Immigration Paralegal

Employer
Hire an Esquire
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 18, 2019
Closes
Jun 21, 2019
Ref
158300931
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
An Am Law Firm is seeking an Immigration Paralegal to work full-time for two months in Washington DC supporting its attorneys in the preparation and filing of immigration petitions and applications with federal government agencies. You MUST have prior experience as an immigration paralegal and the ability to adapt and succeed within this fast-paced environment. Overtime hours will be required and available. Job duties: Multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced environment. Produce high quality, error-free work. Pay attention to detail to ensure all requirements met. Support a broad range of information gathering and synthesis. Collect information and documentation from clients. Prepare draft filings to relevant federal and state agencies. Conduct research of immigration law and procedures. Prepare draft correspondence and memoranda. Enter case information into web-based case management system. Track the status of filings and inform the client of any follow up that may be necessary. Maintain confidentiality of client information. Other projects as assigned. Requirements: 5+ years of immigration paralegal experience preparing non-immigrant (eg, H-1B, L-1, E-2, O-1) and immigrant (PERM and EB-1) filings. BS/BA degree or equivalent experience preferred. Paralegal Certificate a plus.

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