Drake, Narup & Mead, PC, is looking for a new lawyer, or one with up to two-years of experience, who has passed the bar exam and has been or will soon be licensed to practice law. This law firm is the premiere civil defense litigation boutique in Springfield, Illinois, representing insureds of some the world’s largest insurers, in both commercial and personal lines, as well as in the defense of medical and legal professionals. We also represent insurers directly in subrogation and coverage matters. We also accept plaintiff’s personal injury cases.
In this job, you will begin by working with our subrogation unit, appearing frequently in court. We will bring you along to handle litigated matters independently. You will assist with legal research supporting summary judgment and other motions, and other duties as assigned.
Travel throughout central and southern Illinois and dependable transportation is required. A candidate for this position should also possess a law degree from an accredited law school, an Illinois law license or pending, excellent communication skills, effective use of computer systems, including Lexis-Nexis and be detail oriented.
This job brings tremendous opportunity for growth in a small, friendly law firm that works within a collegial bar. If you are interested, send your resume, cover letter, writing sample and law school transcript.