We are an expanding law firm with offices in midtown Manhattan who has an opening for an experienced Business Immigration Legal Assistant/Paralegal.
This is a great opportunity to work with attorneys and other paralegals in our collegial, fast-paced U.S. business immigration law practice composed primarily of corporate clientele. Candidates should be proficient and able to perform the following tasks with limited supervision:
Assist attorney with preparation of all types of employment-based nonimmigrant and immigrant visa applications, including H-1B, L-1, O-1, E-2, PERM and EB-1 petitions.
Proficiency in all Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel)
Bachelor's Degree preferred.
Must have at least 3-5 years of experience in a similar role
The position also requires: excellent organizational, client service, communication, time management, and technological skills; effective judgment managing information; the ability to manage and meet deadlines in a fast-paced work environment; flexibility to work overtime, as deadlines require; the ability to multitask while adapting to changes in priorities; and the ability to adapt to changes in technology and process.
We offer competitive compensation and excellent benefits in a professional and collegial workplace environment.
Salary commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $60,000.00 - $75,000.00 per year
Additional Salary Information: Bonus
About Warshaw Burstein
With roots dating back to 1927, Warshaw Burstein, LLP is a full-service law firm with offices in New York City that has distinguished itself through superior and cost-effective legal services, and personalized client care and attention.
Warshaw Burstein, LLP is a mid-sized law firm, concentrating in the following practice areas: banking and finance, construction, corporate and securities, creditors’ defense litigation and compliance, entertainment and media, exempt organizations, financial services, foreclosure defense, immigration, intellectual property, litigation, matrimonial and family law, real estate, tax, and trusts and estates. We have comprehensive experience representing a wide range of international, national and local businesses of all sizes, as well as governmental authorities and many prominent families and individuals, in an extensive array of litigation and transactional matters.
At Warshaw Burstein, LLP, we strive to serve our clients with the highest levels of skill, quality and efficiency.
OUR PRACTICE IS FOUNDED ON:
Experience — Many of our partners have decades of experience and our clients benefit from their formidable business and legal knowledge. Th...e insight and expertise of our attorneys translate directly into exceptional advice and service.
Personal and customized client service — Our attorneys work closely with clients to provide solutions tailored to each client’s specific needs. The long-standing relationships we have with many of our clients attest to the excellence of our service.
Cost sensitivity — While providing outstanding service is our paramount concern, we maintain great vigilance in controlling costs by ensuring that matters are staffed efficiently and cost-effectively.
International reach - We are members of the Euro-American Lawyers Group (EALG).