Well-established law firm with an immediate opening for an experienced bilingual immigration paralegal/case manager for our Nashville Tennessee office. The opening is for our immigration department which handles an abundant amount of cases with USCIS and removal defense. The position provides excellent opportunities to develop professionally and ascend to other positions within the Firm. If you are interested in joining a team who is client centered, positive, growth oriented and dynamic, this is the place for you.
Duties/Responsibilities: Manage a high volume case load in a fast paced environment, coordinate communication with clients, attorneys and other team members, coordinate case work and meetings telephonic and personal, assist in document preparation and revision, maintain a working knowledge of current immigration policies practices, procedures, formats and terminology, proficiency in legal research and writing is a plus. Experience handling cases with Immigration Court and BIA preferred.
Knowledge/Experience: Proficient in English and Spanish – must speak, read, write and translate verbally and in writing in both languages, minimum 3 to 5 years of recent experience in relevant immigration law, excellent communication skills, superior organizational skills and strong case management skills, must be able to work independently with little supervision as well as part of the team, advanced typing and computer technology knowledge in MS word, excel, outlook and legal software (knowledge of law logix is a plus), ability to prioritize urgent matters and meet deadlines in an environment with frequent interruptions, ability to coordinate cases with other members of the team; achieve a high level of productivity and excellent customer service. Willing to train the right candidate. Experience managing a team of support staff is a plus but not required. Must be super detail oriented. Please send resume, and a cover letter with desired salary.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is negotiable and based on experience. The Firm contributes funds for health insurance, has performance based bonuses and paid vacations.
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