Experienced Immigration Paralegal


Troy, MI

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 165 days ago

  by    Lori Ochylski

This job is no longer available.

Job Description - Candidates in Michigan as well as those willing to Relocate - We are unable to sponsor at this time.

MUST have:

Employment-based immigration experience 1-3 years

Familiar with H-1B, LCA, PERM, and RFE processing and/or L-1 processing

Experience with high volume

Paralegal degree or Certification

A person looking for a long-term career

Job Description

Fakhoury Immigration is seeking a Paralegal with 1-3 years of experience for a full-time position. The ideal candidate will have Paralegal experience with H-1B or PERM within immigration law. Preferred individuals who have had 1-3 years of experience in a Professional immigration environment. Candidates must have a Paralegal degree or Certificate.

The resource will assist the immigration team in H-1B or PERM activities related to case processing for several corporate clients.

Required Skill Set includes the following:

Assist with the initial document review of employment-based Immigrant and Non-Immigrant petitions and applications. Including but not limited to:

Locate, obtain and organize client documentation

Review, print and organize client documentation

Assist in obtaining missing documents/information from the client

Prepare appropriate forms and letters regarding client matters before US CIS, US DOL, and US DOS.

Support in corresponding with clients and governmental agencies as needed.

Assist paralegal in monitoring progress of case (status sheet).

Maintaining and administering tickler system, database, and calendar.

Aid in filing Petitions/Applications with an appropriate government agency.

Great oral and written communication

Self-starter, dedicated to getting the job done

Ability to multi-task, with a keen eye for details, and a high level of organization

Hours Required:

Hours: 8:30 AM " 5:30 PM with a hour lunch break

Must be willing to work overtime