Immigration Paralegal Job Description

[Insert company name here] is an established and successful law firm specializing in [insert key areas of focus here]

We’re looking for an Immigration Paralegal to assist lawyers and senior paralegals with the preparation of complex legal documents, mid-level legal research activities, and other tasks related to the Immigration practice area.


Roles & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Draft, review, and prepare legal documents to communicate regularly with clients regarding procedural and case processing issues
  • Analyze case documents and prepare immigration applications for filing with the appropriate government agency
  • Draft petitions, applications, and specialized support letters detailing eligibility for visa classification and other immigration benefits
  • Work closely in a team environment and provide updates
  • Learn procedural and processing requirements for various types of non-immigrant and immigrant visa petitions and applications


About you

  • College degree or equivalent paralegal experience
  • At least [insert number] years’ experience in business immigration
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic technological and research skills necessary to pull request documents from online resources
  • Familiarity with legal technology and computer databases required
  • Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure, and present a positive, professional image with colleagues, professional staff, and vendors
  • Ability to work overtime, as needed, on short notice essential
  • Must possess strong organizational and communication skills


What you’ll get in return

The firm offers a generous benefits package along with compensation based on experience level and client orientation.

  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Medical insurance plan
  • Dental insurance plan
  • Vision insurance plan
  • Contribution to life insurance plan
  • 401k profit sharing
  • Parking reimbursement
  • Social, charity, and wellness events


To apply for the role or have a confidential discussion, contact us on [insert recruiter email address] or [insert recruiter phone number]