An Immigration Paralegal / Case Manager is responsible for working closely with attorneys in the representation of businesses and individuals in various immigration matters. Candidates should have a comprehensive knowledge of the immigration process, mastery of multiple case types, and is comfortable with client interaction.
Specific responsibilities include the following:
Preparing nonimmigrant petitions/applications and support letters for attorney review in a timely manner.
Working closely with attorney to process all aspects of PERM applications through the US Department of Labor including prevailing wage requests, recruitment and final preparation of recruitment results
Successfully managing multiple matters that are in various stages of preparation.
Ability to review documents/information to assist attorney in issue spotting as well as monitoring all matters filed and pending to escalate when irregularities occur.
Utilizing internal data management technology to maintain current records and provide regular reporting for client and internal use.
Innovative and independent thinking, taking initiative to solve problems.
Communicating clearly and concisely either in writing or verbally with clients, internal parties or government agencies.
Experience in preparing nonimmigrant and immigrant petitions/applications
Experience in preparing PERM applications and performing recruitment activities Ability to work comfortably in a fast paced environment.
Ability to execute and work well with minimal supervision.
Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
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