Comment: Jobs in CA and NY

Law firms are hiring attorneys and paralegals. See below help wanted ads for California and New York.

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Oakland, CA - CPG Law Group is seeking a Senior Immigration Attorney to provide legal support to a high demand immigration law practice. The Immigration Attorney will provide services and support on a variety of case types. DUTIES: Oversee a team of attorneys, paralegals and legal assistants; Primarily focus on H-1B, L-1, TN, E-3, PERM labor certification, I-140 and I-485; Review forms, filing letters, RFE responses, and letters of support; Manage external communications with clients and government agencies; Oversee attorney research on questions of law and procedure; Strategize immigration solutions with clients; Provide consultations to new clients; Counsel employers on compliance issues; Train legal assistants and paralegals when needed; Report directly to Managing Attorney. REQUIREMENTS: Must have a J.D. from a U.S. accredited law school; Admission to State Bar of California, or other jurisdiction; Must be in good standing with state bar(s) of admission; Minimum 6 years of solid business immigration experience including PERM, H-1B, L-1, TN, E-3, I-140 and I-485; Experience with high volume practice; Experience managing paralegals and legal assistants; Excellent organization and attention to detail; Proactive and team-oriented; Must be able to multi-task and handle competing priorities; Strong analytical, writing and research skills; Strong written and verbal communication skills; Provide a high level of client service. Please send cover letter and resume to hr@cpglawgroup.com. Compensation: DOE.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY - Goldstein & Lee P.C. with offices in New York & London is seeking a New York associate attorney with three to five years experience exclusively in business immigration with emphasis on E,L, and H petitions & applications. Experience in preparing Perm applications required. Preference for candidate with consular experience with emphasis on ineligibilities and waivers. Must be highly organized, with strong work ethic with meticulous attention to detail. Attorney will also do general consular work must be admitted to NY bar. Written references required. Please send resumes to richardgoldstein@goldsteinvisa.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Midtown Manhattan, NY – Satterlee Stephens LLP (www.ssbb.com) seeks a paralegal with at least 2 years of business immigration experience. Ideal candidate will have substantial experience with a wide range of NIV (E, H, L & O) and IV (EB-1, EB-2, EB-3 I-140 and AOS) matters and excellent case management and writing skills. Please send resume and writing sample to recruiting@ssbb.com.

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