Paralegal Jobs in Chicago, Illinois
Our client, a large international law firm downtown is seeking a full-time litigation paralegal in Chicago. Qualified candidates will have a four-year degree, a paralegal certificate is preferred, and a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a commercial litigation paralegal in a law firm or corporate environment. Candidate must have strong communication skills, proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint an...
Beacon Hill Legal is looking for a commercial litigation paralegal for an opportunity at a Chicago law firm. This position will require candidates to assist with discovery and deposition preparation. Additionally, candidates will be asked to draft discovery requests, responses, subpoenas, notices, and pleadings. Research experience is a requirement. Experience with Relativity and Casemap or Case N...
Our corporate client located in the Northern Suburbs of Chicago is seeking a Contracts, Corporate & Litigation Paralegal with 5+ years of experience to join it's in-house legal department. Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor's Degree, Paralegal Certificate, and experience in the following: • Drafting and negotiating contracts, including confidentiality, consulting, distributor, sales representat...
Our corporate client located in the Northern Suburbs of Chicago is seeking an Ethics & Compliance Paralegal to join its in-house legal team. Ideal candidates will have 5+ years of experience developing, maintaining, providing training on, and ensuring compliance with ethics policies and procedures. Ideal candidates will also have experience overseeing the implementation of ethics and compliance pr...
Our law firm client located in Downtown Chicago is seeking a Patent Paralegal with 2+ years of patent prosecution experience, both foreign and domestic. Responsibilities include creating, revising and filing US application documents and corresponding with clients and foreign associates; preparing and handling Declarations, Powers of Attorney, Assignments, Formal Drawings, Information Disclosure St...
One of our national law firm clients with a small office located just outside of Downtown Chicago is seeking an experienced Paralegal who is knowledgeable in all phases of litigation - discovery, pleadings, motions, ECF e-filing systems, legal research, cite checking, Blue Booking, trial prep, etc. Ideal candidates must have 5+ years of law firm experience. Please email resumes to Chicago@specialc...
One of our top law firm clients located in Downtown Chicago is seeking a Paralegal with 7+ years of experience in trusts and estates, probate documents, tax returns, and estate and trust accountings. 4-year degree and/or Paralegal Certificate are preferred. Qualified candidates please email resume to *****...
One of our law firm clients located in Downtown Chicago is seeking an Immigration Paralegal with 2+ years of experience to handle the following duties: • Prepare a variety petitions (H-1B, H-3, TN, E, J-1, L-1 and O-1). • Assist with PERM applications. • Assist with applying for and obtaining work visas. • Assist with responses to applications, requests for evidence, interviews and compliance. • R...
Our law firm client located in Downtown Chicago is seeking a Business Immigration Paralegal with 4+ years of experience in non-immigrant and immigrant visa matters; preparing and filing petitions and applications, including all employment-related categories; PERM labor certification applications; EB-1, 2 and 3 petitions; adjustment applications, and visa and naturalization applications. Qualified...
One of our top law firm clients located in downtown Chicago is seeking a Paralegal with 5+ years of experience in preparing, organizing and maintaining U.S. and foreign trademark filings, performing trademark searches, and monitoring trademark infringement matters. Experience with a trademark management database and a Bachelor's Degree is required. Qualified candidates please email resume to Chica...
Dentons is a global firm driven to provide a competitive edge in an increasingly complex and interconnected marketplace. It was formed in March 2013 by the combination of international law firm Salans LLP, Canadian law firm Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP (FMC) and international law firm SNR Denton. Dentons is built on the solid foundations of these three highly valued law firms. Each built an outstand...
Company Confidential Chicago, IL, 60602
SPRING INTO A NEW JOB! Successful downtown Chicago Law Office isseeking candidates for: RECEPTION LEGAL SECRETARY PARALEGAL Beautiful office in convenient location.Friendly staff, nice salary and benefits package. Send confidential resume with references and salary history to: *****...
Position: Nurse Paralegal Firm: HeplerBroom LLC Location: Chicago, IL Description: HeplerBroom LLC is seeking a nurse paralegal to join the team. Responsibilities include: analyzing medical records, writing medical summaries and drafting other legal documents to be used by attorneys, organizing medical records, medical research, explaining medical practices, and identifying and evaluating experts....
Beacon Hill Legal is looking for an IP Patent Paralegal to join a reputable mid-size firm in the Loop! The IP Patent Paralegal will support several IP attorneys and will be responsible for creating and filing prosecution documents. This paralegal will provide outstanding service to clients and be responsible for reviewing and managing a docket. The ideal candidate will have experience in IP prosec...
Beacon Hill Legal is searching for a junior Litigation Paralegal to join strong commercial litigation practice at large, international firm! This role will support an existing team of paralegals and be given the opportunity to grow with a sophisticated litigation practice. Responsibilities include assisting general litigation practice attorneys with all phases of litigation. Candidates MUST have a...
Beacon Hill Legal is looking for an experienced IP Paralegal to join one of our dynamic Chicago clients. The client's IP group has extensive experience in all facets of IP practice, including counseling, clearance, licensing, prosecution, business transactions involving intellectual property, registration, enforcement and litigation. Submit your resume today! *Only qualified candidates will be con...
Position: Litigation Paralegal Firm: HeplerBroom LLC Location: Chicago, IL Description: HeplerBroom LLC is seeking a paralegal to join the toxic tort defense team in the downtown Chicago office. 2-5 years of experience and Microsoft Office skills are required. Contact: Please submit your cover letter and resume via email to *****, or mail to: HeplerBroom LLC Attn: Sharon Pickerill 13...
Our law firm client located in Downtown Chicago is seeking a junior level litigation paralegal with 4+ years of experience in all phases of litigation support including motion practice, discovery, legal cite checking, witness and trial preparation, and electronic document management. Ideal candidates will have experience in WestLaw, Lexis-Nexis, PACER, ECF Filing procedures, and litigation support...
Company Confidential Chicago, IL, 60603
We have a temporary opening in the Trusts & Estates group of an AmLaw 100 Law Firm for the 2014 tax season. SUMMARY: The Legal Assistant will assist with the administration of estate and trust accounts and the preparation of tax returns. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Bachelors Degree in Business, Accounting or Finance or equivalent tax preparation work experience Two to four years Trust and Estates admini...
This position serves as the Firm’s compliance administrator with primary responsibility over ensuring the company maintains its compliance with its internal policies and regulatory obligations. The individual will also perform general corporate paralegal work, which involves managing and maintaining the various investment entities of the firm. The position reports directly to the General Counsel &...
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$22,880.00 - $63,000.00
Typical Salary for Paralegal/Legal Assistant in Chicago
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Assists attorneys by performing legal research; preparing legal documents; providing support during litigation processes;
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Researches case law or case details, using computerized research systems.
Investigates the validity of documents such as wills or tax returns.
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