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Focus: Forming and Operating an EB-5 Regional Center Book

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US business immigration specialists at Egan, LLP are seeking an Associate Lawyer to manage multiple and challenging U.S. business immigration engagements and to contribute to the delivery of solutions and ideas for their diverse clients. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership, and career advancement to the right candidate. Responsibilities include demonstrating a solid understanding of U.S. business immigration law and effectively applying this knowledge to client situations, preparing and submitting non-immigrant, immigrant, and PERM applications in a high volume environment, facilitating the legal movement of employees across borders for business travel, and managing law clerks and other client service team members. Ideal candidate will have a JD along with admission to any U.S. state bar, 3+ years of business immigration experience, with an emphasis on high-volume H/L NIV and PERM filings, and excellent managerial, organizational, and verbal/written communication skills. Please send your resume to charlene.teed@ca.ey.com. Ernst & Young is committed to diversity and equality.

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ComingNGoings: Immigration Reading

Right to DREAM: Immigration Reform and America's Future by William A. Schwab(Author), G. David Gearhart(Forward) - University of Arkansas Press, 158pp - ISBN: 9781557286383 - http://www.amazon.com/Right-DREAM-Im...dp/1557286388/






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