Law Clerk

Summary:  Assist Attorneys and Senior Paralegals with management of corporate immigration cases and client interactions.


Essential Functions:

  • Prepare immigration cases as assigned by manager for submission to the appropriate government agency; begin to achieve a mastery of   case types from simple to complex filings within particular practice area(s).
  • Responsible for working with attorneys in the preparation, filing, and monitoring of various immigration cases.
  • Understand the procedures and documentation required for cases to be filed successfully and following G&A’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 Sr. Paralegal and/or Attorney
  • Handle a high caseload and work within strict timelines.
  • Monitor the status of all filed applications and petitions.
  • Evaluate cases and assist in providing case strategies and/or solutions to issues.
  • Keep abreast of current regulations and procedures relating to filing applications.
  • Maintain confidentiality of client information.


Non-Essential Functions:

  • Run reports to assist in managing one’s own caseload.
  • Retrieve and/or return files.
  • Make photocopies.
  • Send faxes and scan documents.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Work Experience

  • J.D. or LL.M. degree and demonstrated interest in immigration law is required.   
  • Ability to excel within an extremely high-volume environment and make sound judgment calls. 
  • Ability to work well with minimal supervision. 
  • Ability to prioritize cases, manage caseload and other tasks (i.e. projects, company   management responsibilities, etc.). 
  • Ability to meet deadlines and goals. 
  • Demonstrated level of independence in handling cases. 
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office required.

Physical Demands:

  • While performing duties, the employee will constantly operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer;
  • The employee will occasionally need to move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.;
  • Must be able to lift 35 pounds;
  • Must be able to stand or sit for long periods of time.

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