Exciting opportunity for an experienced immigration paralegal to join one of Washington DC’s most prestigious law firms! Trustpoint.One is seeking a candidate with experience drafting petitions, applications, and specialized support letters detailing eligibility for visa classification and other immigration benefits for a direct hire opportunity with our law firm client’s DC office. This is a tremendous opportunity for candidates who meet the qualifications listed below.
Maintain tickler system/database for timely filing of extensions, petitions, and applications
Draft and coordinate applications and petitions for filing with Immigration and Naturalization Service and Department of Labor, including Consular filings such as:
TN Applications, H-1B Petitions, H-4 Applications, H-3 Petitions, PERM Applications, Immigrant Petitions, Nonimmigrant Visa Applications, Waiver Applications, Green Card renewal filings, and more
Draft letters and affidavits supporting applications and petitions.
Obtain and organize documents supporting applications and petitions.
Research availability of foreign documents (i.e., birth, military, prison, and police records) and assist clients in obtaining them.
Coordinate certification of foreign documents.
Coordinate translation of foreign documents, and coordinate equivalency and evaluations of foreign degrees.
Bachelor’s degree and Paralegal certification from an ABA-approved program is required.
Must have at least three years’ immigration paralegal experience
Excellent organizational and project management skills
Exceptional oral and written communication skills
If you are a qualified candidate and would like to be considered for the direct hire Immigration Paralegal / Legal Assistant position in Washington, DC offered through Trustpoint.One, please submit a resume in Word format highlighting relevant experience.