Our Denver office has multiple opportunities available in the firm’s expanding immigration practice. We are looking for experienced immigration paralegals and candidates with a strong interest in a career in business immigration. Duties will include preparation and filing of petitions, nonimmigrant visa applications and immigrant visa applications. Paralegals also compile and analyze case facts, draft correspondence, maintain and organize client documentation and have direct contact with employees and client contacts. Immigration paralegals work under the direct supervision of attorneys and senior paralegals, but will be expected to work independently. Our experienced paralegals are responsible for preparing and filing O-1 and EB-1 petition along with a full range of Immigrant (including PERM, I-140 and AOS), nonimmigrant petitions, including H-1B, L-1, E-2, E-3, TN etc.
Paralegal certification / degree from accredited college or university • Employment-based immigration paralegal experience working in a high volume business immigration practice with O-1 and EB-1 is preferred, but not required • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills • Proficient in all Microsoft applications, including but not limited to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook; Document Management System. • Must be willing to commit to additional hours when necessary to reach Firm objectives. • Must be able to manage numerous projects/tasks, sometimes heavy caseloads. Please note, we are not working with outside recruiters on this position.
Additional Salary Information: Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our Staff including: Paid Time Off, Sick Time, a 401(k) matching program, Profit Sharing, Paid Holidays, Paid Parental Leave, affordable Health and Life Insurance including Dental & Vision coverage, Health Savings Account /Flexible Spending Accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc (24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video), Tuition Reimbursement and an Employee Assistance Program.
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Ogletree Deakins enjoys a long tradition of legal excellence based on high-quality work and outstanding attorneys and staff. We are fully committed to the importance of diversity within the workplace and are proud of our record—see Our Commitment To Diversity—We encourage high achievers who share our singular focus on providing the highest level of legal services to our clients to consider a career with Ogletree Deakins.