Virginia, US

Assistant Paralegal 1

Job Description Summary

Job Description Summary
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 paralegals learn from the industry's leading experts. Our firm commitment to quality and best practices is supported by technological innovation that benefits our clients and staff.

Our NY Office seeks entry level candidates to apply for Assistant Paralegal position.

Job Description

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.

Requirements:

  • 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.
  • Ability to contribute to positive work environment.
Path Created with Sketch. US-New York
Full Time
REQ-005026
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