Virginia, US

Associate

Our Atlanta office is seeking an Associate with 3-5 years of experience to join one of its legal teams. Our legal teams seek intelligent self-starters with excellent written and verbal communication skills who can be flexible to the demands that our clients and the constantly-changing landscape of business immigration present.

A Fragomen career gives you the opportunity to work with a smart, motivated and diverse peer group. Our exclusive focus on immigration means you will practice in an exciting, ever-changing and challenging environment with people who are passionate about immigration. Working in a collegial, team-oriented environment, Fragomen Associates learn from the industry's leading experts and provide guidance to a highly-skilled team of paralegals.  Our firm commitment to quality and best practices is supported by technological innovation that benefits our clients and staff.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assess the eligibility of corporate foreign national employees for non-immigrant and immigrant visa status in the United States.
  • Work with client global mobility personnel and the office of general counsel to prepare petitions and applications for submission to United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of Labor (DOL) for non-immigrant and immigrant status for foreign national employees.
  • Support clients in immigration program management and compliance.
  • Supervise the work of paralegal staff in record keeping and document preparation.
  • Other duties as required

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • At least 3-5 years of business immigration experience required
  • US JD required
  • Member of State Bar Association (Georgia Preferred)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrated attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills within a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to Multi-task in a fast-paced environment with competing demands.
  • Meets assigned deadlines and communicates case progress/status/issues to supervisor.
  • Demonstrate flexibility and initiative regarding assignments for self and team.
  • Ability to contribute to positive work environment.

ABOUT US
 

Fragomen is the leading firm dedicated exclusively to immigration services worldwide. Our more than 50 offices and over 3,750 employees are strategically located in key commercial centers throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa. This expansive reach allows us to provide services in more than 170 countries.

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