The Marshall Denning Immigration Associate is responsible for the delivery of outstanding transactional support services for its global clients. The ideal candidate will be an experienced business immigration attorney with 5+ years' experience, at least 2 of which are in high volume practice.
Counsel and respond to queries from human resources, general counsel, managers, and employees on immigration-related matters, including nonimmigrant and immigrant status processing, documentation, visa options, admissibility issues, risks, timelines, etc.
Supervise and coordinate the work of other members of a legal team in a fast-paced environment.
Manage a heavy caseload of immigration matters in various stages.
Review and finalize employment-based immigration petitions and applications
Contribute to the development of practice processes to simplify work, standardize procedures and help the team operate more efficiently and effectively.
Conduct immigration-related research and proactively remain abreast legislative developments
Serve as the escalation point and advisor on a variety of matters
Proactively look to identify and mitigate legal and operational risks
JD and licensure in any U.S. state.
5+ years of business immigration experience at least 2 of which are in high volume practice
Prior business immigration experience in a fast-paced, high-volume business immigration work environment preferred.
Demonstrable understanding of L, H-1, TN, PERM, EB-1/2/3, adjustment of status, and consular processing
Ability to provide advice and legal counsel regarding immigration matters
Excellent attention to detail, as well as organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills.
Exemplary verbal and written communication skills with significant experience responding to government requests for further evidence.
Ability to manage a team and work within tight time constraints
Team player with proven ability to work collaboratively across different teams and levels
Energetic and disciplined with the willingness to work hard
Foreign language proficiency is a plus
Internal Number: Associate Immigration
About Marshall Denning
25 year national practice firm concentrating on PERMs, H-1Bs and L petitions,