Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in New York City, NY

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Company name

American Express Company

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area


Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

May 22,2018

Posted on

May 17,2018

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Immigration Paralegal The candidate will interact with and advise senior leadership on complex immigration matters and provide top notch immigration strategic analysis. Prepare US employment-based, NIV and IV visa filings to US Dept. of Labor, USCIS, DOS, and CBP. Gather and review immigration eligibility documents and strategically analyze individuals’ potential immigration options/benefits, including green card eligibility in the EB-1, EB-2 or EB-3 preference category and H-1B, L-1A, L-1B, E-3, TN qualifications. Responding to NIV RFE’s. Draft PERM ads, prevailing wage determinations, recruitment documents, and PERM applications, while tracking timelActual ines of each step. Responding to PERM Audits. Communicate clearly and effectively, and independently on immigration benefits, government procedures, and case processing time lines. Responsible for monitoring and tracking visa expiration dates and filing deadlines for assigned cases.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Bachelor's Degree. Should have a minimum of 3+ years of experience in progressive/broad based US immigration practices. Must have 3+ years of progressive work experience preparing US nonimmigrant filings (including H-1Bs, L-1A/L-1Bs, E-3s, J-1s and TNs), as well as US immigrant filings, including PERM Labor Certifications, EB-2 and EB-3 I-140s, Multi-national Manager and Adjustment of Status Applications. Prefer 2 years of current hands-on L-1 experience within overall work experience. Experience with LawLogix case management system and understanding of I-9 and B-1 visa compliance is a plus.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Express Company
200 Vesey Street
New York City, NY 10285