Business Immigration Associate


Friedman Williams

Business Immigration Associate Philadelphia PA

Job ID: 17008

Job Title: Business Immigration Associate

Location: Princeton, NJ or Philadelphia, PA

Position Overview: As a Business Immigration Associate, you will be responsible for handling a wide range of business immigration law matters. This role presents an exciting opportunity to work on challenging cases across the employment-based immigration spectrum and contribute to clients’ immigration policies and compliance practices. We strongly prefer candidates with a minimum of 3 years of experience in business immigration law, particularly those experienced in PERM.


  • Collaborate with firm shareholders and paralegals to prepare immigrant and non-immigrant petitions and applications, including H-1B, TN, L-1, E-2, PERM, EB-1, EB-2, EB-3, and more.
  • Draft, proofread, edit, and fact-check nonimmigrant and immigrant forms and support letters to ensure accuracy and compliance.
  • Prepare responses to Requests for Evidence (RFEs) with thorough legal analysis and compelling arguments.
  • Draft Public Access Files, ensuring compliance with immigration regulations.
  • Organize and analyze information and files to support case preparation and strategy.
  • Maintain effective communication with clients, providing updates, gathering information for petitions and applications, and offering immigration strategy advice.
  • Conduct legal and other research to obtain relevant information on various topics related to immigration law.
  • Manage a high volume of cases within tight deadlines, maintaining quality and attention to detail.
  • Develop an expert-level understanding of your assigned client base and industries, providing tailored immigration solutions.
  • Support clients in immigration program management and compliance.


  • J.D. degree and admission to practice in a U.S. state in good standing.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience handling business immigration cases.
  • Proficiency in using practice management and forms programs such as INSZoom, Tracker, and LawLogix Edge.
  • Strong organization and computer skills.
  • Willingness to work primarily in-office in Princeton, NJ or Philadelphia, PA.
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and research skills.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Ability to provide fair and rational consultation with objectivity.
  • Team-oriented mindset and ability to work collaboratively.
  • Exceptional multitasking abilities in a fast-paced environment with competing demands.
  • Preferred: 2 years of experience in PERM, H-1B, and L-1.

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