Loke Walsh Immigration Law Senior Associate Culver City, CA · Remote · Full time

Loke Walsh Immigration Law is currently seeking a Senior Associate to start immediately. We are a busy, tight-knit law firm in Culver City, and are looking for a dedicated immigration attorney to handle business immigration matters and to provide sound legal advice and strategy to clients on all immigration matters. On any given day, you may be working on cases for artists and entertainers (musicians, dancers, actors, producers, directors, contortionists, TV hosts, VFX artists), scientists and researchers (astro-physicists, climate change researchers, artificial intelligence researchers), entrepreneurs, professionals (CEOs, VPs, investment bankers, engineers, accountants, architects, social media influencers), athletes and students as well as family-based cases. We are all immigrants supporting immigrants!

Description


What you will do

  • Prepare and review immigration applications for both family-based, employment-based (NIV and IV), and naturalization applications for filing with USCIS, including drafting forms, support letters and supporting documentation, and responding to RFEs.
  • Work closely with the principal attorney to legally evaluate viability of cases; analyze and develop strategy and supporting evidence for cases.
  • Assist in supervising and mentoring other paralegals and administrative staff in preparing and reviewing numerous petitions.
  • Communicate with clients in a friendly and professional manner over the phone and in person.
  • Monitor the status of all filed applications and petitions and provide status updates to clients.
  • Effectively manage complex projects under tight deadlines.


You must have

  • An active license to practice law in the United States. 
  • 4-5 years of business immigration experience.
  • Strong writing and analytical skills including use of proper grammar, punctuation and spelling.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills and ability to effectively manage and prioritize.
  • Strong attention to detail, a good work ethic, and excellent customer service skills.
  • The ability to work well under pressure and handle multiple, competing and changing priorities effectively under deadlines.
  • Have a demonstrated ability to work well independently and as part of a team.


You also

  • Are a self-starter demonstrating good judgment, initiative and ability to resolve problems, and
  • Wish to develop knowledge and expertise in specific areas with the goal of functioning independently.


What we offer

  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • 401(k) and employer matching
  • Paid time off
  • Paid traditional federal holidays plus a holiday break from Christmas day to New Year’s day
  • Other fringe benefits
  • Open to remote or hybrid schedule depending on experience


Ready to join us?

  1. Submit your application.
  2. Make sure to provide your background and a summary of your relevant experience in the "Additional information" field. You may copy your cover letter and paste it into this field.
  3. Upload a copy of your most recent resume.


You can learn more about Loke Walsh Immigration Law at lokewalsh.com.