The Law Office of Usman B. Ahmad, PC is located in the heart of Long Island City, New York and currently searching for an associate attorney with one year to two years of experience in Family Based Immigration law. The law firm handles a variety of immigration cases, including but not limited to Family Petition, Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Provisional Waivers, U-Visa, VAWA, DACA, SIJ, Employment based cases and Cancellation of Removal, and Political Asylum. The firm also represents clients before Immigration Court, the BIA, and all circuit courts.
Responsibilities include: working with the paralegal team to supervise and facilitate the preparation of immigration packets to be sent to USCIS, and NVC, preparing evidence and briefs to be sent to the Immigration Court, Board of Immigration Appeals, and Federal Circuit Court of Appeals; conducting legal research; appearing in Immigration Court on behalf of clients; representing clients in adjustment of status and naturalization interviews. Attorneys will also research and draft complex RFE responses, affidavits, and Motions to Reopen/Reconsider, Briefs and memorandums.
Minimum 1 to 2 years of experience in immigration law is required
Experience working with Family Based Petition preferred
Admitted to practice in New York State or pending bard admission
Fluent in Spanish is a plus
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with education and experience. Range $55,000-$65,000
Benefits: Competitive compensation, 401(k) profit sharing plan, paid holidays, vacation and sick time, health insurance options, short term and long term disability insurance, and life insurance.
About Law Office of Usman B. Ahmad
The Law Office of Usman B. Ahmad is a full service Immigration Law Firm providing service to clients in all 50 states and throughout the world. Our office provides legal services in every aspect of U.S. Immigration Law: Immigrant and Non-immigrant visas, Corporate and Business Immigration, Lawful Permanent Residence (Green card), Deportation/Removal Defense and Citizenship/Naturalization.
This Office also handles Immigration Cases in which the client has been previously ordered Deported/Excluded/Removed or is currently detained by the U.S. Government.
As you can imagine these cases are extremely complex and may involve sensitive information, we assure you that your privacy will be our top concern.
Immigration law is not like other areas of the law, everything that we do affect you and your family; therefore this Office gives each client the attention and respect that their case deserves. We know that it is impossible for us to properly represent our clients if we do not first listen to their issues and concerns. Therefore, our office emphasizes communication, via in-person consultations, over the telephone and through email. Our office can also assist you in English, Spa...nish, Urdu, Bengali, Hindi and Punjabi.
Our expertise, like our clients' interests, is not confined by geographic boundaries. Our office has been designed and equipped with the most advanced technologies, so that we can conveniently communicate and assist our clients, wherever they are based.