Global Immigration Associates, P.C., is an independent law firm located in Chicago, IL, with a practice limited to US employment-based immigration legal services. We work exclusively for the customers of Envoy Global, Inc., creator of the world’s first enterprise-class global mobility platform. Envoy’s best-of-breed technology makes hiring and managing a global, world-ready workforce seamless and transparent.
GIA’s unique collaboration with Envoy Global is changing the way companies and their employees plan, manage, and succeed in their US immigration journeys. By leveraging Envoy’s technology platform and client support resources, GIA delivers an outstanding client experience to over 1000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500 members to small businesses.
GIA is seeking an experienced employment-based immigration counsel for the role of Consulting Attorney, to support the rapidly growing Envoy Global-GIA partnership. The Consulting Attorney is a non-equity position focused on: business development, including participation in Envoy RFP responses and joint meetings with prospective clients; consulting with current and prospective clients on immigration policies and best practices; supporting improvement of the Envoy Global software platform by contributing legal insights and experience to application development efforts; and supporting Envoy’s sales and client service teams with legal reviews and needs evaluations for current and prospective clients. The Consulting Attorney will be required to be available for up to 25% domestic travel.
The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of experience with all common US employment-based case types, including experience handling matters and client interactions from inception to filing. The successful candidate will be a highly organized self-starter comfortable practicing in a technology-driven, high-volume, fast-paced environment. Must currently be admitted to at least one US state bar. Experience with employment-based green cards (PERM), H-1B, L, TN, and B visas, as well as related dependent visas and work authorizations required. Experience with RFEs, consular practice, O or P visas strongly preferred. Experience with family-based immigration or employment immigration appeals work a plus.
GIA offers a competitive salary and benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, and 401(k) plan with match and immediate vesting. Convenient Chicago Loop location. Employees accrue 15 days of PTO during the first year of employment, with 9 paid company holidays.
Global Immigration Associates, P.C., is an equal opportunity employer and will recruit, hire, train and promote into all job levels the most qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identification, veteran status, pregnancy, or any other protected classification.
Internal Number: 3125252801
About Global Immigration Associates, P.C.
Global Immigration Associates, P.C. is an independent law firm based in Chicago, Illinois. At Global Immigration Associates, all we do is immigration law. It’s our passion and our profession. Immigrants make America stronger, more prosperous, and more diverse, and we are enormously proud to play a part in helping people and their employers realize the ambition to work and live in the U.S. We work exclusively with the customers of Envoy Global (www.envoyglobal.com), using its best-in-breed technology platform.