Hire Counsel, one of the nation's premier legal staffing and review management companies, is seeking a Legal Recruiter for our Chicago, Illinois office to service clients throughout the Midwest and Texas. As a recruiter you will identify, recruit and successfully place attorneys and paralegals in temporary positions with major law firms and corporations.
Candidates should have a Juris Doctor and a minimum of 2 years prior legal experience or have prior recruiting experience in the Legal industry. This is an excellent opportunity for a practicing attorney or recruiter to transition into an exciting career that provides work/life balance and a competitive salary. Ideal candidates for this position are motivated, energetic, organized and articulate. Candidates must also have a professional and engaging manner. Additionally, the candidate must be available to travel throughout the Mid-West and Texas on a regular basis.
Hire Counsel is the largest privately held legal staffing and review management company with offices from coast to coast. We offer a congenial and supportive work atmosphere, a competitive salary and an industry leading benefits package. In addition, we offer a strong team-oriented environment with a professional, highly sophisticated support system and exceptional information resources.
- Must have a JD
- Must have at least 2 years' prior legal experience or have prior legal recruiting experience
- Must be available to travel throughout the Mid-West and Texas on an a regular and as needed basis
- Must have solid work ethic and excellent organizational skills
- Start Date: Immediate
- Schedule: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, and extra hours as needed
- Duration: permanent
- Pay Rate: base + commission
- Equity participation through Employee Stock Ownership Plan, provided meeting plan requirements
- Highly competitive hourly rates/compensation
- Direct Deposit
- Medical, Dental, Disability Insurance among others
- Holiday Pay
- Bonus Pay
About Hire Counsel
Hire Counsel is proud to be a 100% employee owned company through the HCMC Legal, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). This unique corporate structure allows for equity participation by our temporary employees through the ESOP, provided they meet the Plan requirements. As a qualifying employee, you will become part of a growing family of legal contract professionals participating in a precedent setting employee benefit.
The ESOP benefit is in addition to our generous benefits packages including medical, dental and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, as well as holiday and bonus pay.
At Hire Counsel we take great pride in the professional, courteous and congenial manner in which we work with all of our employees. We recognize our success is due to the efforts of our talented pool of hardworking temporary employees.
Hire Counsel is a national legal staffing organization dedicated to providing our clients with the finest candidates available. We keep this promise by offering our candidates an industry-leading benefits package and by hiring smart, experienced staff, all of whom are attorneys and paralegals committed to responsive, active service.
All resumes are held in strict confidence. We NEVER forward your resume anywhere without obtaining your authorization first.
How To Apply
Please use the apply online feature or send your resume via email as a MSWord attachment to: Willa4@hirecounsel.com