Robert Half International Business Immigration Paralegal in BETHESDA, Maryland
Our client is seeking a Business Immigration Paralegal to add to their team! The candidate must have worked with H1B and PERM cases for 2 years at a minimum. This position is located in Bethesda, MD with a small/mid-size law firm. This is a very busy firm and they are looking for someone who can jump into the position quickly. This position has an excellent opportunity to move up as the firm grows.
In this position you would:
•Assist attorneys in preparation of immigrant and non-immigrant visa petitions
•Draft, review, and prepare legal documents such as E-1/2/3, H-1B, L1A/B, O-1, TN, EB1-3, I-140, PERM labor certification, AOS adjustment of status, and N-400 naturalization filings
•Manage a caseload of visa matters utilizing case management software
•Communicate regularly with clients regarding procedural and case processing issues
•Analyze case documents and prepare immigration applications for filing
•Draft petitions, applications, and specialized support letters detailing eligibility for visa classification
•Learn procedural and processing requirements for various types of visa petitions
•Conduct research on immigration regulations and procedures
•Review and approve client billing under supervision of partner or attorney
•Work closely in team environment, while building knowledge of firm and client processes
•Contribute to the efficient and effective operation of the firm’s workflow
•Paralegal certificate is preferred, but not required
•Demonstrated client service focus
•Excellent oral, writing, research, organizational and proofreading skills
•Demonstrated ability to handle a high-volume case load, while maintaining productivity
•Knowledge of immigration and nationality law matters and mastery of multiple case types, including E-1/2/3, H, L, TN, O, P, PERM, EB1 & IV filings
•Familiarity with immigration form software such as Cerenade, INS Zoom, Tracker, LawLogix
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