Experienced Immigration Paralegal
Less than 5 years experience • Professional, Scientific & Technical Services
Job Description - Candidates in Michigan as well as those willing to Relocate - We are unable to sponsor at this time.
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
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: 8:30 AM " 5:30 PM with a hour lunch break
Must be willing to work overtime