Established boutique immigration law firm of 15 years seeks a full-time Paralegal with experience in employment-based immigration matters to join our growing team. Jarecki Law Group, LLC is gay-owned and values diversity in hiring. More information about the firm is available at www.jareckilaw.com.
-Draft forms for employment-based immigration matters, including H-1B visas, PERM cases, and I-140 petitions.
-Support attorneys through the organization of documents, the monitoring of deadlines, and the management of checklists.
-Draft complex, lengthy written documents in support of immigrant and nonimmigrant employment-based matters (such as support letters for H-1Bs, O-1s, and National Interest Waivers).
-Maintain up-to-date and accurate case information in the firm's case management system (BlueDot).
-Provide exceptional customer service when assisting firm clients (both employers and employees).
-Provide ongoing updates to attorneys and clients regarding the status of cases.
-Research, analyze, and apply regulations and procedures (from USCIS, the DOS, and the DOL) for employment-based immigration matters.
-Maintain a friendly and professional demeanor while working in a fast-paced, high-volume environment.
-Answer, screen, and forward incoming phone calls and assist with setting appointments.
-Other duties, as assigned.
-At least two (2) years of experience in employment-based immigration matters (such as H-1B visas, PERM cases, and I-140 petitions).
-Only candidates who possess the skills of extreme organization, attention to detail, and outstanding written and verbal communication will be considered.
-Self-starter with a strong work ethic.
-Must be able to juggle multiple tasks at once with accuracy.
-Excellent analytical skills.
-Proficiency in a second language is preferred.
-Dedicated interest in working in the field of immigration and in reaching client goals.
Please submit a resume, a cover letter with salary requirements, and a writing sample to email@example.com. Professional references will be requested from candidates who advance in the hiring process. No phone calls please.
-Salary commensurate with experience.
-Paid holidays and vacation days.
-Health insurance and 401(k) plans are offered to eligible employees.
-This position will be primarily on-site in the firm's Loop office, with select remote work days allowed during the COVID-19 pandemic and potentially after.
-Anticipated start date in March (flexible).
About Jarecki Law Group, LLC
Boutique immigration firm in Chicago, IL with a diverse caseload, including employment, family, asylum, and removal. Firm is gay-owned and values diversity in hiring. Additional information on firm at www.jareckilaw.com.