Paralegal

San Francisco

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Seeking an experienced, motivated and efficient Paralegal to work with our in-house attorney on all legal matters with a primary focus on employment-based immigration and commercial contract review. The position provides an opportunity to work with a growing global company with exposure to legal systems across multiple jurisdictions and in multiple countries.

Responsibilities include:
  • Prepare U.S. nonimmigrant and immigrant visa petitions, including H-1B, L-1, TN, PERM, and AOS applications
  • Compile and assist with filing of RFE responses 
  • Manage expiration dates and applicable deadlines of all employment-based visas 
  • Coordinate all PERM labor certification applications with outside counsel
  • Assist with visa processes in Canada and Europe
  • Monitor and respond to communications from employees
  • Assist with drafting, reviewing, and finalizing commercial contracts

Requirements:
  • 2-3 years in a law firm environment with exposure to employment-based immigration in the U.S.
  • Understanding of  employment-based visas and PERM process 
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities in a fast-paced environment
  • Legal research experience with an ability to learn new areas of the law and think creatively to solve problems
  • Experience drafting and proofreading legal documents with high level of attention to detail
  • Excellent client service skills with an awareness of how to maintain the highest level of confidentiality
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative
  • Demonstrated facility using Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records.

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