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Senior Immigration Paralegal

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Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Aug 09,2018

Posted on

Jul 27,2018

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Addison, TX
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Senior Immigration Paralegal The candidate provide legal support and to assist in immigration case processing. The position will work under the supervision of an Attorney. This role is recognized for its expertise and will independently handle cases while serving as a team and practice group resource. Perform intake of cases, troubleshooting and establishing case strategy. Analyze case documents and prepare immigration applications for filing with the appropriate government agency. Draft 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.. Prioritize and assign cases, monitor workload and production. File documents internally and with government agencies. Review and approve client billing. Assist in the hiring and training of new team members. Learn procedural and processing requirements for various types of non-immigrant and immigrant visa petitions and applications. Oversee status of cases through utilization of case management and billing systems. Run reports as needed. Work closely in a team environment. Build knowledge of Firm and client processes. Identify ways to improve team productivity and office-wide projects. Other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

A Bachelor’s Degree required. Should have 5+ years corporate immigration experience wanting to continue their legal career with the industry’s leading experts. Must possess strong knowledge of procedural requirements for various types of non-immigrant and immigrant visas and client processes. Should have experience drafting RFEs and PERM Audit responses, and drafting and filing large volumes of immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, including Outstanding Researcher and PERM. Must have demonstrated ability to handle high volume case load while maintaining high level of productivity. Should have excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrated attention to detail. Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP.
5080 Spectrum Drive
Suite 850W
Addison, TX 75001

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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