Description:John Buchmiller and Associates is looking to add an attorney to help with our growing family law case load. We are looking for a hard-working team player who wants to take ownership of a clients' cases. This includes regular communication with clients and opposing counsel, drafting of pleadings and motions, taking depositions, supervising aspects of discovery for assigned cases, and the ability to take matters to hearing.
We greatly value our attorneys' growth, both in the law and as a professional. We want our attorneys to be independent and empowered to run their own case load. This means flexible work hours, work from home options, the ability to retain your own clients, etc., while maintaining a collegial work environment.
We are very interested in candidates who are business minded and looking to take on operational roles in addition to handling cases. The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of experience in family law or has demonstrated strong equivalent experience. Being a quick learner, organized, and self-sufficient are also important traits. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. There will be opportunities for merit bonuses in addition to salary based upon performance and ability to retain your own clients.
Must be a member of the Illinois Bar and have experience working with directly with clients.