The Hartford office of Robinson & Cole LLP, an Am Law 200 firm, is seeking a Business Immigration Associate with two to four years of business immigration law experience to join our Immigration practice.
Our lawyers, experienced in all aspects of immigration law, represent Fortune 100 and Global 500 companies, as well as small businesses, new ventures, and nonprofit organizations, including hospitals and universities. Our firm provides a full range of immigration legal services. We regularly prepare submissions to all applicable government agencies and assist clients with employment eligibility verification and compliance.
The ideal candidate will have experience assessing eligibility of corporate foreign national employees for nonimmigrant and immigrant visa status in the United States, working with clients to prepare petitions and applications for submission to United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of Labor (DOL) for nonimmigrant and immigrant status for foreign national duties, and working on other related duties as required.
Our ideal candidate has at least two years of immigration experience (either as an Immigration Associate or Immigration Paralegal), superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, has the ability to work as a member of a team, and works well in a fast-paced environment. Candidate must be highly motivated with strong organizational skills (with emphasis on detail) and the ability to prioritize tasks and work under pressure. Admission to the Connecticut bar is strongly preferred.
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About Robinson & Cole LLP
Robinson+Cole is a service mark of Robinson & Cole LLP, a law firm with eleven offices throughout the Northeast and Florida, serving regional, national, and international clients. With more than 200 attorneys, we are ranked among the 200 largest law firms in the U.S. Clients range from Fortune 500 to start-up companies, as well as nonprofit and governmental organizations. Since 1845, the firm has established a rich history of community involvement, pro bono service, celebration of diversity, and a well-recognized dedication to client service.
Legal service offerings and office locations have expanded to meet the changing needs of clients. Through an understanding of a client's industry, the nature and structure of their business, their risk tolerance, and budget considerations, we tailor our legal strategy to align with overall business needs. Where appropriate, alternative billing arrangements are made to provide clients with a greater degree of certainty about their legal costs. Robinson & Cole LLP's varied practice areas include corporate, mergers and acquisitions, tax and tax-exempt, finance, insurance and business litigation, land use, environmental and real estate, bankrup...tcy, health law, labor, employment and benefits, immigration, and intellectual property and technology.
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