Open Position: Associate Attorney Full-Time permanent position
Califf & Harper, P.C., an established regional firm headquartered in the Quad Cities, serving businesses and families in a range of practice areas, seeks to hire an Associate Attorney with a strong academic background and excellent writing skills. We are looking for candidates who are energetic, self-motivated, hardworking, and detail oriented.
Interested applicants please submit: Cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample (no more than 10 pages) on or before August 31, 2020, to the following by email: email@example.com, Karla C. Steele, Califf & Harper, P.C., 506 15th Street, Suite 600, Moline, Illinois 61265.
Required: J.D. with 0-3 years of experience in the practice of law; excellent oral and written communication skills; professional attitude and demeanor; desire to work in or relocate to the Quad Cities; strong dedication to and enthusiasm for the practice of law.
Preferred: Admission to practice law in the State of Illinois and/or Iowa is preferred but not required; transactional or litigation experience is desired but not required.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits include employer-matching 401(k); year-end performance bonus; 2 weeks’ paid vacation; contribution towards firm-sponsored health insurance plan; paid CLE and annual state bar fees (IL and IA); and an excellent opportunity to learn from and work with an experienced group of attorneys for valued clients. The firm will require the new associate to work on gaining admission to the bar in both Illinois and Iowa.
About Califf & Harper, P.C.
Califf & Harper, P.C. has been meeting the legal needs of its clients in the Quad Cities area in Illinois and Iowa for more than 148 years. The firm was founded in 1870 as Kenworthy & Beardsley in Rock Island, Illinois, and has been based and expanded at its present location in Moline, Illinois since 1918. The firm regularly represents a variety of public bodies, closely held corporations, businesses, families and financial institutions and acts as local counsel for various national corporations. Additionally, we frequently practice before the State and Federal Courts in Illinois and Iowa, the National Labor Relations Board, the Internal Revenue Service and other governmental agencies.