Role details

Business Immigration Associate (Mid Level)

Chicago   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Broad Based Business Immigration Practice
  • US Law Firm, offices across the globe

About Our Client

Our client is a top law firm with offices around the world.

Job Description

Main Responsibilities:

  • Working on all immigrant and non-immigrant visa matters, including but not limited to: H-1B, H-2B, E-1, E-2, E-3, L-1, L-2, O-1, TN, EB-1, EB-2, EB-3, PERM, I-140, I-485, NIW
  • Guiding clients through I-9 and EVerify
  • Serve as the point person for multiple Fortune 500 accounts
  • Working with clients on a high volume caseload with multinational corporations
  • Participate in firm wide initiatives and project management
  • Overseeing the work of Paralegals and Junior Associates
  • Servicing firm clients through daily client consults with high attention to detail

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • 4-8 years of experience in a high-volume Immigration Practice at a boutique firm or a top tier U.S. law firm covering the full gamut of business immigration matters
  • J.D. from a top U.S. Law school with top academic credentials
  • Admission to the Illinois State Bar
  • Must have high volume H, L, NIV and PERM experience
  • Must currently be serving as the point person for large client accounts
  • Must have experience delegating and overseeing the work of Paralegals
  • Must have excellent client servicing skills
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills

Qualified Candidates should be prepared to provide 2-3 business immigration writing samples, a law school transcript AND 3 strong references

What's on Offer

Very competitive base salary, bonus structure and benefits.

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