Comment: Job Openings


The ideal time to start looking for a job is now. Small and large law firms are looking for immigration attorneys, paralegals and professionals. Today, Immigration Daily features job openings in Los Angeles, CA; Atlanta, GA; Iselin, NJ; New York, NY; Long island City, NY; Stamford, CT; and Ridgewood, NJ.
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Article: Possible Retrogression for Chinese EB-5 Investors: Legitmate Cause for Concern By Paul Ruby




Article: Are GOP Immigration Standards Enough to Shake Up the Conversation? By Mary Giovagnoli




Blogging: Are Republicans Running Away From Their Immigration "Principles"? By Roger Algase



Blogging: Immigrant Rights Supporters Chain Themselves Together to Protest Deportation Policy by Matthew Kolken



News: DOL Atlanta National Processing Center Releases Criteria Used For PERM Cases Audits



News: EOIR Announces Availability of Country Conditions Resource Information









Focus: PERM Recruitment and Audits for IT and Other

The third and final session of the ILW.com seminar series, "Hi-Tech PERM" will take place on Thursday, February 6th. The Discussion Leader will be Joel Stewart; other speakers for this series include Rami Fakhoury, Linda Kim, Matt Morse, Michael Piston, Ed Rubin, Lawrence Rudnick, Rohit Turhkud, David Ware, and Nathan Waxman. The curriculum is as follows:



  • Submission of Resumes v. On-Line Job Application

  • Definitions: Referrals, Applicants, US Workers

  • HR Resume Screening: Administrative Conveniences vs. PERM

  • Interviews and Evaluations of Job Applicants

  • Trends in Job Shops & 3rd Party Employments

  • Issues in Specific Industries: Programming, Hardware Design, Cam-Cad, Etc.

  • How to Respond to Unusual Audit Requests

  • Post Denial Requests for Reconsideration & Appeal



The deadline to register for this session is February 4th. Miss the first two sessions? Don't worry! We will send CDs of the recordings in the mail.



For additional information, including speaker biographies, detailed curriculum, and to register, please see:

Online:
http://www.ilw.com/seminars/201316.shtm


Fax Form: http://www.ilw.com/seminars/201316.pdf











Headline: Republicans blame Obama for stalling immigration Click here

Headline: Good chance of getting immigration reform this year, says Barack Obama Click here

Headline: US immigration bill in doubt this year: Republican Paul Ryan Click here

Headline: U.S. Immigration Law: Navigating The H-1B Cap Season Click here

Headline: Immigrant reform might raise price of citizenship Click here

Headline: Good News for Immigration: It Is an Election Year Click here

Headline: Ryan:Broad U.S. immigration reform 'clearly in doubt' Click here

Headline: Cantor reluctant to address citizenship issue in immigration reform Click here

Headline: Coca Cola's Ad highlights the diversity of America. That diversity we are so proud of, comes from immigration Click here










Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Los Angeles, CA - Polsinelli, LLP is seeking a candidate to immediately fill a Paralegal position in their Immigration group in Los Angeles (Century City). Responsibilities include drafting government form, writing letters, conducting research, maintaining files and case management, preparing and maintaining reports, and communicating with clients. Ideal candidate will have attention to detail, the ability to multi-task, and the ability to meet assigned deadlines. Requirements include a Paralegal Certificate and BS or BA degree; immigration experience a plus. Please send resumes to hhaynes@polsinelli.com.


Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Atlanta, GA - Lucy Lu & Associates is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with
three additional offices in Macon, GA, New York, NY, and Chattanooga, TN.
The firm s practice includes Immigration, International Business,
Intellectual Property and Entertainment and Media. The firm has an immediate
opening for one Immigration Paralegal. The position will participate in all
aspects in the firm s national business immigration, including EB-1A/B/C,
L-1A/B, H-1B, PERM, I-140, I-485, E-1/2/3, and other nonimmigrant and
immigrant petitions. Ideal candidates will be able to successfully
multi-task in a fast-paced environment, and adhere to deadlines. The
candidates shall be self-disciplined, highly organized, and details-oriented
with strong work ethics and integrity. Strong communication ability in
writing and verbally. Bachelor's degree plus 3+ years of business immigration
experience. Proficiency in INSZOOM and MS Office. Please send resumes, cover
letter, and a writing sample to hr@lucylulaw.com.


Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

New York, NY - Downtown immigration (business and family) firm is seeking an experienced Legal Assistant. Will assist in drafting applications and petitions, perform research, and proofread documents. Ideal candidate will have strong writing, verbal, and organizational skills. 1+ years of experience and bachelor's degree preferred. Ability to handle multiple cases. Bilingual a plus. Email your resume and writing sample to terryc@nawlaw.com. See www.nawlaw.com.




Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Iselin, NJ - Nair Law Group, A P.C. is seeking a business immigration
paralegal for their Iselin, NJ office. Must have 1+ years of
business immigration experience. Must have background in H-1B, L-1, TNs,
PERM, I-140s, and I-485s. Must be organized, detailed-oriented, excellent
customer service skills and have the ability to multi-task. Please email
cover letter, resume, and salary requirement to nnair@nairlaw.com.



Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney

Long island City, NY - The Law Office of Usman B. Ahmad is seeking a talented, ambitious, and service-oriented Associate Immigration Attorney to help coordinate, prepare, and maintain the filing of immigration cases for clients. Position requires attendance at interviews and hearings. Moreover, attorney should have knowledge of certain issues that are specific to asylum law including but not limited to one year issues, EAD issues, and the ability to articulate social groups.Must have excellent English writing and oral communication skills, and excellent organization and computer skills; secondary language skills a plus. 2+ years of experience in immigration law required and must have passed a state bar examination; experience in green card and labor
certification process preferred. Please send resume to sgomez@usmanbahmad.com



Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Stamford, CT - Established practice is currently seeking an experienced part-time (approximately 30 hours/week) paralegal. Must be bilingual (Spanish/English). Please email resume and cover letter to
paralegal12082010@gmail.com



Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegals

Ridgewood, NJ - Nachman Phulwani Zimovcak (NPZ) Law Group, P.C. has an immediate opening for two (2) Immigration Paralegals. These positions will participate in all aspects of the firm's Business and Family Immigration practice, including assisting in the management of client relationships, case review and analysis, preparing and filing employment-based nonimmigrant and immigrant petitions, including PERM processing, and serving as a primary contact to numerous clients. Ideal candidate will be able to successfully multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment. Must be able to communicate effectively in writing and verbally, and be able to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems. Must be able to manage one's own time and the time of others. Entry Level applicants must possess a Bachelor's degree and have 1+ years of immigration experience. Salary is commensurate with experience. EOE. Please send resumes and letter of interest and salary requirements to info@visaserve.com




Law Practice Wanted

Want to Buy New Jersey Immigration Law Practice. Gross revenue $500K or less. Seller to Transition the practice for 12 months. Call Ed Poll at 800-837-5880 or send email edpoll@lawbiz.com.







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