Job Posting: Business Immigration Legal Assistant - Albuquerque, NM Office

Business Immigration Legal Assistant

 

THE FIRM

 

Noble & Vrapi, P.A. is a premier full service immigration law firm with offices in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Las Cruces, and El Paso.  We offer high quality services and have an excellent reputation among clients, colleagues, and the community.  Our mission is simple: “Crushing Barriers, Changing Lives.”  

 

THE POSITION

 

We are hiring for a full time legal assistant to work in our business immigration department in matters of employment-based immigration, worksite compliance, investor visas, petitions for foreign nationals of exceptional ability, and related.  This position requires someone who has extreme attention to detail, can follow instructions closely, and has excellent written and oral communication skills.  

 

Mission

Assume all non-attorney tasks in all business immigration cases so as to enable attorneys to increase efficiency and volume.

 

Outcomes

  • Within the first 6 months on the job:

    • Be able to handle DOL and DHS draft filings with as much accuracy as possible and minimal supervision for attorney review.

      • Collect client information strategically and independently.  

      • Draft complete recruitment memo for attorney review and upon client approval execute recruitment plan.

      • Prepare draft filings with minimal supervision for attorney review.

  • Within the first year on the job:

    • Collaborate with attorneys in order to refine and finalize firm processes and procedures regarding business cases.

    • Bring existing client files into compliance with firm processes and procedures.

 

Competencies

  • Extreme attention to detail

  • Great communication, organization, planning, and time-management skills

  • Professional attitude and demeanor

  • Ability to work independently on collaborative projects

  • Efficiency

  • Persistence

 

Location

Albuquerque, NM.

 

Full Time

The position is full time, Monday-Friday.

 

Experience

No prior legal experience required.

 

Compensation

Competitive compensation package.  

 

HOW TO APPLY

 

Send resume to:

careers@noblelawfirm.com

 

In the subject line, please enter: <Last name, First name>; Business Immigration Legal Assistant Position

 

In the body of the email, in no more than four sentences, please state why you are interested in the position.

 

Attachments: Resume only. References must be included in the resume.