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Legal Assistant in Troy, MI at Hire Road

Date Posted: 6/25/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Troy, MI
  • Job Type:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/25/2018

Job Description

Legal Assistant 
Troy, MI

Summary:

Our client is a prestigious and established immigration law firm who is looking to add a Legal Assistant to their team. As a Legal Assistant, they will assist with the initial document review of employment-based Immigrant and Non-Immigrant petitions and applications. They will also assist the immigration team in activities related to case processing for several corporate clients.

The Legal Assistant must have an Associate’s degree or paralegal certificate and experience in an administrative support role.

Legal Assistant Requirements:

  • Immigration course work or work experience is a PLUS
  • Paralegal Certificate or degree
  • 0-2 years’ experience in an administrative support role
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite

Legal Assistant Description:

  • Assist with the initial document review of employment-based Immigrant and Non-Immigrant petitions and applications. Including but not limited to:
  • Locate, obtain and organize client documentation
  • Review, print and organize client documentation
  • Assist in obtaining missing documents/information from client
  • Prepare appropriate forms and letters regarding client matters before US CIS, US DOL and US DOS.
  • Support in corresponding with clients and governmental agencies as needed.
  • Assist paralegal in monitoring progress of case (status sheet).
  • Maintaining and administering tickler system, database and calendar.
  • Aid in filing Petitions/Applications with appropriate government agency.
  • Great oral and written communication
  • Self-starter, dedicated to getting the job done
  • Ability to multi-task, with a keen eye for details, and a high level of organization
  • Identify ways to improve team productivity and office-wide projects

WHO WE ARE

Choosing the Hire Road is about shared success, active and committed partnerships and relationships that last.  Hire Road is solely focused on connecting highly skilled professionals with leading organizations. We are a solutions-based, results-oriented staffing company specializing in a wide range of industry specific practices. To put it simply, we recruit, screen and hire talented people for temporary and full-time positions.

This classification description is intended to indicate the general kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that are required of positions given this title and should not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be.  It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of the employees under her/his supervision.  The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not exclude other duties not mentioned that are of a similar kind or level of difficulty.

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