Fast paced Law Firm’s Managing Attorney is seeking an experienced associate to add to our three attorney (total 6 employee) law firm. Our office in on the North Side of Chicago within walking distance from the Brown Line. We have a very personable and fun atmosphere despite the demanding environment we operate in. Our law firm handles Complex Immigration and Deportation Defense, so we are primarily a litigation firm with immovable deadlines. We work very hard to make sure our clients are handled professionally and with integrity. Due to the nature of our practice, every day is different from the previous day and presents its own exciting challenges. We have a lot of fun working in our fast-paced environment and we are looking for someone to complement our team who will embrace this type of work environment. You will be interacting with clients, staff and courts on a daily basis. You will need to handle a variety of client personalities with ease. Being organized is the key to keeping up in this job. Please apply with an updated resume, a writing sample and your salary expectations.
Organizational skills, excellent writing skills and people skills are key. Being able to adapt to a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment and rapidly evolving situations are essential. An optimistic and can-do attitude is necessary. Though not required, we appreciate any foreign language proficiency you may have so tell us about it in your resume.