires software proficiency (and the ability to learn new software), internet research skills, excellent interpersonal skills, a sense of urgency, and the ability to work well with all levels of company management and staff.

Qualifications/Skills:

Associate Degree or College Diploma
At least 5 years Administrative Assistant experience, preferably supporting legal professional(s)
Excellent oral and written communicator
Excellent interpersonal skills
Highly proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, and Outlook
Experience generating reports, creating presentations, and managing data in spreadsheets and databases
Experience handling third-party vendor billing
Familiarity supporting personnel and operating in a complex corporate structures
Experience managing travel and event planning, including experience with international travel arrangements (including passports, visas, etc.)
The ability to promptly respond to requests or needs for information or assistance
Strong multi-tasking and prioritization skills
Demonstrated organizational/project management skills and proven problem solving, decision making, and interpersonal skills with experience providing complex, confidential administrative support

Responsibilities:

Manage all administrative tasks and details for legal department team members (as assigned)
Assist with establishing and overseeing administrative policies and procedures for the legal department globally
Review and improve upon operating practices and procedures to increase efficiency or reduce costs
Manage, update, modify, and expand the legal department’s SharePoint sites and shared drives
Support and manage electronic and hardcopy files for legal department
Support third party vendor billing processes and routing of invoices and payments
Manage and maintain schedules, make travel arrangements, and prepare and file expense reports
Schedule and oversee events, visits, meetings, etc.
Create, develop, review, or edit presentations, reports, agendas, memos, letters, and other documents, using word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software

Personal Attributes:
Team player
Technology savvy
Constant focus on improving processes and simplifying burden placed on business leaders
Deadline minded; results driven

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Spring 2018 Paralegal Expo!

EXPO!

Our Spring Semester Practicum students will be showing off their professional portfolios on Monday, April 16, 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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Dennis Anders – Career Transitions!

Join Paralegal Club as program alumnus Dennis Anders discusses career transitions.

Date:  Wednesday, April 25

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC A101

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

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Winners! Congratulations Linda and Matthew!

Thank you to everyone who submitted scholarship entries.

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Robin Partin and Caryl Doty – Volunteer Opportunities at DuPage County Courthouse!

Join Paralegal Club as Robin Partin and Caryl Doty discuss volunteer opportunities at the DuPage County Courthouse!

Date:  Wednesday, April 18

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC A101

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

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