Connecticut, US

Temporary Assistant Paralegal 1

Our NY Office seeks entry level candidates to apply for a Temporary Assistant Paralegal 1 position. As an integral member of our team, Assistant Paralegals work closely with Associates and Paralegals on all aspects of case preparation for temporary and permanent visa petitions and applications on a 90 day basis.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform intake of cases once assigned.
  • Draft Petitions/Applications and file with government agency.
  • 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.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • BS or BA Degree. 
  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Achieve high level of productivity.
  • 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.

ABOUT US

Fragomen is the world’s leading single-focus provider of immigration guidance and support, backed by the best resources in the immigration services industry. The firm has more than 50 offices and over 4,000 employees located in key commercial centers throughout the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific. Fragomen offers immigration support in more than 170 countries.

The firm is structured to support all aspects of immigration, including strategic planning, compliance, government relations, reporting, and case management and processing. We represent a broad client base ranging from individuals and emerging businesses to many of the world’s leading multinational corporations.

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