Virginia, US

Assistant Paralegal/Writer

Fragomen Worldwide is hiring immediately an Assistant Paralegal / Writer in their Phoenix, AZ office. If you are interested in the legal field, want to learn about immigration, and have great writing, research and analytical skills this is the place for you!

As an Assistant Paralegal / Writer you are a part of a team, working directly with Attorneys and other Senior Paralegals representing employers in sponsoring foreign workers for immigration. We offer world class hands on training and growth and developmental opportunities to our employees.

A junior team member under direct supervision, the Assistant Paralegal / Writer will assist in case processing (forms, support letters and Firm Correspondence). Duties include drafting government forms, writing detailed persuasive letters, maintaining files, reviewing documents, identifying issues, and communicating with clients.

The incumbent must adhere to the Firm’s privacy and confidentiality policies and may be required to perform all or a combination of the following essential functions as determined by business necessity:

  • Perform intake of cases once assigned.
  • Draft Petitions/Applications and file with government agency.
  • Writing detailed persuasive letters.
  • Analyzing and summarizing published works of candidates.
  • Maintain client contact information.
  • Provide status updates.
  • File documents in proper order.
  • Update case management system.
  • Learn procedural and processing requirements for various types of non-immigrant and immigrant visa petitions and applications.
  • Build knowledge of Firm and client processes.

Requirements

  •  BA or BS;
  • 3.0 or higher GPA;

  • 0-2 years experience;

  • Strong writing and research skills;

  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Ability to work at fast pace under tight deadlines.
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