Virginia, US

Associate - Business Immigration

Fragomen’s Atlanta, Georgia office is currently seeking an Associate with 3-5 years of business immigration law experience. In this role, you will provide leadership and support to the legal team and clients.

As an Associate at Fragomen, responsibilities will include:

  • Assessing eligibility of corporate foreign national employees for nonimmigrant and immigrant visa status in the United States.
  • Working 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 nonimmigrant and immigrant status for foreign national employees.
  • Supporting clients in immigration program management and compliance.
  • Supervising the work of paralegal staff in recordkeeping and document preparation.
  • Other duties as required

The ideal Associate will have the following:

  • Candidates with at least 3-5 years of business immigration experience required
  • US JD required
  • PERM, L-1 and H1-B experience a plus
  • 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.

Fragomen provides training and support to ensure your success:

  • Ongoing training workshops introduce all aspects of immigration case strategy and preparation.
  • Legal practice meetings and alerts provide updates and address current events, advanced topics and client relationship building skills.
  • Client service team structure that enables mentoring from senior professionals.

About Us:

Fragomen is the largest law firm in the world dedicated to corporate immigration, and is recognized as the leading global immigration services provider. For over 60 years, Fragomen has served the immigration needs of clients ranging from individuals to the world’s leading multinational corporations. 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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