Wiggin and Dana LLP is a full-service law firm with 146 lawyers that represents clients throughout the country and abroad from our offices in Connecticut, Florida, New York, Pennsylvania, and the District of Columbia. We are seeking an experienced Business Immigration Attorney to provide support for the firm’s fast-paced and expanding Immigration and Nationality Law and Compliance Practice Group. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of substantive hands-on experience analyzing eligibility and compliance requirements and crafting cases including but not limited to: nonimmigrant (E, H, J, K, L, O, P, TN, etc.) and immigrant (EB-1, EB-2, EB-3) visa petitions; PERM, AOS/IV, and naturalization applications; and RFE/audit responses. The role requires a highly motivated self-starter who is comfortable explaining complex immigration concepts and presenting solutions to clients from a wide range of industries; has proven ability to successfully track and execute multiple immigration cases of varying types for different clients from case inception to conclusion; is able to act independently to manage clients and time sensitive caseloads while working within a team and taking direction; is passionate about business immigration law and compliance; can perform research for immigration matters; and employs strong analytical and impeccable organizational skills while paying attention to details and multi-tasking. Excellent writing and proofreading skills are a must. A J.D. degree is required with admission to the Connecticut bar. Prior experience managing paralegals, working with an immigration case management system, tracking billable hours, and working on I-130/I-751 petitions is a plus. Compensation package is commensurate with experience and skills. EOE.
About Wiggin and Dana LLP
Wiggin and Dana is a full-service law firm with 146 lawyers that represents clients throughout the country and abroad from our offices in Connecticut, New York, Philadelphia, Washington, DC, and Palm Beach. Wiggin and Dana provides a broad range of legal services to meet the needs of our diverse client base. Our clients include publicly traded companies, hospitals and other health care organizations, universities, entrepreneurs and emerging growth companies, real estate developers, financial institutions, museums, charitable organizations and individuals.