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Business Immigration - Associate Attorney - Senior

Seattle, WA 98104
Job Description: One of Fortunes Best Places to Work, Perkins Coie, LLP, a leading international law firm, is seeking a Business Immigration Associate Attorney in our Seattle office. We will also consider candidates in our Anchorage, Austin, Boise, Madison or Phoenix office. Weve created a firm culture that is based on collaboration, dedication to serving our clients and mutual respect. If you are interested in joining the team, please apply at the link below. We are seeking a Business Immigration associate for our International Transactions & Trade practice. The candidate must have at least 5 years of experience working on a range of employment-based immigration matters including developing immigration strategies, programs and processes for corporate employers to manage their foreign national workforce. We are a collaborative team seeking an associate who is ready to exercise the initiative necessary take their practice to the next level. Candidates must have strong academic credentials and references as well as strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively manage internal and external client relationships. Some of the responsibilities for this position include the following: Conducting in-depth research and staying abreast of changes in the law and practice and drafting client updates on any important developments; Reviewing case work and developing a clear case strategy at the outset; Assessing eligibility of corporate foreign national employees for non-immigrant and immigrant visa status in the United States, including, but not limited to E-1/2/3, H-1B, L-1, O-1, TN, PERM labor certifications, I-140 immigrant petitions, and I-485 adjustment of status applications; Drafting responses to requests for evidence; Partnering with colleagues to resolve client issues, share information, and support client projects; Communicating regularly with clients regarding procedural, case processing issues, and case strategy; and Supervising the work of paralegal staff in case and document preparation. To apply, please access the link below and attach your cover letter, resume, law school transcript and a writing sample.
Posted: 2022-09-15 Expires: 2022-10-15

Perkins Coie understands your career is about choices, not trade-offs. Named one of the country's "100 Best Places to Work For" by FORTUNE magazine for 13 consecutive years, we provide an exceptional foundation on which to continue or expand your practice. During the past three years, we have hired more than 200 lateral attorneys firmwide at all experience levels. Our attorneys have broad and diverse backgrounds both within and outside the practice of law. By focusing on outstanding client service, superior legal work and generous pro bono and community involvement opportunities, we're dedicated to providing an atmosphere that encourages you to pursue your definition of success--both inside and outside the office.

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