Prepare and file nonimmigrant H, L1A, L1B, Blanket L and TN work visa petitions in volume for employees of large multinational companies with USCIS. Gather evidence from employer and employee to meet petition requirements. Prepare and file immigrant visa petitions for employment-based preferences. Prepare and file PERM applications. Maintain case management database for immigration cases. Run reports of nonimmigrant status, I-94s and passports' expiration dates and deadlines to renew. Record accurately and timely cases prepared and billing for accounting specialist. Read statutes, regulations and agency policy memos to prepare cases properly within the law. Meet with clients and have conference calls with employees and attorneys to discuss legal issues pertinent to specific cases.
Must be a detailed-oriented individual to analyze cases and specific legal issues. Must have at least 3-4 years of work experience as a corporate business immigration paralegal. Able to handle high volume case load and know how to prioritize workload. This position requires excellent English verbal and written communication skills. Must have worked and processed successfully nonimmigrant and employment based immigrant visa processes for 3-4 years.
Fluency in Spanish preferred.
Internal Number: 018029
About Graves & Graves, P.C.
Graves & Graves, P.C. is a Houston based law firm with more than 30 years of expertise in the immigration and consular areas. The firm has 16 employees and represents corporate employers and employees globally with all immigration needs. It is conveniently located in the Galleria area and serves clients in the medical, energy, oil and gas and educational industries. The firm processes nonimmigrant and immigrant petitions before the USCIS, U.S. Department of Labor, Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Department of State. The firm practices exclusively immigration law and handles complex consular issues at U.S. Embassies and Consulates abroad.