Comment: Jobs in NY and FL

Law firms are hiring immigration attorneys. See below help wanted ads for New York and Florida.

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  • If you own hotels or know someone who has hotels, we would like to discuss this possibility with you. Please call us at 212-545-0818 or email
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Help Wanted: Immigration Professional
Miami, FL - Visa Franchise ( is recruiting a full-time Client Services Manager at our headquarters in Miami, FL. The position entails acting as the main point of contact for Visa Franchise clients as well as business partners. The focus is on servicing clients through in-person, phone, and video conferencing meetings. Additionally, the Client Services Manager will be tasked with contacting and interacting with potential franchise partners as they are added to the Visa Franchise platform. As the company is still growing rapidly, the Client Services Manager will also assist with other aspects of the business such as event marketing, prospect outreach, and franchise analysis. Requirements: Bachelor's Degree, Fluent in English and second language required (Spanish, Portuguese, and/or French), Strong ability to work with and communicate with others including clients, prospects, and franchise partners, Ability to work in a fast-paced, flexible environment, and be able to work effectively autonomously when required, Ability for writing, facilitating, and presenting analyses, High level of intellectual curiosity about new industries and businesses and be must generate concrete results through that curiosity, 0-5 years of job experience, preferably in a client-facing role. If interested, send email to

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY - Yarden Law Group has an opening for an immigration attorney with at least one year of business immigration experience to handle immigrant and non-immigrant cases including O-1, P-1, L-1, E-1, E-2, E-3, J-1, TN, EB-1,2,3 and naturalization cases. Good writing skills are necessary as well as ability to manage cases throughout their life cycle and effective communications with clients and team-members. Compensation depends on experience and skills. if interested, please submit your resume and cover letter by email to

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY - Immigration lawyer (Midtown, Manhattan) - Boutique business immigration firm seeks Associate with 3+ years of experience & a demonstrated passion for the field. Must have extensive experience handling PERMs, full range of NIV (esp. H & L) and IV petitions. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong initiative, ability to handle a high volume and diverse case load, top-tier English writing and communication skills, and excellent organizational skills. Compensation package commensurate with experience and skills. Outstanding environment, team oriented. Please email cover letter, resume & 2 relevant writing samples to:

Merger Partner Sought
Major immigration boutique is seeking a Merger Partner. Ideal Practice can be located anywhere in the US and must have several attorneys and an adequate support staff. Firm/Practice must have a clean ethics record and must be soundly run as a business. To start a confidential conversation, please email your interest to:

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