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Legal Staff Paralegal in Chicago, IL

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Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

USA Chicago, IL

Posted on

May 23,2017

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Law Firm Staff brings you up to date and high quality legal staff openings in law firms and in-house legal departments of business organizations. In addition, we help solo attorneys hire experienced personnel from the legal industry. We not only have the best law firm staff positions, but we also have the most. Legal Assistant / Paralegal - Immigration Duties: Assist attorneys in the preparation and filing of immigration applications and petitions with government agencies. Draft legal documents for review by attorneys. Areas of practice include Removal Defense, Asylum, VAWA, U Visas and Family based visas, Permanent Residencies, Naturalization and Consular Processing.

Qualifications: Paralegal certificate preferred. Should have 2 to 4 years Legal Assistant or Paralegal experience (including any internship experience) with 2+ years experience in family based immigration. High volume case load experience is preferred. Should have familiarity and/or experience with the following: I-485 I-864, I-130 DS-260, I-360 I-131, I-90. Must be able to manage complex tasks efficiently; prioritize work load in extremely time-sensitive field of law; meet strict deadlines; be extremely detail oriented and have the ability to edit carefully; provide outstanding client service; flexible and adaptable to fast-paced environment; organized; self-motivated with strong initiative; have a positive attitude; have a professional demeanor. Fluency in Spanish is required. Must be technology savvy with proficiency with Word, Excel and Outlook. Experience with case management system is a plus. Must have excellent written communication skills. Must be fluent in Spanish and English.

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Law Firm Staff