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Immigration Paralegal

The Law Offices of Irena Karpinski
Washington, DC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job description:

The Law Offices of Irena I. Karpinski is a boutique law firm in downtown Washington, DC specializing in wide-ranging areas of immigration law. Our practice is heavily focused on immigration matters such as family-based petitions, naturalization, adjustment of status, consulate processing, hardship waivers, removal defense, asylum, special immigrant juvenile status, appeals, employment authorization non-immigrant visas, and employment-based petitions for skilled workers and other professionals.

We are looking a full-time immigration paralegal. The ideal candidate is an entry-level to mid-level professional with two to three years of immigration law experience. The ideal candidate is also detail-oriented and able to manage a heavy workload. This can be an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to develop case management skills, learn to build client relationships, and receive training from experienced legal professionals.

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparing and sending U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) forms
  • Preparing and submitting filings for Immigration Court (motions, supplemental)
  • Updating client information in the firm’s case management database
  •  Providing general administrative and clerical support
  • Assisting attorneys with case management and other tasks as assigned
  • Regularly communicating with clients and responding to inquiries by phone and email

Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Familiar with Immigration Court and USCIS procedures
  •  Able to multi-task and productive in a fast-paced environment
  • Minimum 1 year of experience as an immigration paralegal / law clerk, or similar position.

Salary will be determined based on experience. Full-time employment includes healthcare benefits and paid time off for vacation, illness, and federal holidays.

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter describing your relevant skills and experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Schedule: 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday

The Law Offices of Irena Karpinski

Address

1330 New Hampshire Ave. NW

Washington, DC
USA

Industry

Legal