Associate Attorney (Peoria, Illinois)
Knight Nicastro MacKay, LLC, a litigation firm with a growing national presence, is seeking an associate with 2-5 years of litigation experience to join the growing practice in our Peoria, Illinois office. This is an excellent opportunity for a driven, diligent, and talented attorney to join a firm of litigators handling complex cases at the state and federal levels.
The ideal candidate would have experience with casualty defense litigation with experience managing cases from beginning to end. Preference will be given to candidates with civil litigation experience and strong writing skills. We would also consider a high-performing recent law school graduate who has no litigation experience, but good oral and writing skills and a candid desire to pursue a career as a leader in this field. Overall, we are looking for a qualified candidate who is willing to make a long-term commitment to our trial practice.
Some travel is required, and all qualified candidates must be licensed to practice in Illinois.
Diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Our firm offers competitive compensation and an opportunity to advance within the firm. Our comprehensive benefits package includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability, and matching 401(k) participation. Attorneys are also provided with a CLE budget and a marketing budget.