Provide legal advice and guidance to clients in all aspects of U.S. employment-based immigration
Maintain accuracy to high volume, rapid turnover caseload
Review case documents and immigration petitions for filing with the appropriate government agency
Direct and review the work of paralegals and other support staff
Responsible for: nonimmigrant visa petitions (H-1B, L-1, E-1/E-2, TN, O-1) and permanent residency processing (PERM labor certification, PERM exempt I-140 petitions, and adjustment of status)
Maintain a high level of communication with clients
JD along with admission to any U.S. state bar
On-site preferred. Will consider remote hire
Minimum 2-10 years of U.S. business immigration experience, with an emphasis on high-volume H/L NIV, IV and PERM filings
Demonstrated experience providing consultations, guidance, and strategic analysis to U.S. based clients pertaining to employment-based immigration
Excellent managerial, organizational and verbal/written communication skills
Ability to provide not only technical expertise, but provide proactive business solutions to our clientele that are in line with their needs.
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic team-oriented environment
2 openings. Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits package including medical/dental/FSA/retirement/flexible PTO
About Mehlman Jacobs LLP
Mehlman Jacobs LLP is a rapidly growing employment-based immigration law firm based on San Diego, CA with immediate openings for full-time U.S. immigration attorneys. The position may be based at our primary office in San Diego, CA or a qualified applicant may be considered from any city to work remotely. This position offers excellent opportunities for leadership and career advancement for the right candidate.
Mehlman Jacobs, a California Limited Liability Partnership, limited to the practice of immigration law, is a member of Ernst & Young Global Limited and is independently owned and operated by U.S. licensed lawyers.