Our Denver office has an opportunity available for an experienced business immigration paralegal to join their expanding team! The Senior Paralegal (3) is able to capably perform all the duties of the Paralegal 2 position, has mastery of their subject-matter area, the ability to manage a high volume caseload, and supports the Immigration Practice Training Manager in training more junior paralegals to process petitions and applications. The Senior Paralegal may coordinate the work of multiple paralegals in support of large clients, serve as a client team’s advisory point of contact, and maintains ownership of team process manuals. Focuses on handling complex matters and atypical visa matters across subject matters. Compiles and analyzes case facts, drafts correspondence, maintains and organizes client documentation. Maintains direct contact with multiple attorneys. Works directly with senior attorneys.
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5+ years of experience as paralegal in a business immigration practice.
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university, or a paralegal certificate from an ABA approved program.
PERM experience preferred.
Strong proficiency with MS Word, Outlook, INS Zoom, and a document management system.
Successful candidates will possess strong writing skills, have excellent attention to detail, be able to multi-task and work independently toward team goals.
Outstanding case/project management and organizational skills are required.
Must be able to communicate effectively and work well in a team environment.
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.