Legal Assistant / Writer

Brown Immigration Law PC, LLO is a boutique immigration law firm that serves a wide variety of corporate clients and individuals who are pursuing the American Dream. Our role is to support our clients in fulfilling that dream while also providing excellent service and peace of mind.

We seek good writers with awesome gray matter – we don’t hire for immigration experience (we will train), but seek talent, critical thinking skills, and a good heart. The role involves handling a variety of immigration matters for small businesses, hospitals, universities, startups, multinational corporations and research organizations. You will work with attorneys, have contact with scientists, physicians, managers and other professionals to determine their skills and background, draft documents to establish their eligibility for immigration benefits and help guide them through the immigration process. We also support immigration needs of individuals and families.

Experience preparing LCA’s, H-1B, L-1, PERM, I-140, adjustments of status and IV consular processing is a plus, but not required. Training will be provided.

Specific responsibilities include analyzing case documents, preparing immigration applications for filing with the appropriate government agency, and drafting petitions, applications and specialized support letters detailing eligibility for visa classification and other immigration benefits.

The ideal candidate will possess excellent writing and organizational skills. Must be a detail-oriented self-starter who has the ability to handle multiple priorities and work well independently and as part of a team. Preference will be given to those applications with foreign language proficiency, preferably Spanish. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Brown Immigration is a positive work environment where the people we help are real and the work we do is important. Please connect with us if you share our passion and interest in helping others realize their dreams.

Please email resume, cover letter, professional references, and a writing sample to canderson@brownimmigrationlaw.com.

Associate Attorney

Brown Immigration Law PC, LLO is a boutique business immigration law firm that serves a wide variety of corporate clients and individuals who are pursuing the American Dream. Our role is to support our clients in fulfilling that dream while also providing excellent service and peace of mind.

We seek excellent writers with strong critical thinking skills, someone who pays attention to detail, has a positive attitude and work ethic, and has a heart for service. Effective time management and organization skills are also essential. The Associate will be a key member of the firm with the potential to grow in their role as the firm continues to grow. With regards to immigration legal work, you will determine the best immigration strategy for the client, perform legal research on issues, advise the client, draft legal documents, complete relevant immigration forms and compile supporting documentation. You will also supervise one to two paralegals, and be involved in client meetings, client presentations, and proposal responses.

Our firm has a very high standard for our work product and client service and are looking for similar minded people.

A work day for an Associate Attorney will depend on the needs of our clients but will generally include the hours in which we are open to the public, 8:30-5:00pm. You will schedule your own client appointments and manage your own schedule.

Qualifications:

• Juris Doctorate from accredited university (Required)
• Bar admittance – any state
• Prior experience in immigration or business law. (Preferred) Candidates that demonstrate their interest in these areas based on previous activities will be given preference. We would consider a recent graduate without post-graduate immigration experience if the candidate demonstrated an interest in immigration law while in law school.
• Fluency in Spanish is an asset and knowledge of other languages (Preferred)

To apply, please submit the following to canderson@brownimmigrationlaw.com:

• Resume
• Cover letter describing the interest in immigration and/or business law
• Law School transcripts
• Writing sample

Salary Information: Commensurate with experience.