Law Office of Thomas V. Allen, PLLC, is New Jersey’s one of the largest and fastest growing immigration law firm. Our firm strives to provide the highest quality immigration services to our clients—and we have developed a top reputation for taking on challenging and complex cases, and getting results.
We are looking for a like-minded and talented attorney to practice primarily litigation. Are you looking for an opportunity to practice law with colleagues who, like you, enjoy the creative and intellectual challenges in this field? If so, we encourage you to consider an exciting and rewarding career with Law Office of Thomas V. Allen, PLLC.
Our law firm is seeking an immigration attorney who will be an exceptional addition to our team. As a litigation associate,you will be responsible for managing a caseload of cases challenging the denial of employment-based petitions, including H-1B, I-140, etc. You will bring a number of skills to this job, including (a) strong written and oral advocacy; (b) effective client and caseload management; (c) disciplined adherence to best practices; and (d) commitment to exercising leadership and improving the performance of our team.
What You’ll Do
Manage a caseload of lawsuit under the Administrative Procedure Act and file the same before various federal district courts throughout the United States.
Prepare and argue motions
Conduct investigations and discovery to effectively support our clients’ claims with persuasive evidence
Effectively communicate with other attorneys and experts in the field—locally and nationally—to leverage as much knowledge and advice as possible for the benefit of our clients
Legal research and writing--specifically, drafting and filing motions and briefs before the immigration courts, Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Litigate petitions for writ of habeas corpus and applications for preliminary injunctive relief in the U.S. District Court
Perform consultations for potential clients who are interested in the law firm’s services
What You’ll Bring
Juris Doctor from an accredited law school
Must be licensed to practice law by the highest court of any state
At least 3-5 years of relevant legal experience is preferred
And,most importantly, a commitment to our mission and values
*All applicants must submit a resume, a cover letter, and two (2) writing samples.
Job Type: Full-time
Work Location: South Plainfield, NJ or Princeton, NJ
401K plan after 1 year
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
About Law Office of Thomas V. Allen, PLLC.
Law Office of Thomas V. Allen is recognized as one of the fastest growing law firm focusing its practice in business immigration laws. Our firm has one of the most knowledgeable business immigration attorneys and case workers who are passionate of legal research and capable of handling very complex immigration matters.
We practice U.S immigration primarily focused on employment based immigration serving a wide range of corporate and individual clients. Our expertise and in depth knowledge of business immigration has helped us to partner with our clients to deliver highly personalized service. We truly understand our clients’ business and cater to their individual needs.