Full-time Business Immigration Paralegal - New York, NY / Atlanta, GA
Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
December 22, 2017
Full Time - Experienced
Full-time Business Immigration Paralegal
New York, NY / Atlanta, GA
Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP is a full-service commercial law firm with offices in Atlanta, New York, Jacksonville, DC, Los Angeles, Austin, Southampton, London, UK and Munich, Germany. Our unique blend of resources, experience and talent enables us to resolve the complex issues facing our clients. We approach each matter entrusted to us as an opportunity to foster genuine and long-term relationships. We strive to fully understand our clients’ concerns and objectives and to collaborate with them through every step in the process. This synergistic approach has empowered us to create tailored and innovative programs that have attained national and international prominence.
The paralegal will primarily be involved with the preparation and submission of employment-based nonimmigrant visa petitions, labor certification applications, immigrant visa petitions, permanent resident applications, and U.S. citizenship applications. He/she will assist immigration attorneys in assessing immigration options for corporate clients, obtaining U.S. work authorization for foreign nationals, and maintaining valid visa status of clients’ foreign national populations. Other duties include:
collecting evidence and visa documentation from clients;
conducting case audits;
maintaining contact with government agencies;
researching visa application procedures and requirements; and
maintaining client databases with respect to approval and validity dates of visa petitions.
Applicants should have 8+ years of business immigration experience, and be detail-oriented and highly analytical with exceptional writing and communication skills. Experience in temporary work visas (including but not limited to H-1B, H-2B, L-1A/L-1B, E-2, E-1, O-1, B-1, and J-1), PERM labor certifications, immigrant visas (employment-based and family based), consular representation, adjustment of status application and U.S. citizenship. Fluency in Korean strongly preferred.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience.