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Volume 13, No. 5 A Special Supplement to the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin Week of Jan. 31- Feb. 4, 2011
Attorney Positions — Law Firms, Government, Corporate, Non-Profit
Staff Positions — Paralegals, Legal Secretaries, Law Clerks, Word Processors,
Mail Room Staff, Receptionists and much more!

ATTORNEY POSITION PARALEGAL POSITION SECRETARY POSITION


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ATTORNEY REAL ESTATE PARALEGAL Legal Secretary Wanted


Law firm seeking attorney with 5 years Loop Law firm has immediate opening for full Evanston litigation firm seeks flexible, self-
commercial, banking business and litigation time real estate paralegal with at least 5 yrs to 7 starter, Word/Excel, 100 wpm, time entry &
experience. Must possess strong writing, yrs experience. Strong computer, typing and billing; organized, detailed, health, vacation,
analytical and research skills. Experience in organizational skills necessary. Work pension benefits; salary commensurate with
taking depositions and trial experience a must. environment encourages multi-tasking, efficiency experience. Please provide resume and salary
Compensation commensurate with skills and and flexibility. Excellent Benefits. Send resume history.
experience. Send to to:
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415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654 415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654 E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com
E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com

ASSOCIATE Attorney LINDER PARALEGAL/ LEGAL ASSISTANT Legal Secretary


ATTORNEY OFFICE MANAGER
Downtown Chicago firm is
seeking an attorney with 1+
LEGAL Established Wheaton Law Office
seeks legal assistant/reception-
Insurance defense firm in the
loop seeking full time legal sec-
STAFFING
Loop law firm is seeking an Plaintiff’s personal injury firm ist with 4+ years of experience.
years experience to work in a retary to fill vacancy immedi-
associate attorney with 1-3 is seeking an energetic, confi- Submit resume and references
fast pace environment. Motion ately. Candidate must be
years experience for our sub- dent and EXPERIENCED PI to E-mail:
practice experience, good writ- extremely organized, able to
rogation practice. Please send paralegal with office manage- dlvargas@pkalaw.com
ing skills, real estate title Contract assignments and multi-task, extraordinarily
resumes to mjc@ckc-law.com. ment experience who believes
knowledge is a plus. Send efficient. Must be able to work
resume and salary require- direct-hire positions at law in providing top notch service in intense environment with
firms and corporations. to your superiors and clients.
ments to: often urgent time-sensitive
Please email resume to
This job is ONLY for a career Legal Secretary deadlines to meet. Knowl-
Box LB536 professional paralegal. You edge/experience in insurance
Law Bulletin must be able to multi-task and Corporate litigation firm has
ASSOCIATE 415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654 clinder@linderlegalstaffing.com possess EXCELLENT tele- an immediate opening to assist
defense is preferred. Fluency
in Spanish is required.
ATTORNEY E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com and visit www.linder.jobs phone, administrative, typing several busy attorneys in an
(80+ wpm), grammar, AV rated firm. The successful Box LB531
Seven person loop general machine transcription and candidate will have 2+ years Law Bulletin
practice law office seeks asso- computer skills. You must be of corporate litigation with top 415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654
ciate for entry level position highly organized with the abili- Word and Excel skills and a E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com
and will consider newly admit- ATTENTION: ty to work in a very fast-paced highly professional demeanor.
ted attorneys. Candidate EXPERIENCED environment where production Some exposure to family law is
should have excellent writing,
ATTORNEY is key, in addition to coordinat- a plus. Fast paced work with
interpersonal, computer and PARALEGALS ing complex litigation cases heavy client contact requires
organizational skills and be Established South Suburban with busy scheduling issues. an organized, confident self-
able to work on their own. law firm is seeking an attorney Small law firm that represents This position requires a perfec- starter with excellent commu- LEGAL
with 0 to 2 years experience broker-dealer clients in arbi- tionist who can work overtime.
Areas of practice include col-
and a desire to practice exclu- tration matters seeks litigation Compensation is open for the
nication, interpersonal and
technical skills. Salary is com-
SECRETARY
lection, real estate closings
and commercial litigation. sively in the area of family law. paralegal with at least five competent applicant. Email mensurate with experience
Please email resume and years of experience. Salary your resume to Personal Injury/Workers'
Spanish and real estate title and firm offers a competitive Comp firm needs legal secre-
knowledge is a plus. Benefits salary requirements to commensurate with experi- loggans@logganslaw.com. benefit package. E-mail
mschatz@lwslaw.com ence. Please send resumes to tary with experience. Pay
include personal health insur- resume to fmc420@aol.com based on experience. Spanish
ance and profit sharing. Please
send resume and salary
Box LB537 speaking a MUST. Please fax
Law Bulletin resume to Barbara at 312-782-
requirements, in confidence
415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654 PARALEGAL -PI Legal Secretary 6774
to: ATTORNEY E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com
Box LB547 Reputable Chicago insurance
Excellent opportunity for indi-
vidual with 3 year Plaintiff’s
Growing law firm with corpo-
Law Bulletin rate and litigation practices
415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654
defense firm is looking to hire
an attorney with 2-7 years of
Personal Injury experience to
work at our large loop law firm
has an immediate opening for Legal Secretary
E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com
workers' compensation experi- Litigation Paralegal on interesting and complex
an experienced floater legal
secretary with 5+ years of Small Boutique Loop Law
ence who is also interested in cases. Duties of this challeng- experience. The successful office specializing in Probate
handling third-party litigation. An immediate opening avail- ing position include answering
able for an experienced trial candidate must have worked in Law seeks experienced Legal
Competitive salary with good discovery, extensive client con- a law firm and have some liti- Secretary with Litigation and
benefits. litigation paralegal with 3+ tact, day-to-day file mainte-
years trial experience. The gation experience as well as Probate knowledge. Dictation
nance and trial preparation. strong exposure to corporate & Shorthand helpful, along
successful candidate must be Our firm offers a competitive
Box LB539 able to travel for trials and transactions. E-filing experi- with creation and editing of
salary and benefit package. ence is highly preferred. You legal documents. Computer
your trial experience must
ASSOCIATE Law Bulletin
have included sitting at coun- Box LB529 must be detail oriented and skills a Must! Please forward
415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654
ATTORNEYS E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com sel table. Experience with Law Bulletin
have good interpersonal com-
munication skills. You must be
resume to:
reviewing medical records is
Growing loop insurance highly preferred. Trial exhibit
415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654
E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com
proficient with Microsoft Box LB526
defense firm is seeking two soft ware and Summation Office Suites and have strong Law Bulletin
associates with 3-5 years litiga- experience are a plus. You communication skills. Salary 415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654
tion experience. Experience in must be detail oriented and is commensurate with experi- E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com
employment law or general have good interpersonal com- ence and firm offers a compet-
tort litigation required. COMMERCIAL munication skills. You must be itive benefit package. E-mail
resume to fmc420@aol.com.
Box LB528 LITIGATOR proficient with Microsoft
Office Suites and have strong REAL ESTATE
Law Bulletin WANTED: Commercial Liti- communication skills. 4 year PARALEGAL Legal Secretary
415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654 gator. Established mid-sized degree and/or an ABA
E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com general practice Loop law firm approved paralegal certifi- Small Loop Law firm specializ-
cate. Salary is commensurate Loop Law firm has immediate
seeks a commercial litigator
with 4-7 years experience, sub- with experience and firm opening for full time real
estate paralegal with at least 5
Put the complete ing in Domestic Relations Law
seeking full time secretary
offers a competitive benefit
stantial deposition
experience, who has briefed package. E-mail resume to yrs to 7 yrs experience. Strong
computer, typing and organi-
rules of practice with a minimum of 3 years liti-
gation experience. Candidate
and argued dispositive fmc420@aol.com
zational skills necessary. Work right at your must have strong communica-
tion skills, be highly organized,
motions. Some trial experi- environment encourages
ATTORNEY ence is preferable, but not nec- multi-tasking, efficiency and fingertips. type a minimum of 65 words
essary. Please send resume, in flexibility. Excellent Benefits. per minute and be conversant
Chicago law firm has immedi- confidence to: PARALEGAL Send resume to: Illinois Courts with Word Perfect, Word and
ate opening for attorney with Excel.
Box LB534 Box LB518
federal litigation or bankrupt-
cy experience and excellent Law Bulletin
Loop law firm is seeking a
paralegal for our subrogation Law Bulletin Rule Book Box LB530
Law Bulletin
writing skills. Spanish speak-
ing a plus. Fax resume in con-
415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654
E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com
practice. Knowledge of litiga-
tion and subrogation is a plus.
415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654
E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com (847) 883-9100 415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654
fidence to Ms. Roby at 847/934- Please send resumes to E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com
6508 mjc@ckc-law.com.

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Assistant Corporation Counsel COMPLEX CIVIL Construction Deputy Director of PERSONAL INJURY
LITIGATION Attorney Illinois Supreme ATTORNEY
The City of Aurora is seeking qualified applicants for the position
of Assistant Corporation Counsel. ATTORNEY Mid-size law firm seeking con- Court Commission on Small loop personal injury/
A mid-size AV-rated defense
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Requires comprehensive knowledge of local ordinances, state and candidates will have 1-3 years’ attorney with 2-4 years experi-
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practice seeks a full-time If you have 7 years+ Illinois ence handling personal injury
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tials preferred. Applicants experience.
Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefit package must be organized, self-moti-
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44 E. Downer Place E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com Established Law Office seeks A mid-size AV-rated defense
Aurora, IL 60507 Hard Working, Honest, litigation firm with a national
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Director of Major Gifts – College of Law
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Required) ronment (jeans and gym a wonderful opportunity to equity, and hedge funds. This
firm prefers a well-trained Legal Technology with 3+ years of experience.
shoes encouraged), diverse, handle complex, sophisticat- The ideal candidate must
The growing litigation prac- non-competitive and inclu- ed litigation matters and be attorney who is motivated Analyst have prior experience han-
tice of our small (under 30 sive culture, highly competi- part of a dynamic practice and a self-starter. The realis-
dling RFP's from start to fin-
attorneys), entrepreneurial tive salary, generous bonus group. tic annual target billables are Mid-size loop law firm is ish, excellent communica-
law firm client is seeking a structure and seven-year Apply for Job #933 only 1,900. This is a great seeking a legal technology tions skills, strong commercial
well-credentialed, self-moti- one-tier partnership track. opportunity to be an integral analyst with 2+ years of acumen plus creative flair,
vated Illinois bar admitted Apply for Job #708 part of a small, close-knit experience. Responsibilities proven track record of strong
senior associate/junior part- practice group. include, but are not limited to, resource and project man-
ner who is client-focused and Associate - Junior Apply for Job #544 assisting the Legal agement and a proven ability
business savvy, and has a Level Technology Manager in firm- to deliver to tight deadlines.
great deal of hands-on com- Private Equity Fund wide implementation and Strong working knowledge of
mercial litigation experience Formation - Junior Our national law firm client is
Litigation Associate support of legal/litigation Word, Excel, PowerPoint and
(e.g., breach of contract, - Junior To Mid- technology; liason betweekn CRM applications are
seeking a well-credentialed,
employment litigation, non- Our international law firm the legal staff an the IT staff required. Must have a
competes) in Illinois state and client is seeking two well-cre-
full-time employee benefits Level and will provide a blend of
associate who has 1-3 years Bachelor's degree in
federal court. Any experience dentialed attorneys with 1-3 services from both the legal Marketing or related area.
of general ERISA experience. The Chicago office of our
in IP litigation (e.g., trade- years of corporate transac- and the technical areas; pro- Salary up to $60K with com-
Any experience dealing with national law firm client is
mark and patent infringement tional experience to join their vide technical support for prehensive benefits.
employee benefits restructur- seeking a well-credentialed
or prosecution) real estate lit- growing Fund Formation Summation iBlaze, Apply for Job #3246
ing, Title IV and compliance commercial litigation associ-
igation (e.g., foreclosures, group and focus their prac- TrialDirector, CaseMap,
with ERISA fiduciary require- ate with ideally 2-4 years of
loans) or creditors’ rights and tice exclusively on private TimeMap, NoteMap, LAW
ments would be a plus. This
bankruptcy is a big plus. The equity fund formation trans- practice group counsels
experience preferably gained PreDiscovery v5.0 or higher Office Manager
ideal candidate will have actions. Any experience in at either a large law firm or lit- and iPro 8.6 Suite. An
employers, plan administra- igation boutique.The ideal
been on the Law Review or a the formation, structuring and indepth understanding of the
tors, trustees, investment candidate will have either Small, collegial loop law firm
Law Journal in law school or management of private equi- enitre litigation support
advisors and plan fiduciaries class action or consumer is seeking a new office man-
have clerked. No portable ty funds is ideal, but not process is required. Must be
in transactional, post-trans- finance experience. Any ager. You will be responsible
business is required, but any required. This is a great available through telephone
actional and restructuring experience representing for all personnel issues, A/R,
would be a plus. This is an opportunity to be part of a and/or wireless connectivity,
settings regarding their fiduci- banks, insurance carriers and A/P, benefits administration,
extremely collegial, quality- sophisticated practice at a providing 24/7 support when
ary duties and liabilities. This lenders in these types of IT, accounting, office servic-
of-life firm with realistic target very profitable AmLaw 100 required. Salary commensu-
is an opportunity to join a maters is a plus.The expect- es, etc. Salary up to the low
billables of 1,800-1,900, firm. reate with experience. Salary
practice group that is highly ed annual billables are 1,950 to mid $60's with complete
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regarded within the firm and and this associate will be part benefits.
ables. Apply for Job #3220
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Illinois Paralegal Association


SIMPLE WORDS court has preferences for tion. Or beginning the refining writing skills. Both subject perhaps this article elucidating your thoughts
the document. The feder- document with back- are handy when at a loss should be shorter than — please have fun when
BY: Caren Mansfield, a al courts are very specific ground information and for an appropriate term or usual. You’ve got the you write!
member of the Illinois about what information is leading up to the point to check for correct termi- point, right. Avoid being For questions or com-
Paralegal Association to be included in briefs, may be preferred. Will nology (you know, princi- wordy. Stop using more ments about the Illinois
how it should be organized your document be persua- p a l / p r i n c i p l e , words when less is better. Paralegal Association con-
The undersigned, the and the page length. sive or informative? insure/ensure, affect/effect, Get rid of herewith, hence- tact Yvonne Olsson, IPA
fabulous writer of this Organizing the document What books are handy? etc.). What else? Attend a force, hereafter, aforemen- Executive Director, at 815-
instrument, henceforth and
with your important ideas Roget’s Thesaurus and a writing class. Read to dis- tioned, hereinafter. You 462-4620, visit www.ipaon-
herewith, and pursuant to
in the beginning and end- pocket dictionary. A para- cover what works for other get my drift. I would ask line.org or contact Caren
our agreement on the occa-
sion of the recent date cer- ing on a strong note may legal may wish to invest in writers. that one should have a Mansfield at cmbaker-
tain replies to your respect- be effective communica- similar books to assist in So in keeping with the multitude of frivolity when law@aol.com.
ful request and prayer for
information. This means - I
agreed to write. One of the
problems, I mean long- I L L I N O I S PA R A L EG A L A SSO C I A TI O N
standing traditions in the
Post Office Box 452 z New Lenox IL 60451-0452 z 815/462-4620 z Fax 815/462-4696
legal field, has been the use
of language that may seem 2011 MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
formal, verbose, stilted,
† REGULAR membership is open to any person who is: (1) an Illinois resident employed as a paralegal on a full-time basis in the State of Illinois; or (2) a
inflated or simply not non-Illinois resident employed as a paralegal on a full-time basis in the State of Illinois; or (3) an Illinois resident employed as a paralegal on a full-time basis in
understandable. A parale- any State contiguous to Illinois. Regular Membership is $65.00
gal can learn to remain pro- † STUDENT membership is open to (1) any Illinois resident who is enrolled in a formal course of paralegal study from an accredited institution in pursuit of a
fessional and retain formal- certificate or degree and is not working as a paralegal; or (2) to any non-Illinois resident residing in a state contiguous to Illinois, and who is also enrolled in a
ity while creating docu- formal course of paralegal study from an accredited institution in Illinois in pursuit of a certificate or degree and is not working as a paralegal. Student
ments that are clear, con- Membership is $40.00 (Please list name of School)_____________________________________________________________________________________
cise and informative. † ASSOCIATE membership is open to (1) any person employed as a paralegal on a part-time basis in the State of Illinois; or (2) any person formerly
The trend in the legal employed as a paralegal; or (3) any graduate of a formal course of paralegal study from an accredited institution who is seeking a paralegal position. Associate
profession over the past Membership is $55.00
several years has been to † SUSTAINING membership is open to any person, law firm, business, educational institution or other organization interested in furthering the purposes of
simplify terminology, to the Association. Sustaining Membership is $95.00
avoid using legal jargon
Definition: A paralegal is a person qualified through education, training, or work experience to perform substantive legal work that requires knowledge of legal concepts and that
when more simple terms is customarily, but not exclusively, performed by an attorney. This person is retained/employed by an attorney, law office, governmental agency, or other entity under the
will suffice and even use supervisory authority of an attorney; or is authorized by governmental administrative agency or statutory or court authority to perform this work.
plain language. The courts
First Name ____________________________________________ Middle Initial _______________ Last _________________________________________________
ask for clear and concise
language in pleadings. The Employer (if applicable) __________________________________________________ Home Address ____________________________________________________
use of words containing
several syllables does not Work Street Address ____________________________________________________ Home City, State, Zip ______________________________________________
necessarily mean that you
are getting your point Work City, State, Zip ____________________________________________________ Home Telephone # ________________________________________________
across. Part of developing
a career as a paralegal is Work Telephone # ______________________________________________________ E-mail Address __________________________________________
creating or defining your Beginning March 1, 2011, all IPA publications will only be distributed via
writing style. Part of defin- † New member † Renewal email and can also be read online. Please make sure that the IPA office
ing your writing style may has your correct email address.
† I have at least five years of paralegal experience.
be adapting to the writing ADDRESS INFORMATION
style of the lawyers who † The board of directors occasionally approves the release of IPA’s Business Residence
employ you. Every writer mailing list to outside vendors. NFPA also releases the mailing list to For online membership listing † †
has quirks or terms, phras- outside vendors. Please indicate if you would like your name withheld
(If you wish to be listed online, at least ONE box must be checked)
es or words that are used from such distributions.
frequently. Those certain,
favorite terms may appear AREAS OF PRACTICE SPECIALIZATION (check applicable areas)
frequently in documents to † Bankruptcy † Estates and Trusts † Immigration † Litigation † Workers Comp
† Commercial Finance † Family † Information Technology † Medical Malpractice † Other ____________________
lead the reader along.
† Corporate † Freelance † Insurance † Real Estate † Other ____________________
When reading documents † Employee Benefits † General † Intellectual Property † Securities † Other ____________________
do those terms overwhelm † Environmental † Health † Labor/Employment † Tax † Other ____________________
you? Part of developing a
writing style is to identify
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION OF HOME ADDRESS
when such terms are over-
† Chicago † Northwest Suburban † South Suburban † Central Illinois † Wisconsin
used. Does your favorite
† North Suburban † West Suburban † Far South Suburban † Southern Illinois † Indiana
attorney use the term “irre-
gardless” or other such I hereby certify that I meet the criteria of the membership class and the definition of a paralegal. I affirm that I am not a disbarred or suspended attorney, and
terms. No, irregardless that I have not been found to have engaged in the unauthorized practice of law. Further, I understand that once approved as a member of IPA, I am subject to
(and others like it) is not a all of the provisions contained in the IPA’s Illinois Code of Paralegal Ethics.
word and it will be your
responsibility to gently Signature _____________________________________________________________ Date ___________________________________________________________
wean him or her from
Dues are assessed on a calendar year basis. Membership of those joining after November 1 shall extend through the end of the next calendar year. IPA is a 501(c)(6)
using words that will simply tax-exempt organization. Contributions or gifts to IPA are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. Dues payments may be deductible
make opposing counsel or as a business expense. Illinois Paralegal Association members are also members of NFPA; a portion of your dues is forwarded to NFPA on your behalf.
a judge scratch their head
in wonder at the ingenuity Mail a check or money order to the Post Office box. Or, for credit card payment, complete portion below and, fax your application to 815/462-4696.
of the word. † Visa † MasterCard † Discover † American Express
A paralegal should con-
Name on Card ______________________________________________________________ Signature __________________________________________________________________
sider who the reader of the
document will be. Will Card Number __________________________________________________________________________ Expiration _____________________ Security Code ___________________
your document be read by Billing Address_____________________________________________ Billing City_______________________________ Billing State___________ Billing Zip __________________
a client, your employer, the
court, a vendor, etc.
Another consideration is
REFERRED BY: __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
the organization of the
document. When drafting
documents for the court,
please review the local
rules to determine if the
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Paralegals 1100 Office Space 1500 Office Space 1500


Positions Available 1110 For Rent 1510 For Rent 1510

Paralegal Worker’s OFFICE FOR RENT Sublease


Compensation Spacious corner office with Class A law firm sublease
excellent view one block from through 3/31/13 at 120 N.
Large, prominent loop located Daley Center. Telephone sys- LASALLE. 6000-13,412 sf. 28
law firm has an immediate tem, receptionist, and high- offices, 2 conference rooms, 13
opening for a full time Parale- speed internet access includ- workstations. Furniture
gal (Spanish speaking is a ed. Secretarial station and/or included. Lake views.$25 psf
plus). associate office also available. gross. Contact David Gelfand
Possible business relationship 312-612-5917.
Paralegal certificate or work- with high-quality small firm
ing towards one and some handling business and real
experience in a law office is estate litigation and transac-
beneficial. Candidates must tions. Ideal for older sole prac- Three First National
be organized, possess excellent
phone skills and be PC Liter- titioner. Call Joel at 312-236- Plaza
8400.
ate. Responsibilities include
but are not limited to: screen- Stunning 50th floor high rise
ing client calls, determination office share in downtown
of potential cases, follow-up Lake View Office Chicago Class A building,
and documentation in comput- across from Courthouse. 4 fully
er system, preparing docu- AV rated law firm has partner- furnished exterior and 2 1/2
ments for court filing, and size office with dramatic lake interior offices with spectacu-
assisting attorneys with daily view available for lease or, lar views ranging from $900 to
case management. preferably, “of counsel” $2,500 and approximately 120
arrangement, in well-appoint- sq. ft. to 340 sq. ft. Reception
We offer an excellent salary ed 26th floor suite. All ameni- area, kitchen, 2 large confer-
and benefits package. ties and services available. ence rooms with sweeping
Mutual referrals. A great views, fax, copy machines.
Please fax resume to the Office opportunity for a sole practi- Call Cortney at (312) 558-6444.
Manager (312) 464-1212 or e- tioner who wants firm advan-
mail fperrone@gwclaw.com tages. Please e-mail
SCC@grmlawfirm.com 35 E. Wacker
River View office in shared
suite with 11 other congenial
attorneys. Rent includes recep-
Help Wanted General 1300 tionist (light secretarial sup-
port) clerk/messenger, large
Positions Available 1310 conference room, kitchen,
extensive storage, coffee, and
reasonable copying. New
phone, voicemail, T-1 Internet
services for small fee. Option-
Marketing Coordinator al secretarial space. 312-546-
5142.
This individual will work directly for the firm’s Managing Mem-
bers, the firm’s Marketing Committee and with the Chief Operat-
ing Officer and other firm employees, as well as with our suppli-
ers.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 1-year experi-


ence in the marketing department of a professional services firm.
Law firm experience preferred. Qualifications needed are excel-
lent written and verbal communication skills, organized, detail
oriented, professional demeanor, the ability to multitask and inter-
face with senior members of the firm, and experience with
Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Photoshop, and/or
other marketing software. A Bachelors degree in business admin-
istration, marketing or advertising required.

Responsibilities will include tracking and updating marketing


budget; coordinating and distributing the firm’s newsletter and
announcements; responding to Requests for Proposals and other
marketing initiatives; drafting marketing correspondence; inter-
facing with firm attorneys and external vendors, updating and
editing the firm’s website; compiling information and preparing
responses to legal media surveys; preparing marketing materials
for client outreach; assisting with coordination of ad development
and placement; copy/edit projects, branding activities; coordina-
tion of firm events; and miscellaneous related administrative
duties.
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