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LEGAL EMPLOYMENT Up-to-Date Listings of Jobs in the Legal Profession WEEKLY®


Volume 13, No. 9 A Special Supplement to the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin Week of Feb. 28-Mar. 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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Paralegal
Patent Attorney
Large, prominent loop located law firm has an
immediate opening for an entry-level full time
Intellectual Property firm seeks registered paralegal. LITIGATION SECRETARY
attorneys for associate positions. Candidates
must have solid technical backgrounds in Paralegal certificate and some experience in a Small well-established law firm has an immediate
engineering and the sciences, with strong legal law office required. Must be organized, possess opening for a litigation secretary with five plus
skills. The firm offers compensation excellent phone skills and be PC literate. years experience. Must be organized and a
commensurate with demonstrated ability, Responsibilities include; screening client calls, confident self-starter, have excellent skills in both
Litigation experience a plus. Legal experience obtaining medical records and police reports, Microsoft Office Suites and Word Perfect and
from three to five years required. Please send follow up and documentation in computer knowledge of court procedures and e filing
resume in confidence to: system. experience. Salary is commensurate with
experience and the firm offers an excellent
Hiring Coordinator Spanish speaking preferred. We offer a benefit package including 401K. Email resume
Olson & Cepuritis, Ltd. competitive salary and benefits package. to: lawgroup2001-office@yahoo.com
20 N. Wacker Dr., 36th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606 Please fax resume to the Office Manager
firm@olsonip.com (312) 464-1212
or e-mail fperrone@gwclaw.com

ASSOCIATE Associate Healthcare LINDER Litigation Paralegal Legal Secretary Legal Secretary
ATTORNEY Litigation Attorney
LEGAL An immediate opening avail- Corporate litigation firm has
an immediate opening to assist
Immediate opening available
for an experienced litigation
able for an experienced trial
STAFFING
Mid-sized litigation defense Growing mid-sized Loop firm several busy attorneys in an secretary with excellent typing
firm seeks a 3-5 year, Illinois seeks litigation assoc. with 4-7 litigation paralegal with 3+
years trial experience. The AV rated firm. The successful and administrative skills and
licensed, associate attorney years exp in civil litigation candidate will have 2+ years the ability to multi-task in a
specializing in civil litigation with emphasis on nursing successful candidate must be
Contract assignments and able to travel for trials and of corporate litigation with top fast-paced environment.
defense work. Strong writing home, med mal or a strong Word and Excel skills and a Knowledge of Word, Word Per-
and analytical skills required. medical background pre- direct-hire positions at law your trial experience must
highly professional demeanor. fect, document management
Qualified candidates may sub- ferred. Candidates should have have included sitting at coun-
firms and corporations. sel table. Experience with Some exposure to family law is software and Federal/State e-
mit their resume, references, good academic credentials,
transcripts and writing sample strong organizational skills Please email resume to reviewing medical records is a plus. Fast paced work with filings is a must. We offer com-
highly preferred. Trial exhibit heavy client contact requires petitive salary and benefits.
via email: and court and deposition expe- an organized, confident self-
rience. clinder@linderlegalstaffing.com soft ware and Summation
experience are a plus. You starter with excellent commu- Send resume to
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or mail: 415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654 munication skills. You must be
E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com proficient with Microsoft and firm offers a competitive 415 N. State St, Chicago, IL 60654
20 N. Wacker Drive,
Suite 1000, MEDICAL Office Suites and have strong benefit package.
resume to fmc420@aol.com
E-mail E-mail: BlindBox@LBPC.com
Chicago, IL 60606. PARALEGAL communication skills. 4 year
degree and/or an ABA
approved paralegal certifi-
Well established asbestos
cate. Salary is commensurate LEGAL
ATTORNEY insurance defense firm (Loop
with experience and firm SECRETARY
area) seeks medical paralegal
to do medical workups for trial offers a competitive benefit
Chicago office of national law package. E-mail resume to
firm with offices on the East preparation, coordinate with Law firm seeks a detail orient-
hospitals, experts, other law fmc420@aol.com ed individual with 3+ years
and West Coasts seeks attor-
experience in insurance
ney with 3-5 years of corporate
insolvency experience for a
firms in order to obtain and
review medical records and
Legal Secretary defense. Candidate must be
growing practice. Candidates reports. We offer a competitive extremely organized and able
Growing law firm with corpo- to multi-task. 90 wpm typing
•ASSOCIATE should have familiarity with salary, PTO and 401(k). PARALEGAL -PI rate and litigation practices required.
the major aspects of Chapter
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has an immediate opening for
an experienced floater legal
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with 3-5 years of experience. cessful candidate will work ing position include answering strong exposure to corporate
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years of experience in a nation- PARALEGAL tact, day-to-day file mainte-
tional research and writing
abilities and substantial trial al bankruptcy practice. nance and trial preparation.
ence is highly preferred. You
must be detail oriented and
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ence. Prior commercial litiga- resume, and writing sample. salary and benefit package. munication skills. You must be
opening for full time real
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chancery experience is
estate paralegal with at least 5
yrs to 7 yrs experience. Strong
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environment encourages ence and firm offers a compet-
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ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY ASSOCIATE ATTORNEYS Entrepreneurial Attorneys


The Chicago office of Dykema Gossett PLLC seeks an associate
with 3-6 years of transactional real estate experience. Position will
Mid-sized, Loop law firm seeking two associate attorneys with 3-6
years experience for our insurance coverage and subrogation
with 5-15 Years Experience
focus on a lending practice. Duties will involve acquisitions, dispo- practices. Civil litigation experience is required. Insurance cov- Howard and Howard Attorneys PLLC, a leading Midwest business
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to: ness and have a culture based on successful business principles.
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Professional Personnel Coordinator Debtor/Creditor Rights attorney al excellence exhibited by our attorneys and their ability to work
Dykema Gossett PLLC well together. Creativity, collaboration and accomplishment are
10 South Wacker Drive, Suite 2300 A large well known law firm with an office in Chicago is currently fostered consistently. This mindset sets us apart and is the reason
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City of Chicago residency required within 6 months of employ- ATTORNEY
ment. It is the policy of the Board of Education of the City of Chica- We are an equal opportunity employer.
go not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, gender iden-
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orientation. Please submit resume, recent writing sample and ney with minimum 1 years experience in workers 'compensation
three references no later than March 11, 2011. Petitioner matters. Opportunity for rapid professional develop-
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please send your resume via email to: Family Law
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Well-respected Firm is accepting resumes from accomplished
Chicago Board of Education associates with a demonstrated belief in the importance of helping
Law Department clients make a significant difference in their lives. You will be chal-
125 S. Clark, Suite 700 lenged by the diverse and demanding cases at the Firm but you
Chicago, Illinois 60603 will enjoy an excellent salary and benefits package at a Firm
where your career can thrive. For immediate consideration please
Director of Major Gifts – College of Law submit your resume to chicagolooplawfirm@gmail.com. All
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Chief Public Defender Kane County, 16th strategic thinking skills as well as the ability to work effectively
within a team environment.
Manager II, Procurement
Judicial Circuit Bachelor degree required; J.D. or other equivalent advanced
degree preferable. The Chicago Transit Authority has an immediate opening in its
Purchasing Department for an experienced attorney with 7+
This seasoned professional will help shape and grow the major years of experience in contracting and negations, excellent ana-
Duties gifts program according to best practices and manage a prospect lytical, written and communication skills. Manager II of Pro-
The duties of the public defender are established by statute, (55 pool with focus on developing strong relationships. curement manages and is responsible for all activities within
ILCS 5/3-4006). In addition to representing indigent defendants, the assigned areas of the Purchasing Department that procures the
Kane County Public Defender appoints and supervises a staff of Candidates will NOT be considered unless the above require- goods and services necessary for the daily operations of the CTA,
full and part time attorneys and support staff. Incumbent ments are met. the maintenance of its rolling stock and the physical plant and
establishes office policies, prepares departmental budgets, and design. In addition, oversees construction of CTA’s Capital proj-
performs related work as required. Incumbent also assigns, Responsibilities: ects.
directs, and evaluates the work of the legal staff in providing
competent legal services to the public within the rules of law and Northern Illinois University is conducting an ongoing search for The Chicago Transit Authority offers a competitive salary and
legal ethics. The incumbent must have the ability to establish and qualified professionals to join its Development Team and success- excellent benefits. For information on the position and to apply
maintain effective working relationships with employees, court ful fundraising program in an exciting state of emergence, growth on-line go to www.transitchicago.com. The Transit Chicago
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Association. activities relative to major gifts within the College of Law. Also,
the Director of Major Gifts—College of Law will assist the Director
Special Skills or Qualifications Required of Gift and Estate Planning and the Dean of the College of Law in
Applicants must be licensed to practice law in Illinois and have at the development and implementation of plans and efficient use of Senior Attorney
least five years experience in providing criminal legal services advancement support services specific to the College of Law, to
including felony trial work and experience in other areas of advance development of a portfolio of prospects and donors, and to
criminal law. Other qualifications should include proven effective advance individual prospect/donor strategies. Applications will be Federal Contract law and regulations, Intellectual Property
administrative skills; knowledge of modern principles and reviewed until an appointment is made, based on qualifications. Argonne National Laboratory
practices of criminal law, interviewing and counseling techniques, NIU is a comprehensive teaching and research institution with a Southwest suburban area near Burr Ridge, Illinois
ability to train and develop subordinate professionals in legal student enrollment of 24,000. Located near Chicago, in one of the
research and presentation methods, and the ability to anticipate most dynamic regions of the country, the university’s main cam- At Argonne, we are recognized for our excellence in connecting
and solve various types of problems. pus is in the City of DeKalb, with four additional regional sites. The basic research to innovative technology. Argonne is a leader in
university is composed of seven degree-granting colleges that addressing the nation's critical scientific and technological prob-
Salary and Benefits together offer 56 Baccalaureate programs, 56 Master’s programs, lems, attracting scientists and engineers from all over the world to
The salary is set by statute at not less than 90% of the 3 sixth-year programs, 17 Doctoral programs, and 1 professional open new possibilities for the future. Argonne is managed for the
compensation of the States Attorney. The starting salary for this program that includes Juris Doctor. Northern is a NCAA Division U.S. Department of Energy by UChicago Argonne, LLC.
position would be $149,850. The Benefits package is the same as I school, and the NIU Huskies compete in the Mid-American Con-
offered to all employees by Kane County. This position is full time ference. You will provide legal counsel and services to management and oth-
and therefore the incumbent cannot engage in the private practice ers on procurement, federal contract, intellectual property and a
of law. Salary will be highly competitive. variety of other legal matters including emergency management,
conflict of interest, liability and worker`s compensation insurance
To Apply: Application Process: and other matters as requested by General Counsel, such as;
All applicants must complete an application available either at the Send cover letter, résumé, and the names, addresses, and phone • Review Department of Energy (DOE) directives to assess legal
Office of the Chief Judge of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit, or the numbers of three professional references, relative to the position impact on the Laboratory
Office of the Presiding Judges of DeKalb or Kendall Counties. If for which you are applying. Mail to: NIU Foundation, Sandra J.
you so desire, you may request that an application be e-mailed to Little, Administrative Assistant, Gift and Estate Planning, North- • Oversee the process of reviewing and responding to subpoenas and
you by submitting your request to: ern Illinois University, Altgeld 132, DeKalb, IL 60115. Review of wage garnishments served upon the Laboratory. Assist the intellec-
ChiefJudgesOffice@co.kane.il.us . An application will be e-mailed applications will begin immediately and continue until the position tual property and labor and employment attorneys in handling legal
to you as soon as possible during working hours. If you so desire is filled. For more information about NIU, visit our website at issues.
one can be mailed to you, through the post office, although this www.niu.edu. Northern Illinois University is committed to affir-
office will not guarantee timely delivery. mative action, equal employment opportunity, and the diversity of We require:
its work force. • Comprehensive knowledge of federal contract law, federal acqui-
All applications must be on file with the Chief Judges Office no sition regulations and procurements in a government contractor
later than 4:30 p.m. on February 28, 2011. Applications must have Contact Name: Sandra J. Little setting.
an original signature as any applications submitted by e-mail or Phone: 815/753-1386
facsimile will not be accepted. Applications mailed prior to the E-mail: sjlittle@niu.edu • Knowledge in intellectual property, labor and employment, and
deadline but received after the deadline will also not be accepted. Fax: 815/753-0052 federal laws and regulations.
Individuals who applied for this position previously are not
required to reapply. • Skills in communicating legal issues to non-lawyers and skills in
legal draftsmanship. Comprehensive ability to recognize problems
If you desire you may mail your application to: and make sound legal judgments.
Chief Judges Office, Suite 400A • Considerable knowledge of the general and Illinois law and per-
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Illinois Paralegal Association


SNOW DAY! 8. If you have kids, just to de-stress from our house. It really is good for little tongue in cheek. I ion of the author and does
talk to them. We get so everyday lives than the you. You can’t help but hope you get the idea I am not necessarily reflect the
By: Caren Mansfield, a busy sometimes we forget unconditional love from smile and thank goodness after. Snow days can be views of the IPA.
member of the Illinois to just talk. Drag out the pets. no one really is watching. wonderful, beautiful ways For something more
Paralegal Association Monopoly game or Uno. 10. Dance. Turn on one 11. Take a nap. Nothing to relax without that feel- related to the paralegal
You know, pretend like it is of the Michael Jackson better on a snow day after ing of guilt. If necessary, profession check back next
Wow, the news today the olden days (prior to all specials, hit CMT, pick up all the activity is to get in yes you can work for home week. Call 815-462-4620
said that for the fourth year the technology). one of the satellite music another nap. You will be but don’t miss the beauty or visit the IPA website at
in a row and not since 9. If you have a dog or channels or pick up your refreshed for tomorrow of the day. www.ipaonline.org.
records began more than a cat, spend time with the iPod. Get the kids to join when you return to work. Please remember that Contact Caren Mansfield
hundred years ago, creature. Nothing is better in. Dance around the Okay, so take my list a all of the above is the opin- at cmbakerlaw@aol.com
Chicago has received more
than 50 inches of snow.
Downstate we are just not
quite so lucky. Still we
have received our share of
weather this winter includ-
ing a tornado, thunder I L L I N O I S PA R A L EG A L A SSO C I A TI O N
snow and freezing rain. Post Office Box 452 z New Lenox IL 60451-0452 z 815/462-4620 z Fax 815/462-4696
With the advent of the
snow comes SNOW
2011 MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
DAYS! I am just like the † 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
kids in school. I love snow 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
days. When you live in the any State contiguous to Illinois. Regular Membership is $65.00
country like I do even a lit- †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
tle bit of snow on a windy 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
day can keep you off the 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
roads. So even though I Membership is $40.00 (Please list name of School)_____________________________________________________________________________________
love my paralegal assign- † 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
ments, a snow day is a day 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
to decompress. A snow Membership is $55.00
day is “a whatever I want to † SUSTAINING membership is open to any person, law firm, business, educational institution or other organization interested in furthering the purposes of
do day”. A snow day is also the Association. Sustaining Membership is $95.00
a guilt free day. Really. 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
Advisories tell everyone to 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
stay off the road and be supervisory authority of an attorney; or is authorized by governmental administrative agency or statutory or court authority to perform this work.
safe. If you live in the city,
First Name ____________________________________________ Middle Initial _______________ Last _________________________________________________
those sidewalks won’t be
cleared and you can risk
Employer (if applicable) __________________________________________________ Home Address ____________________________________________________
falling and hurting your-
self. So having just had a Work Street Address ____________________________________________________ Home City, State, Zip ______________________________________________
snow day (without power)
from the Blizzard of 2011, I Work City, State, Zip ____________________________________________________ Home Telephone # ________________________________________________
want you to consider what
to do when you have a Work Telephone # ______________________________________________________ E-mail Address __________________________________________
snow day. Beginning March 1, 2011, all IPA publications will only be distributed via
Here’s my list for snow † New member † Renewal email and can also be read online. Please make sure that the IPA office
days: has your correct email address.
1. Take a nap. Sure, you † I have at least five years of paralegal experience.
ADDRESS INFORMATION
just got up in case you had
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to go to work, now you mailing list to outside vendors. NFPA also releases the mailing list to
don’t have to go so, take a For online membership listing † †
outside vendors. Please indicate if you would like your name withheld
nap; (If you wish to be listed online, at least ONE box must be checked)
from such distributions.
2. Read a book. You are
not going any place. Pick a AREAS OF PRACTICE SPECIALIZATION (check applicable areas)
book and read for a while; † Bankruptcy † Estates and Trusts † Immigration † Litigation † Workers Comp
3. Go outside. It’s really † Commercial Finance † Family † Information Technology † Medical Malpractice † Other ____________________
nice to go outside and † Corporate † Freelance † Insurance † Real Estate † Other ____________________
enjoy the snow when you † Employee Benefits † General † Intellectual Property † Securities † Other ____________________
don’t have to do anything † Environmental † Health † Labor/Employment † Tax † Other ____________________
else. You can shovel the
sidewalk if you want but
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION OF HOME ADDRESS
don’t overdo it. Or, you can
† Chicago † Northwest Suburban † South Suburban † Central Illinois † Wisconsin
be really community mind- † North Suburban † West Suburban † Far South Suburban † Southern Illinois † Indiana
ed and shovel someone
else’s sidewalk. 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
Remember, the goal of a 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
snow day is to have fun; all of the provisions contained in the IPA’s Illinois Code of Paralegal Ethics.
4. When you come in
from making the snowman, Signature _____________________________________________________________ Date ___________________________________________________________
having a snowball fight or
making snow angels, it’s 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)
time for hot chocolate. tax-exempt organization. Contributions or gifts to IPA are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. Dues payments may be deductible
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.
5. Watch something you
would not ordinarily watch
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.
on TV. Or, more impor-
tant, don’t watch any TV. † Visa † MasterCard † Discover † American Express
Start a project. Name on Card ______________________________________________________________ Signature __________________________________________________________________
6. Start a fire (in the Card Number __________________________________________________________________________ Expiration _____________________ Security Code ___________________
fireplace if you have one).
If you don’t have a fire- Billing Address_____________________________________________ Billing City_______________________________ Billing State___________ Billing Zip __________________
place, don’t start a fire!
7. If completing tasks
makes you happy, balance REFERRED BY: __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
your checkbook, do the
laundry, run the vacuum
cleaner, you get the pic-
ture.
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Kathy Stratton tages. Please e-mail
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Senior Commercial Paralegal Phone: 312-253-4012
SCC@grmlawfirm.com
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Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company is a recognized leader in confections MATRIMONIAL LAW LEGAL SECRETARY- kstratton@firstassoc.com
with a wide range of product offerings including gum, mints, hard LAKE FOREST, IL
and chewy candies, lollipops, and chocolate. The company has OFFICE FOR RENT
operations in more than 40 countries and distributes its world- Our downtown Lake Forest law firm is seeking an experienced
famous brands in more than 180 countries. Three of these brands - legal secretary to work as administrative assistant to a very busy Spacious corner office with
Juicy Fruit®, Wrigley's Spearmint®, and Altoids® - have heritages partner and associate in a high profile matrimonial and family law excellent view one block from
stretching back more than a century. Other well-loved brands practice. You can expect a heavy case load and a very busy desk. Office Space 1500 Daley Center. Telephone sys-
include Orbit®, Extra®, Starburst®, Doublemint®, Skittles®, This position requires solid experience in civil litigation, domestic tem, receptionist, and high-
Freedent®, Airwaves®, Life Savers®, Eclipse®, and relations preferred, a thorough knowledge of the Lake County For Rent 1510 speed internet access includ-
Winterfresh®. Wrigley is headquartered in Chicago, Ill., and court forms and procedures, top skills and references. To keep ed. Secretarial station and/or
operates as a subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated, a private, family- pace with this interesting assignment, you will need to be organ- associate office also available.
owned company founded in 1911. ized and proactive, able to manage your desk without supervision, Possible business relationship
and have the ability to multi-task and work independently. Excel- with high-quality small firm
The Senior Commercial Paralegal will report to the Senior Counsel lent interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this 161 N. Clark, 25th handling business and real
for the North American business but will support the entire North estate litigation and transac-
American commercial legal team. Primary responsibilities
heavy client contact position. If you enjoy a fast pace, and respon-
sibility, please send your resume and cover letter in confidence.
Floor tions. Ideal for older sole prac-
include (1) reviewing and preparing comments on Full benefits; salary commensurate with experience and ability. titioner. Call Joel at 312-236-
straightforward commercial contracts (e.g., confidentiality Prime location spacious win- 8400.
New offices convenient to the downtown Lake Forest Metra sta- dow office with spectacular
agreements, vendor agreements, sales and distribution tion. Parking also available. Apply to:
agreements, sponsorship agreements, promotions agreements, views in this multi-tenant suite
talent agreements, research agreements, etc.) (2) reviewing on the 25th floor. Full-time
BERGER SCHATZ reception services, conference
packaging artwork and marketing/advertising materials (3) careers@bergerschatz.com
conducting basic legal research on advertising, sales, and other room, kitchen, copier and
commercial matters (4) conducting initial assessment of product phone service with voicemail Steps from Daley
2333 E. Illinois Road
claims (5) gathering and preparing documentation related to Suite 200
available. Call Joann at 312-
629-9200
Center
advertising substantiation (6) reviewing promotions and Lake Forest, IL 60045
sweepstakes rules and related materials (7) work with outside www.bergerschatz.com Loop Law firm office immedi-
counsel and other entities as needed on commercial projects (8) ately available. Steps from
performing administrative services as necessary to ensure the Daley Center, gorgeous shared
successful completion of the tasks identified above. reception and conference
rooms overlooking the river.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree is preferred, but not Your clients will be impressed.
necessary. Must have at least 7-10 years experience as a paralegal Three First National Competitive prices. Call
in-house or at a major law firm, and have experience in
advertising/marketing review and understanding of commercial
Plaza Maura @ 312 545 3995.
contracts. Prior experience in the food or consumer product Stunning 50th floor high rise
industry highly preferred. office share in downtown
Chicago Class A building,
The Wrigley Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). across from Courthouse. 4 fully
Qualified applicants are considered for employment without furnished exterior and 2 1/2 180 W. Washington
regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual interior offices with spectacu-
orientation, disability, or veteran status. If you need assistance or lar views ranging from $900 to 3 window offices with voice-
an accommodation during the application process because of a $2,500 and approximately 120 mail, internet, conference,
disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to sq. ft. to 340 sq. ft. Reception reception, kitchen, alarm, fax,
provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a area, kitchen, 2 large confer- storage, and copier included
result of such a request. ence rooms with sweeping from $675 to $850. Secretary
views, fax, copy machines. station available. Call Kathy at
If interested, please apply online at: Call Cortney at (312) 558-6444. 312-644-1000
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