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. Scroll down to see the opportunities!

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Focus: PERM Recruitment and Audits for IT and Other
The third and final session of the 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.

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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

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

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 See

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

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

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

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

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

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