A career in our Immigration Law practice will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients adopt a more strategic approach to managing their immigration legal matters.
As a U.S. Immigration Attorney, you will manage a high-volume team in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment that will carefully and efficiently manage the end to end process of various non-immigrant (temporary) and immigrant (permanent residence) visas. You will also provide strategic advice and counsel to both employers and employees to help our clients gain maximum value on their immigration and mobility strategies.
What you’ll create and do
As a Manager, you'll manage a high-volume team dedicated to developing and preparing timely filed immigration applications for various companies and their employees, while providing strategic advice and counsel to address their varying complex business and immigration issues. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities include but are not limited to
Develop strong client relationships and engage directly with clients.
Manage high volume, multiple and challenging U.S. business immigration engagements to deliver to our clients.
Develop and implement various visa strategies to manage clients’ business needs and mitigate immigration risks.
Provide timely advice and counsel to companies and employees on changes in immigration regulations, laws and impacts.
Stay abreast of changes in immigration law, regulation and policy.
Proactively manage and support companies and their employees to relocate providing a range of advisory services and support in U.S. immigration.
Use technology and digital initiatives to enhance the client experience.
Develop new skills outside of your comfort zone.
Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.
Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.
Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.
Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.
Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
What you’ll bring to this role
An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work
Commitment to diversity, cultural competence and ability to coach/mentor diverse staff
5+ years of business immigration experience, with a focus on H-1B, L-1, TN, immigrant petition and PERM filings
Called to the U.S. Bar
Ability to deliver differently with high tech innovation
Eagerness to grow your career leading large teams focused on innovation and technology initiatives to enhance the client experience
Dedication to developing and preparing timely filed immigration applications for various companies and their employees, while providing strategic advice and counsel to address their varying complex business and immigration issues
Experience with project management
Ability to pivot and be agile to manage other work and potential opportunities
Why you’ll love working for PwC
At PwC, we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits. Discover a life that works for you with our diverse, inclusive and flexible culture. To learn how you can grow and shine in your career at PwC, please visit: https://www.pwc.com/ca/whypwc
See how you can create your future at PwC
Applying at PwC
At PwC, we embrace new technology where you will learn to innovate and deliver differently. For Administrative, Specialist, Associate, Senior Associate and Manager roles you may have the opportunity to participate in an on-demand video interview. To learn more about our innovative cloud-based online application interview process click here: https://www.pwc.com/ca/applytopwc
This opportunity is not with PwC US, but with PwC Canada, a member of the PricewaterhouseCoopers global network of firms, which is a separate legal entity. As these positions are with another PwC network firm, that PwC network firm will manage the recruiting process, make the hiring decision, and set the terms and conditions of employment.
About PwC Law LLP
Achieve your full potential in an environment where there’s flexibility to cultivate your personal brand and knowledge base. About PwC Law LLP PwC Law LLP is a law firm affiliated with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Canada that provides clients strategic guidance and support in all aspects of Canadian, U.S. and global immigration. PwC Law LLP is part of PwC’s global immigration network with over 800 people in 128 countries