Paralegal I in Houston, TX| LawFirmStaff

Need Help? Call 800-503-1198.
Law Firm Staff - Law Firm Placement
Influencing and
enriching the individual

Job Details

Below is detailed information about the job you selected.

Title : Paralegal I

Location : Texas - Houston
Refer to Job # ZKYR710543


Paralegal I RESPONSIBILITIES: Prepare immigration cases as assigned by manager for submittal to the appropriate government agency; begin to achieve a mastery of case types from simple to complex filings within particular practice areas. Demonstrate mastery of multiple case types from simple to complex filings within particular practice areas. Demonstrate increasing level of independence in handling cases and achieving monthly filing goals. Responsible for working with attorneys in the preparation, filing, and monitoring of various immigration and nationality law matters. Understand the procedures and documentation required for cases to be filed successfully and following BAL s service standards. Work with clients to gather the necessary information and documentation in a timely manner. Prepare forms according to information received from clients. Prepare letters and other documents on behalf of the employer/client. Finalize documents after review by Practice Manager, Team Manager and/or Attorney. Demonstrate ability to manage a high caseload and work within strict timelines. Monitor the status of all filed applications and petitions. Run reports to assist in managing one s own caseload. Assisting with the review of billing protocols and ensure that billing guidelines are met. Evaluate cases and assist in providing case strategies and/or solutions to issues. Provide company contacts with training and guidance regarding systems and general immigration matters. Keep abreast of current regulations and procedures relating to filing applications. Engage in frequent contact with company clients. Keep abreast of current regulations and procedures relating to filing applications. Make photocopies. Send faxes and scan documents. Retrieve and/or return files. Create mailing labels for packages and track delivery. Other duties as assigned. Works with clients to obtain documents and information necessary to prepare applications. Files and monitors applications and petitions with appropriate government agencies. Drafts support statements and organizes documentations for filling. Files and monitors applications and petitions with appropriate government agencies. Performs research to obtain information such as background on a company or industry, current wages, processing procedures, stand processing times, etc. Initiates contact with government officials to obtain necessary information to alert supervising attorney of potential delays or possible problems in the processing of an application. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or Paralegal Certificate. Strong preference for a writing based Bachelors (English Language, Journalism etc). 1+ years' corporate immigration experience required. PERM experience is required. Ability to excel within an extremely high volume environment. Ability to make sound judgment calls. Ability to work well with minimal supervision. Ability to catch errors and correct the work of others. Superior client service skills. Ability to prioritize cases, manage caseload and other tasks (i.e. projects, company management responsibilities, etc.). Ability to meet deadlines and goals.
 
Email: jobs@lawfirmstaff.com  NO CALLS PLEASE
 


This particular job is currently not active. However, since our clients regularly share with us similar and other job openings, we strongly recommend that you submit your resume. We shall review your resume and get in touch with you as soon as a suitable vacancy comes up to further discuss your interest in exploring the opportunity. Assisting you is our highest priority.

Please be assured that none of your materials will be forwarded to any employer without your consent. Of course, all inquiries are kept strictly confidential.


 
Job Listings of Law Firm Staff