Posted June 17, 2024

The firm of Dorsey, Gray, Norment & Hunter in downtown Henderson, Kentucky is seeking a legal assistant.  Founded in 1878, our firm is one of the oldest law firms in Kentucky, and we stay very busy with a wide array of clients.  Our legal assistant position includes a variety of tasks including administration (scheduling depositions and meetings, maintaining client information, and updating files), communication (speaking with clients, witnesses, and court clerks), documentation (drafting, proofreading, and filing correspondence and pleadings), and litigation preparation (assisting attorneys at trial and mediation).  It is a full time position with competitive pay and a supportive, family-friendly work environment.  If you or anyone you know is interested in this position, please call us at (270) 826-3965 and ask for Davis Hunter.

Posted June 7, 2024

The Vanderburgh Superior Court is looking to fill a vacancy for an Administrative Assistant III in late June of 2024.

Administrative Assistant III serves as the assistant to the Vanderburgh Superior Court Administrator. Administrative Assistant III’s responsibilities are guided by policies, and the priorities are established by the Court Administrator.

Duties of this position include but are not limited to assisting the Court Administrator in the following: preparing weekly courtroom schedules and maintaining courtroom schedules on a daily basis; preparing annual judicial and magistrate rotation schedules and on-call lists; preparing weekly schedules for magistrates, senior judges and judges pro tempore to ensure courtroom coverage and obtaining additional judicial coverage during trials, judicial absences and other scheduling conflicts; reassigning conflict cases within the County and District; managing mental health commitment petitions and scheduling courtroom, video remote and on-site hearings at facilities; developing and administering the annual budget; maintaining ledgers and accounts of the Court; processing bills and vendor claims; maintaining inventory and ordering supplies; preparing bi-weekly payroll and reimbursements; maintaining personnel records in conjunction with the Auditor’s Office; collecting bi-weekly data and overseeing the Court’s compliance with the Federal Title IV-D program; scheduling and coordinating the Court’s Language Access Program (interpreters for language, vision and/or hearing challenges); communicating with the County Council and County Commissioners; answering inquiries and assisting in responses to public information requests; investigating questions and complaints and resolving any potential issues with Superior Court operations; and all other duties as assigned.

Candidates for this position must have strong written and verbal communication skills. Candidates must also have an understanding of budgeting and experience with accounting or bookkeeping. Candidates should be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and be motivated to learn Court procedures and systems. Candidates should be able to multi-task and work independently and efficiently in a fast-paced, professional work environment with varying deadlines and with a variety of individuals.

Candidates for Administrative Assistant III must have a High School Diploma or GED. Some college coursework is preferred.

Interested persons should submit a letter of introduction with a current resume.  Letters and resumes should be submitted to: Vanderburgh Superior Court, Attn: Leanne M. Garbers, Court Administrator at 825 Sycamore Street, Room 114, Evansville, Indiana 47708 or lmgarbers@vanderburghgov.org.

Resumes must be received no later than 4:00 PM Central Time on Tuesday, June 18th, 2024.

Posted June 7, 2024

The Vanderburgh County Public Defender Agency in Evansville, Indiana has an opening for a full-time attorney to handle felony cases filed in Circuit and Superior courts. Applicants must be licensed to practice law in Indiana.  Prior legal experience is preferred but not required.  This is an excellent opportunity for an attorney who has a desire to develop trial and negotiation skills in a fast-paced courtroom setting.  The Public Defender office has a staff of full-time and part-time attorneys with many years of experience, which allows for mentorship and collaboration.

The 2024 starting salary for full-time attorneys is $70,540, increasing to $76,339 after 6 months.  The 2024 salary for part-time attorneys is $47,000.  The compensation also includes a generous benefits package, including an excellent insurance plan, PERF contributions, and the ability to participate in the federal student loan forgiveness program.

Interested applicants should email a resume and cover letter to Christal Hampton at champton@vanderburghgov.org

Application deadline: Immediate openings and will remain open until position is filled.

Posted June 4, 2024

United States District Court, Southern District of Indiana, Evansville Division - Judicial Law Clerk to District Judge Matthew P. Brookman.  JSP 11-13 ($72,553 - $103,409) dependent on background and experience.  CLOSING DATE: Friday, July 5, 2024, or until filled.  For more information including the full description, minimum qualifications, and how to apply go here - HERE

Posted May 30, 2024

Tuley Law Office LLC is seeking applicants for a paralegal position.  The position involves working closely with attorneys and clients in the handling and development of personal injury cases.  Prior work as a paralegal in the area of personal injury law preferred.  Benefits include but not limited to the following: pay commensurate with experience and abilities, 401(k) with guaranteed employer contributions, 37.5 hr work week, approximately 15 paid holidays, and extensive paid time off allocated on January 1.  Inquiries and applications are kept strictly confidential.  Please send resumes to heath@tuleylaw.com.

Posted May 23, 2024

The Vanderburgh County Prosecutor’s Office is looking for a Deputy Prosecutor to join their team for a thrilling and rewarding career prosecuting criminals. The chosen candidate will work in collaboration with other Deputy Prosecutors, state and federal law enforcement agencies, and victim advocates to successfully resolve criminal cases in a variety of areas. The successful candidate must be honest, professional, hard-working, and have a passion for prosecution and trial work. Candidates must be licensed to practice law in the State of Indiana.

Salary is commensurate with experience. A new attorney begins at $76,339 (after the six-month probationary period) and the salary offered increases considerably based on years of experience. Vanderburgh County Deputy Prosecutors are assisted by support staff and enjoy a generous paid time off allowance, paid holidays, sick leave, and amazing medical benefits.

About the Office:  The Vanderburgh County Prosecutor’s Office is located in Evansville, Indiana which sits in close proximity to Nashville and Louisville; Indianapolis is a quick two-and-a-half-hour drive North on I-69.  Evansville, often described as a “little big town,” is the third largest city in Indiana and home to two universities, concert venues, many restaurants, annual festivals, and sits on the riverfront of the Ohio. The Office of the Vanderburgh County Prosecutor is home to a nationally recognized cybercrimes unit and was recently awarded a $700,000 grant to open a crime gun intelligence center. The successful candidate will be a part of an innovative and successful Prosecutor’s Office who is working to decrease crime in Vanderburgh County.

A resume, cover letter, and references should be sent to Chief Deputy Winston Lin (wlin@vanderburghgov.org) and Jay Newton (jnewton@vanderburghgov.org).

Posted February 22, 2024

DCS is currently hiring attorneys to represent the State in civil cases regarding child abuse and neglect. With offices in Evansville and surrounding counties, incumbent(s) would litigate CHINS and TPR cases and serve in an in-house counsel role to the Department. DCS prides ourselves on our valuable mission, remote work availability, fantastic benefits, robust work-life balance, and new competitive wages. Please email jillian.hanneken@dcs.in.gov for more information.

Posted February 21, 2024

The Law Offices of Randall K. Craig are looking for an experienced person to assist with receptionist and file maintenance duties as well as document drafting. Significant legal experience a must. Must have excellent clerical skills. Top salary and 401(k) offered for the right dedicated and experienced person. Send resumé to rkc@rkcraiglaw.com.

Posted January 26, 2024

The Law Offices of Steven K. Deig LLC has two openings for attorneys in the areas of trial and office practice. Compensation is commensurate with experience. The position includes a 401(k) with a 4% match, liberal paid time off policy, and a reasonable hourly work requirement. The firm offers a pleasant work environment, where collaboration among attorneys in welcomed. Contact Steve Deig at 812-477-5577 or steve@deiglaw.com.

Posted January 20, 2024

Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC is seeking a mid-level Associate with 2-5 years of experience to work in our business and real estate practice group in our Evansville, Indiana office. The ideal candidate will have prior law firm, government or clerkship experience. Exposure to real estate, corporate law, contracts, banking, zoning and/or other transactional practice areas are preferred. All applicants must have a high degree of integrity, strong academic credentials, excellent written and oral communication skills, attention to detail, ability to work as a team player, and sound judgment. 

We offer competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package. Inquiries will be kept strictly confidential. Please send a resume, transcripts and writing samples when applying.

Stoll Keenon Ogden is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to workforce diversity and is committed to providing equal opportunity in all areas of employment. SKO offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Final candidates are required to pass a pre-employment criminal background check.

How to apply:  Go to Stoll Keenon Ogden website: www.sko.firm - Careers Section>Laterals>Evansville>Associate