Attorney at Law
Botto Gilbert Lancaster PC
Crystal Lake, IL US
Posted ago
Botto Gilbert Lancaster PC
Our law firm is looking for an attorney who is ready to represent our existing client base. The ideal candidate will work closely with the firm’s clients, administrative staff, and senior partners. If you have the ability to handle a diverse caseload, have stellar research and writing skills, can communicate effectively, and use today’s technology well, please start your application today!
Responsibilities
  • Complete legal research and prepare motions, pleadings, and briefs
  • Analyze client needs, identify solutions, and determine case strategies
  • Preside over paralegals, administrative assistants in connection with keeping track of time records, reviewing client billing, setting up client meetings and completing client projects
  • Argue motions in court on behalf of clients during legal proceedings
  • Prepare various legal documents, such as motions, pleadings, briefs, and correspondence

  • Analyze client needs, identify solutions, and determine case strategies
  • Draft pleadings, prepare for and attend court status and hearings
  • Advise clients and negotiate on their behalf
  • Communicate with staff and clients to ensure cases are handled efficiently

Qualifications
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience working in a law firm environment
  • Required Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school; representation of clients for at least 2 years a plus
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs is needed
  • Candidates must currently be a member of their local bar association - active member preferred
  • Public speaking, decision-making, communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills are necessary for this role

  • Must be a member of and in good standing with the Illinois Bar
  • Must possess a confident and engaging manner with clients
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Stable work experience with verifiable references
  • Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus

Compensation
$65,000+ (DOE)
About Botto Gilbert Lancaster PC

Botto Gilbert Lancaster PC is a general practice law firm in McHenry County. Our legal team includes a diverse group of attorneys skilled in handling a wide range of legal matters.

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