Description:

Small business immigration firm with a heavy emphasis on O&P work has an opening for a licensed attorney.

Reporting to a Partner or Senior Associate, Associate Attorneys are responsible for managing Paralegals in the filing of assigned immigration case work.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Represent clients in all aspects of business immigration law.
  • Maintain a high-level of communication with all clients.
  • Oversee the work of paralegals in case preparation work.
  • Assign and prioritize case work and projects as needed.
  • Train or retrain Immigration Assistants and Paralegals.
  • Establish and maintain case work quality and consistency throughout the office.
  • Liaise with other attorneys in the firm and share all information regarding case preparation.
  • Maintain accuracy to high volume, rapid turnover caseload.
  • Participate in other office projects as assigned.
  • Correspond with the client and the individual employee during the intake process.
  • Assist clients/employees with technical issues in completing the questionnaires and submitting documents.
  • Guide clients and employees through the intake process, enlisting client services as needed.

Minimum Education Level:
JD or LLM degree and must have passed a state bar examination.

Experience:
2 - 3 years of experience in business immigration law is required. Emphasis in entertainment immigration preferred.

Skills and Abilities:
  • Must have excellent English writing and oral communication skills. Secondary language skills are a plus.
  • Excellent organization and computer skills required.