Springfield office of our client seeks senior family law associate attorney/lawyer with 5+ years of litigation experience. The candidate prepares and drafts legal documents for filing with appropriate entities and necessary correspondence. Drafts pleadings and motions, including judgments and orders. Corresponds with attorneys, court personnel, and clients regarding cases. Interviews witnesses for court cases and prepares witnesses to testify. Shall ensure the accuracy of all documents prepared. Shall promptly appear in court on all cases assigned. Shall handle all aspects of cases assigned to them. Performs administrative duties as necessary including filing, mailing, organizes files and pleadings. Conducts legal research for particular issues. Illinios license is required.This law firm was founded a few years ago to address legal issues that can profoundly affect families. Their goal is to ensure that the clients' best interests are served through swift and effective legal representation or legal counseling. Their areas of practice include divorce, child custody, child support, property division, ADR, family violence, military divorce, and family law. The firm has offices in MO that are located in Clayton, Ellisville, Arnold, Lee's Summit, St. Charles, Troy, Columbia, Kansas City, and St. Louis. The firm also have offices in Illinois that are located in Belleville, Waterloo, and Springfield.Additional Skills: The candidate must have JD degree.