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Immigration Paralegal

Our Client is a full-service boutique law firm that specializes in U.S. immigration matters, international tax planning, real estate law and a broad range of commercial transactions. They are looking for an organized and dynamic Paralegal to support the growing legal team in LA.

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist attorneys in gathering pertinent data, documents, and records, and with case management, calendaring, and preparation for hearings and depositions; assist with the preparation and filing of pleadings and briefs, including proofreading, editing, fact-checking, and adherence to citation guidelines
  • Prepare US non-immigrant visa and US immigrant visa filings end to end
  • Perform research in both internal and external databases; analyze and summarize findings to better prepare attorneys in answering legal questions
  • Draft applications, responses to requests for information, extension requests, etc.
  • Research on periodic changes in business immigration, estate, trust, insurance and tax laws
  • Communicate with attorneys, clients, and consultants on different legal matters
  • Create and deliver legal training to business & marketing teams

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university; Advanced degree or Paralegal certificate a plus
  • Excellent English writing and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and detail-oriented
  • Minimum of 3 years experience as a paralegal in a law firm or state/regulatory agencies
  • Ability to prioritize and handle a fast-paced environment
  • Punctual and reliable

 

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