Downtown boutique immigration law firm with clients predominantly in Advertising, Finance, Engineering, Art Direction, Photography and Production is looking for a contract attorney/senior paralegal who is excellent at preparing O-1A, O-1B and EB1 visas. Experience must include strategizing the O-1/EB1 petition; communicating with the beneficiary and identifying appropriate and strong testimonial letter signatories; identifying strengths of the case under each of the regulatory criteria; dividing the evidence provided by the beneficiary by the categories of the regulatory criteria; reviewing evidence provided and identifying potential additional evidence that the beneficiary may not have thought of but may have access to, based on the initial evidence; drafting all testimonial letters in support of the beneficiary’s petition; draftingthe main submission/argument letter; and drafting all forms, exhibit lists and tabbing exhibits. Must be able to work with minimal supervision. Must know how to work an O-1 or EB1 from initial consult, through full preparation of the petition until filing and answering any post-filing questions. The position is ideal for someone who would like to come to the office to pick up project/case and then work from home and then come in for final submission/filing of the case. Must have impeccable english grammar and written skills. Must be willing to sit in on initial client consults, hence must be well-presented and professional. Only applicants who meet all requirements and who email and up-to-date resume, together with a cover letter or cover email and attach a writing sample will be considered.Please put “Contract O-1/EB1” in the subject line and please also put the answer to the following question in your subject line: Which famous American fashion photographer was born on May 15, 1923 and died on October 1, 2004?
Cammisa Markel, PLLC is a small immigration law firm in downtown Manhattan. We specialize in business immigration and some family based petitions. Our predominant work is for companies and individuals in the creative and hospitality industries (advertising, production,hotel and restaurant groups, photographers, stylists, designers). We also have some tech and finance clients. We assist many compan...ies with setting up in the US and individuals with starting companies in the US.The founder of the firm is originally from Australia and as a result, we process many E-3 visas. Our other main non-immigrant visa categories that we work with clients on are: H-1B, O-1, L-1, TN, E1/E2, J-1 and H-3. We work with clients to obtain green cards via EB1 or via PERM/EB2/ EB3.
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American Immigration Lawyers Association
1331 G Street NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20005