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Immigration Assistant Paralegal II

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Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

May 25,2019

Valid Through

Sep 07,2019

Posted on

May 15,2019

Years of Experience

1-2 yrs required

Location

Houston, TX, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Immigration Assistant Paralegal II
The candidate will provide legal support and to assist in immigration case processing. Will work under direct supervision of an Attorney or team lead. Perform intake of cases, troubleshooting and establishing case strategy. Analyze case documents and prepare immigration applications for filing with the appropriate government agency. Learn procedural and process requirements for various types of non-immigrant and immigrant visa petitions and applications. Draft petitions, applications and specialized support letters detailing eligibility for visa classification and other immigration benefits. File documents internally and with government agencies. Review and approve client billing. Maintain case management system and client contact information. Interface with corporate representatives and foreign nationals regarding procedural and case processing issues. Work closely in a team environment. Build knowledge of Firm and client processes. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree. Must have 1-2 years of experience as a corporate business immigration paralegal. Must possess strong knowledge of procedural requirements for various types of non-immigrant 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 essential. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrated attention to detail essential. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills within a fast-paced environment needed.

Additional info

Req: 008025.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP.
4 Houston Center
1331 Lamar, Suite 1570
Houston, TX 77010

Review:

"Best Firm in the County"

Current Employee - Reviewed on December 18, 2017

Keep your head above water and you will be able to do well here. The law firm does their best to make sure you will succeed.

Pros : I've been working with Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen and Loewy, LLP for over 2 years now. The staff is absolutely wonderful and very helpful. They treat me like family.
Cons : There is a lot of cases and work to be done every single day. The workload is tough but it is still manageable.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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