Mehlman Jacobs, LLP is a rapidly growing employment-based immigration law firm. We have multiple Immigration Associate positions available based in San Diego, CA, Northern CA (Bay Area), New York and New Jersey. Remote opportunities for experienced candidates in other areas may also be considered based on location and business need.
Primary responsibilities will include:
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
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
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 in Houston, Texas. 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.