Shannon Law Group, P.C. is a plaintiff’s trial law firm located in the western suburbs of Chicago. We’re looking for a hardworking and skilled paralegal / legal assistant to join our team. We try cases and, therefore, prepare each case file as though we will be trying it in front of a jury.
The ideal candidate will possess excellent written and oral communication skills (telephone/email); have exceptional legal researching and writing abilities; possess phenomenal people skills; and have a drive to complete tasks. They must also be proficient in all Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).
To be successful here, you need to possess high ethical standards and the ability to work with grace and a sense of humor, while also handling a high volume of work in a sometimes demanding environment. You must possess the desire and ability to thrive in a team-based environment.
In this position, you will be responsible for the following tasks and more:
Job Type: Full-time (vacation time, health insurance, and other benefits will be available after a 3-month period)
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Preferred Experience: 3 – 5 years as a paralegal / legal assistant in a litigation environment
To apply, please follow the steps below:
Our email address is [email protected]. The only thing you need to send to this email address is your contact information and a note telling us when we can expect to receive your mailed package.
Please MAIL a cover letter, resume, three references, and whatever materials you think would be a reflection on why you would be great for this job to us at the following address:
Paralegal / Legal Assistant Position
**Please do not email or fax your resume or writing materials.**
Thank you for your interest in this position. We look forward to your application!