Virginia, US

Associate

Our Boston office is seeking an Associate with 6-7+ years of experience to take on a senior role with one of its legal teams, with responsibility to manage the client relationships and all legal work for a core group of clients. This legal team is seeking a proactive and accomplished self-starters with excellent written and verbal communication skills who can meet the demands that our clients and the constantly-changing landscape of business immigration present.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage client relationships and legal work for a group of clients in Manufacturing, Retail, Finance, Consulting, Technology and Academic fields.
  • Assess the eligibility of corporate foreign national employees for non-immigrant and immigrant visa status in the United States; establish proactive case strategy and present recommendations to client.
  • Work with Fragomen paralegal team and client global mobility / HR personnel 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 Fragomen paralegal staff in case preparation, client communication, record keeping and reporting. 
  • Other duties as required

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • At least 6 years of business immigration experience required
  • Licensed to practice law by State Bar Authority (Massachusetts 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.
  • Track record for meeting assigned deadlines and effectively communicating  case progress/status/issues to clients and peers.
  • Demonstrated flexibility and initiative regarding assignments for self and team.
  • Ability to contribute to a positive work environment.
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Full Time
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