Comment: Jobs in IL, NJ, LA, and DC

Immigration Law Firm is hiring immigration Attorney. See below help wanted ads for Chicago, Illinois; Millburn, New Jersey; New Orleans, Louisiana; and Washington, DC.

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Focus: H1B to EB5

    Exhibition/speaking opportunities for November H-1B events are available. We still have Exhibition/speaking opportunities available in Philadelphia and Dallas as follows. Please see below for our October & November H1B to EB5 Expo schedule:
    • Philadelphia, PA - Monday, October 22 ( SOLD OUT )
    • Dallas, TX - Wednesday, October 24 ( SOLD OUT )
    • San Francisco, CA - Friday, October 26 ( 1 Seat Available )
    • Washington, DC - Monday, November 12 ( 3 Seats Available )
    • Atlanta, GA - Wednesday, November 14 ( 3 Seats Available )
    • San Jose, CA - Friday, November 16 ( SOLD OUT )

    If you are interested in signing up for any of the available cities please let us know at arambharose@ilw.com ASAP and we will send you a pro forma invoice.

    Format:
    Half Day Event for Indian H-1Bs considering EB-5 Option (Speaking Opportunity included) Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.
    Special Note for Attorneys: This event will feature two immigration attorney panels solely on immigration law matters. The only way an immigration attorney can participate and speak at this event is if they are nominated by an issuer who is exhibiting at the event (there is no fee charged to immigration attorneys).

    EB-5 Issuers only - $3,999 per city for H-1B Event
    (Inquire about Discounts and also about Platinum Level)

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

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    Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
    Chicago, Illinois - Sidley Austin seeks an experienced immigration lawyer to join the Chicago office as a staff attorney. Candidates should have a minimum of 2 years of experience in high volume immigration work; the ability to work an immigration case from beginning to end (various forms/filings); experience handling requests for evidence; strong legal research and writing skills; the ability to manage client relationships; and experience working with and supervising paralegals. Interested candidates should apply at: https://lawyercareers-sidley.icims.com/jobs/4924/immigration-staff-attorney/job

    Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
    Millburn, New Jersey - Dornbaum & Peregoy top rated Specialty Employment/Business/Immigration Law Practice; seeks attorney to perform exacting research, creation of sophisticated legal arguments, and preparation of detailed submissions to USCIS; USDOL; USDOS; and agencies on H-1, L-1, TN, J-1, E-1/E-2, O-1,EB-1, NIW, PERM and RFE responses. Complex, high volume caseload of employment based business immigration cases; for IT, pharmaceutical, medical devices and biotech; finance, energy, banking, education and emerging businesses. Requires detailed analysis of eligibility under alternate categories; preparation of clear, concise, well-written, persuasive submissions to secure work authorization or residence, and/or support and justify the relief sought. Must analyze statutes, regulations, memoranda, guidelines; prepare compelling legal documents for appropriate agency. Performing research as needed; writing a persuasive case to support the petition for the category sought. Work would also include advice and consultation to employers on a number of diverse employment matters, including hiring, termination, reorganization, retention, and regulatory compliance (I-9 audits; E-Verify and Wage and Hour issues). A background in corporate governance and/or tax is helpful to understand the corporate relationships that are the basis for some categories.Please email resume, and writing sample (preferable non-legal (an example of expository college writing/essay would be best)) and salary requirements to: peregoy@immigrationlawyersnj.com

    Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
    New Orleans, Louisiana - Reputable & fast-paced New Orleans law firm seeks FT, Spanish speaking Immigration Attorney to join our team. The firm offers a competitive package including paid holidays, paid vacation, and a retirement fund. Responsibilities include: Providing legal expertise for matters such as visa applications, green cards, citizenship and naturalization, deportation issues, and employment for non-citizens. Experience would include immigration trials, individual hearings for asylum, waiver experience, and cancellation of removal hearings. Ideally candidate will have 2+ years of Immigration experience, and can work with little supervision. Candidate must be fully bi-lingual and able to read, write, and speak in Spanish. Please do not apply if you do not speak fluent Spanish. http://www.silvalawfirm.net/ to learn more about who we are. To apply please email: michelle@silvalawfirm.net

    Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
    Washington, DC - Small Washington, DC immigration law firm (Lichtman & Rosenblum, PLLC) seeks to hire a recent law graduate or attorney with up to three years of immigration experience for an Associate Attorney position. Solid academic record, demonstrated interest in immigration, excellent writing skills, and attention to detail are required. To apply, send cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school transcript to ELichtman@LRimmlaw.com with “Associate Attorney Position” in the subject line.

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