Walker Wilcox is searching for an experienced legal assistant with at least 3 years of civil litigation skills for its Chicago office. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. This position is available immediately. The candidate must have extensive civil litigation skills, be proficient with electronic filings in state and federal courts, particularly for Cook and surrounding counties, experience with litigation management software (Worldox is a plus), Microsoft Office 365, Excel spreadsheets, and e-billing. The candidate will work on several litigation matters so must be highly organized, manage and maintain documents in paper or electronically, effectively communicate with courts, witnesses and clients, have proven time management skills and be able to work well under deadlines for a group of attorneys. The position also will involve administrative and clerical tasks including file openings, scheduling travel, preparing expense reports, coordinating meetings and conferences and otherwise contributing to an efficient and pleasant work environment. If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to Martha McDonough at MMcDonough@walkerwilcox.com or call (312) 244-6707 with questions.