Immigration Paralegal

IMMIGRATION PARALEGAL

(2+Years of Experience Required)

The Immigration Paralegal must have at least 2+ years of experience working as a paralegal for an immigration firm and experience working with and drafting PERM labor certifications, RFE, and H1-B.

Immigration Paralegal Requirements:

  • 2+ years of experience as a business immigration paralegal
  • Possesses strong knowledge of procedural requirements for various types of nonimmigrant and immigrant visas and client processes.
  • Experience drafting H-1Bs, RFEs and PERM Audit responses and drafting and filing large volumes of immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, including Outstanding Researcher and PERM.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle high volume caseload while maintaining high level of productivity.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrated attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills within a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to Multi-task in a fast-paced environment with competing demands.
  • Meets assigned deadlines and communicates case progress/status/issues to supervisor.
  • Demonstrate flexibility and initiative regarding assignments for self and team.
  • Ability to contribute to positive work environment.
  • BA, BS degree or Paralegal certificate

Immigration Paralegal Description:

  • Perform intake of cases, troubleshooting and establishing case strategy.
  • Analyze case documents and prepare immigration applications for filing with the appropriate government agency.
  • Drafting petitions, applications and specialized support letters detailing eligibility for visa classification and other immigration benefits.
  • Communicate regularly with clients and foreign nationals regarding procedural and case processing issues, assisting with the review of cases.
  • Review and approve client billing under supervision of partner or attorney.
  • Prioritize and assign cases, monitor workload and production.
  • Oversee status of cases through utilization of case management and billing systems. Run reports as needed. Experience with INS Zoom, is a plus.
  • Work closely in team environment and provide updates while building knowledge of Firm and client processes.
  • Learn procedural and processing requirements for various types of non-immigrant and immigrant visa petitions and applications.
  • Assist in the hiring and training of new team members.
  • Identify ways to improve team productivity and office-wide projects

Apply for the position

Email your Resume to Veronica@employmentimmigration.com & Lorio@employmentimmigration.com