Job Title: Law Clerk (2 Positions Available)

Job Description:

Assist attorneys by researching law, analyzing legal issues and developing legal strategies in both International and U.S. law regarding immigration, business and corporation, compliance, administrative proceedings and civil litigation, labor and employment, taxation, commercial real estate and Intellectual property matters (approx. 30% of the time);

Conduct legal research on foreign laws, regulations, and policies with specific emphasis on forming business and non-profit entities in over 30 different countries with specific emphasis on establishing business/non-profit entities in Asian and/or African countries (approx. 15% of the time);

Prepare legal documents, including briefs, legal memoranda, pleadings, appeals, contracts, and real estate closing statements (approx. 15% of the time);

Strategize Non-Immigrant and Immigrant Visa options for corporate clients, religious organizations, educational institutions and individual clients (approx. 10% of the time);

Analyze and draft Nonimmigrant Visa petitions (B-1, F-1, J-1, H-1B, L-1, E, R and O) and Immigrant Visa Petitions (EB-1/2/3, including Outstanding Researcher/Professor, Extraordinary Ability); Draft PERM applications, Adjustment of Status, naturalization, consular processing matters (approx. 10% of the time);

Assess and analyze the Request for Evidence, determine the requirements and draft RFE responses; Independently monitor key expiration dates on active cases and initiate renewals in a timely manner (approx. 10% of the time);

Assess and analyze the legal issues in alternative dispute resolution matters such as mediation and arbitration; and arbitrate and mediate disputes between parties (approx. 10% of the time);

Required experience:

  • Master of Laws Degree