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San Francisco , CA - Morgan Lewis is currently seeking an Immigration Case Manager for the Immigration Practice Group who will be resident in our San Francisco office. This position reports directly to the Immigration Regional Paralegal Manager and is a part of our paralegal team. The responsibilities include but not limited to preparing and filing employment based non-immigrant and immigrant visa petitions, labor certification (PERM) applications and applications for permanent residency and secondary benefits for foreign nationals, communicating with employees, managers and human resources professionals, participating in case strategy meetings, client development activities, preparing correspondence; tracking and managing critical deadlines and working with attorneys and the Regional Paralegal Manager to manage caseload from intake through processing and filing. The ideal candidate is a result-oriented individual who has 5+ years of business immigration experience, works well under pressure, and can prioritize and balance competing demands. Candidates must be detail oriented with excellent written/verbal communication, organizational and computer skills. A Bachelor's degree and certification as a paralegal in California (per AB 1761) is required.
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Reston, VA - Goel & Anderson has openings for experienced Business Immigration Paralegals. Candidates should have 3-5+ years of business immigration experience (NIV and IV) with a top-tier immigration practice or in-house corporate immigration department and be able to work in a high-volume case-processing environment. Experience with corporate immigration compliance and/or global immigration matters is a plus. All positions involve extensive client contact and applicants should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, outstanding organizational and time management skills, and be able to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. An undergraduate degree is required. Immigration paralegals at Goel & Anderson work on challenging assignments and benefit from rewarding and stable career opportunities. Goel & Anderson offers highly competitive salaries, outstanding benefits (including fully paid PPO Health, Dental, and generous 401(k) match), and opportunities for sustained career growth. Qualified candidates are invited to apply with resume and cover letter to email@example.com. All submissions will be kept strictly confidential. No phone calls please.
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ComingsNGoings: New Associate London-based US immigration firm Gudeon & McFadden is happy to announce that Kathleen Kavanagh has joined us as an associate attorney. Ms Kavanagh, who has a distinguished background as a lawyer and academic, will be working in all aspects of the firm's immigration and nationality practice, including immigrant and non-immigrant visas, acquisition and loss of US citizenship, and waivers of ineligibility and inadmissibility. Gudeon & McFadden, 26/28 Great Portland Street, London W1W 8QT, England. Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 9454. Fax: +44 (0)20 7580 2171. www.usvisalawyers.co.uk
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