Senior Business Immigration Attorney - Remote (West Coast)
Accel Visa Attorneys, PC
Location: Remote, California
Please submit the following 1) a detailed cover letter with salary expectations, 2) your resume, and 3) writing samples. Only applicants with relevant work experience will be considered. All applicants will be held in strictest confidence.
Principals only - no recruiters.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Are you feeling stuck in your current position? No room for growth? Not given an opportunity to shine and manage? Doing all the work and creating the strategies but not getting any of the credit?
Our growing business immigration law practice is seeking an experienced business immigration attorney with minimum 5-7 years of experience in business immigration. The ideal candidate should be comfortable collaborating with corporate clients, foreign nationals, other paralegals and attorneys and is seeking to elevate themselves to the next step in their career. This will be a supervising role managing workflow and team members. Duties include managing case load for staff, reviewing petitions, monitoring cases pending with government agencies; responding to queries from foreign clients, advising corporate clients on case strategies; preparing legal briefs, preparing appeals and litigation. There is significant opportunity for growth and partnership track. Substantial compensation and benefits package including generous PTO, paid company holidays, medical, dental, vision, (401)k, and others.
PRIMARY JOB DUTIES:
Must work West Coast hours
Evaluate case strategy for IV and NIV matters
Assign cases to staff and manage firm-wide case load
Review matters prepared by staff members
Advise on case assessment and requests for evidence
Draft legal briefs, prepare appeals, and litigation against USCIS
License to practice law in United States, California licensure preferred
Minimum five years of experience in the business immigration field in a high-volume environment
Must have experience with entire lifecycle of NIV or IV matters
Must have experience managing the caseload of paralegals and other staff
Substantive expertise in understanding the rules for NIV
Experience managing complex issues and distilling them to clients in bitesize formats
Must be able to “hit the ground running”
Ability to prioritize workload according to client needs and timelines
Excellent English language skills, both verbal and written are a must
Reliability, teamwork and professionalism towards clients and co-workers
Ability to verbally articulate clear and concise ideas to external stakeholders
Accel Visa Attorneys, PC is based in the greater Los Angeles area with clients from all over the world. We are a growing law firm helping corporations and entrepreneurs navigate the world of business immigration visas. Our clients range from tech startups who are managing the complex process of building their workforce, to individuals seeking to establish new businesses in the United States. We care deeply about our clients and strive to deliver at the highest standards of quality and service. We are currently looking for the right individuals to join our team and grow with us as our firm expands. We offer full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) and other perks).