Immigration Paralegal

Friedman Williams

Immigration Paralegal

Job ID: 16261

This role will provide substantive organizational and practice support to attorneys in our highly specialized Immigration group. Duties & Responsibilities: • Preparation and filing of immigrant visas (PERM, I-140, CP, AOS, Naturalization, etc.) and non-immigrant visas (H, L, TN, O, J visas etc.) • Maintain oversight of individual case load as well as that of paralegal caseloads to ensure timely completion of work • Report running for multiple attorneys • Liaise with government agencies (DOL, USCIS, NVC) to troubleshoot issues as necessary Skills & Competencies: • A self-starter and team player, able to accept direction, yet work independently • Excellent prioritization and time management skills • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral • Flexibility and adaptability in a fast-paced work environment • Strong client-first work ethic • Remain calm in the face of pressure • Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel within the organization and with external clients • Attention to detail • This position also requires the ability to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines and work overtime as needed Qualifications & Prior Experience: • Bachelor’s Degree and Paralegal Certification preferred; equivalent experience considered • 3 – 5 years’ experience in preparing immigrant and non-immigrant visas • High level of proficiency using Microsoft Office • Experience at a law firm or professional services firm is preferred

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