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Legal Staff Paralegal in Los Angeles, CA

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Company name

Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP.

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Immigration

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Los Angeles, CA

Date Last Verified

Aug 08,2017

Posted on

Nov 09,2016

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Business Immigration Paralegal Responsibilities: Will 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. 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.

Qualification and Experience

Qualification Requirements: A BA or BS degree. 5+ years of experience as a business immigration paralegal and industry experience. Must possess strong knowledge of procedural requirements for various types of nonimmigrant and immigrant visas and client processes. Experience drafting 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 case load while maintaining high level of productivity. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills within a fast-paced environment. Ability to Multi-task in a fast-paced environment with competing demands. Ability to meet assigned deadlines and communicates case progress/status/issues to supervisor. Demonstrate flexibility and initiative regarding assignments for self and team.

Additional info

REQ-002212.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP.
11150 West Olympic Boulevard
Suite 1000
Los Angeles, CA 90064