She Did It!

Congratulations, Peggy!


 

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DuPage County Courthouse Tour

 

Space is limited. 

Click the image above to reserve your spot.

This is not an official Paralegal Club event. Neither COD nor its employees is liable for the safety of participants.

 

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Damon Fisch – Ethics Panel!

Join Paralegal Club as Damon Fisch discusses Ethics.

Date:  Wednesday, October 18

Time:  6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Location:  BIC A101

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

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Bowling Fun!

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September 24, 2017 · 3:21 pm

Melissa Ehret – Networking/Career Search Tips!

Join Paralegal Club as program alumna Melissa Ehret discusses Networking and Career Search Tips.

Date:  Wednesday, October 11

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC A106

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

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Paralegal Intern – Lisle

The Law Office of Jason A. Borg in Lisle is looking for a paralegal intern. Practice areas are generally focused on real estate transactions, estate planning, and small business formation. Applicants will be expected to learn a variety of legal and administrative tasks, with potential for growth towards a full time position. The position is a part time (10 hours per week), temporary position through the end of the fall semester and includes a $250 scholarship.  Attendance at the office in Lisle is expected but flexibly arranged between 9 and 2, Monday through Friday.

Please send a resume and a cover letter to Jason@JBorgLaw.com. The cover letter will kindly include one word answers to the following questions:

  1. Cubs, Sox, both, or neither?
  2. What is your favorite breakfast food?
  3. What is the answer to life, the universe, and everything?

Jason A. Borg

The Law Office of Jason A. Borg

1440 Maple Ave Ste 8A

Lisle IL 60532

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Paralegal Internship – Chicago

Legal Intern – Fall 2017 

Law Firm Chicago, IL 

Law Firm specializes in personal injury and DUI defense, as well as a wide variety of related litigation. Located in Downtown Chicago, we have been providing the highest quality of service for 17 years. We have an immediate opening for a Legal Intern to assist attorneys prepare for trial, working with clients to complete discovery requests, gathering records, and client outreach.

Responsibilities: 

  • Responsible for assisting with criminal defense and personal injury cases, specifically reviewing and preparing correspondence, preparing discovery, typing and modifying documents, preparing case folders, preparing trial binders, client intake and maintaining files.
  • Maintain office organization, including but not limited to ordering office supplies, handling deliveries, and managing filing system.
  • Coordinate, communicate, and work closely with staff and attorneys to ensure that clients receive the highest level of service.
  • Manage client communications, office mail, filings, scanning.
  • Schedule office meetings, appointments, and conference calls while ensuring that calendar conflicts are avoided with respect to court dates, motion due dates, depositions, meetings, and calls.

Qualifications: 

  • Adhere to the highest degree of professionalism and strict confidentiality in matters that requires discretion.
  • Ability to work independently, meet deadlines, and achieve the highest standard of productivity with minimal supervision.
  • Highly organized and strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multitask.
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel).
  • Ability to clearly and concisely communicate with attorneys, staff, and clients.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to: bill@onecbusiness.com.

No phone calls please.

Required Education:

  • Preference given to paralegal students, law students and those with a Four Year Undergraduate Degree (Minimum 3.0 GPA)

Compensation: $250 scholarship

Time Commitment: 12 hours/week; Fall semester


 

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Feed My Starving Children!

Join Paralegal Club at Feed My Starving Children! To attend, you must reserve a spot on our rsvp list.

Date:  Saturday, October 14

Time:  9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Location:  FMSC, 555 Exchange Court, Aurora, IL

Earn two LEX hours for attending this event.  Everyone is welcome!

This is not an official Paralegal Club event.  Neither COD nor its employees is liable for the safety of participants.

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Nick Kirkeles – Criminal Law!

Join Paralegal Club as Nick Kirkeles discusses Criminal Law.

Date:  Wednesday, October 4

Time:  4:45 p.m.

Location:  BIC A106

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

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Bowling with Paralegal Club!

Join Paralegal Club, faculty, and alumni for a pay-your-own-way Bowling Party!  Family and friends are welcome, too!

Date:  Sunday, October 1

Time:  Noon – 2:00 p.m.

Location:  Wheaton Bowl, 2031 North Gary Avenue, Wheaton

Earn two LEX hours for attending this event.  Everyone is welcome!

This is not an official Paralegal Club event. Neither COD nor its employees is liable for the safety of participants.

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