Comment: Jobs in NY, NJ, and CA

It is the new start; law firms are hiring attorneys and paralegals. See below help wanted ads for San Diego, CA, Ridgewood, NJ, New York, NY, and Long Island City, NY.

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Focus: India EB-5 Expos

ILW offers limited EB-5 exhibition opportunities at Bangalore, Mumbai & Delhi EB5 Expo
March 12, 2017 Bangalore, March 14, 2017 Mumbai, India & March 16, 2017 Delhi, India

Info on India:

  • India saw 43,000 millionaires leave in ten years ending in 2013 - second only to China.
  • India is already in second tier of 6 EB-5 countries which come after China. It is the fastest growing of the top seven (including China) EB-5 markets in the world.
  • India is the only competitor to China in the long run in EB-5. No other country can even come close to China.
  • India is fullyEnglish speaking country - no translation needed even for official documents.
  • Indian regulatory structures are more robust than China. India source of funds will be easier to handle for USCIS as compared to China source of funds.
  • ILW has considerable experience operating in India, which we will use to help you get results.
  • ILW offers ongoing India representation for EB-5 issuers, compliant with both Indian and US law.
  • In ILW EB5 expos you will meet with direct investors, and/or with agents/intermediaries from the country and/or a combination of the above (all depending on local law)

Format

All Day Expo featuring Exhibit Hall and frequent short seminars. (Speaking Opportunity included in Expo).

Price:

$3,999 per city;

Combo Discount and Early Bird Discount Available

Discount Deadline: January 27, 2017

Special offer for Immigration Attorneys: Speaking opportunities only $199.

For more info please call (212)545-0818 or email webmaster@ilw.com or click here.

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
San Diego, CA - Boutique San Diego immigration law office is looking to add an attorney. The firm emphasizes business immigration, while also maintaining an active family based immigration and naturalization practice. The candidate must be able to multi-task, work independently, and maintain a pleasant and professional demeanor with clients and colleagues. Our offices are located in a Class A building in downtown San Diego. Experience in employment based immigration law is preferred, but not required. Please send resume and a cover letter explaining your interest to HR@nadalinlaw.com

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Ridgewood, NJ - Immigration Law Firm with offices in NJ, NY, Indiana and affiliated offices in India and in Canada seeks Business Immigration Paralegals and Business Immigration Specialists for several positions. Responsibilities: preparation of a wide variety of business-based nonimmigrant petitions (H-1B, H-3, TN, E-1/E-2, J-1, L-1 and O-1). Emphasis on L and E visas a plus. Assist corporate clients with PERM application process. Applying t U.S. consular offices abroad. Work closely with clients' and their employees and families to provide comprehensive immigration service through the application process, including responses to applications, RFEs, interviews and compliance. Review immigration regulations and be able to apply them to various case scenarios. Perform research using all available immigration research tools including government agencies' websites. Education and/or Experience: BA/BS required; Proficient at Microsoft Office Applications and Adobe Acrobat; Writing sample can be submitted with resume; Minimum of 1 to 4 years of experience with the corporate business immigration process. Preferred: Paralegal Certificate and Gujarati and/or Hindi a plus. Strong communication skills; Excellent attention to detail and proofreading skills, good judgment; analytical and problem solving skills; A self-starter who shows ownership and commitment to the job. We sponsor. Salary commensurate with experience. To apply, please send cover letter and salary requirements to HR@visaserve.com

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
New York, NY - Immigration law firms seeks immigration paralegal to h andle client intake, explain process and requirements to client, collect and analyze documents and evidence for cases,perform research and discuss case strategy with attorney. Draft petitions, applications and support letters for O-1, EB-1 and NIW applications. Calendar deadlines, correspond with clients, maintain database. prioritize and monitor cases. Must be able to think creatively but formulate solid arguments. Must have a passion for this type of work, be detail-oriented with strong analytical and writing skills. Ability to handle large caseload and multitask essential. Japanese, Korean and Chinese language skills a huge advantage. Please send resumes to jane@janeorgelesq.com

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Long Island City, NY - Immigration law firm seeks an Associate Attorney with one year to three years of experience in Immigration law. The law firm handles a variety of immigration cases, including but not limited to Cancellation of Removal, Political Asylum, Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Provisional Waivers, U-Visa, VAWA, DACA, SIJ, and Employment based cases. The firm also represents clients before Immigration Court, the BIA, and all circuit courts. Responsibilities include: working with the paralegal team to supervise and facilitate the preparation of immigration packets to be sent to USCIS; preparing evidence and briefs to be sent to the Immigration Court, Board of Immigration Appeals, and Federal Circuit Court of Appeals; conducting legal research; appearing in Immigration Court on behalf of clients; representing clients in adjustment of status and naturalization interviews. Attorneys will also research and draft complex RFE responses and Motions to Reopen/Reconsider to USCIS. Qualifications: Minimum 1 to 3 years of experience in immigration law, Experience working with Cancellation of Removal and Asylum -based cases preferred, Admitted to practice in New York State. Salary commensurate with education and experience. Benefits: Competitive compensation, 401(k) profit sharing plan, paid holidays, vacation and sick time, health insurance options, short term and long term disability insurance. Please send resumes to sgomez@usmanbahmad.com

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