Junior Immigration Paralegal

Only 1 years of immigration experience required in or out of a law firm!

The Washington, DC office of this global AM 10 law firm seeks a junior immigration Paralegal to provide support to attorneys in the Global Migration and Executive Transfers group in the preparation and management/administration of immigration filings for corporate clients.

The Immigration paralegal will support attorneys and local counsel in coordination of Global Business Immigration cases including jurisdictions such as Australia, United Kingdom, India, and UAE among others. The position responsibilities include the preparation of accurate US submissions, including processing large volume cases including H-1B, TN, L-1A, L-1B, O and other relevant applications; and the compilation of data for preparation of employment-based, immigrant-related filings. Additionally, the Immigration Paralegal will investigate, compile and digest facts of the case including arranging for outside interpreter if necessary; locate, obtain and preserve client documentation; review and organize client documentation; and analyze and summarize all data.

You must have a minimum of 1 year working in US and/or Global Business Immigration field, with law firm experience preferred. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written are required as well as strong knowledge of MS Office applications. Immigration database software experience and extranet administration experience preferred. A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is required.

9-5:30 with occasional overtime, fantastic health benefits, retirement, and a fun open firm culture that breeds growth, respect and learning.