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Thank you for your interest in a prospective career at Becker and Lee. Currently, we have two openings:

  1. Employment-based Immigration Paralegal

Becker & Lee LLP, a full-service immigration law firm based in Oakland, California, seeks to hire an Employment-based Immigration Paralegal.  The candidate will be assigned principally to non-immigrant visa petitions (H-1B, E, L, O, TN), as well as EB-1 and National Interest Waiver green card petitions, and some family-based cases as needed. A minimum of 6 months experience working with immigrant law is required, with preference given to experience with employment-based immigration. The ideal candidate will have 1-5 years of employment-based immigration experience.  Duties include maintaining frequent communication with clients, preparing forms and drafting employer letters. The applicant must efficiently and accurately complete cases under the supervision of supervising attorneys. Time management and organizational skills are essential to effectively handle the high-volume of cases that will be assigned.  

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Skills and Abilities:

  • Must have excellent oral and written English language skills. 
  • Fluency in Spanish or other foreign language a plus, but not required. 

Experience:

  • Minimum of 6 months of immigration law experience. 
  • 1-5 years’ experience with employment-based immigration preferred.  

Minimum Education Level:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.

To apply for the position, please send your resume, a cover letter, and an English writing sample by email to: andrea@blimmigration.com No Phone Calls Please

     2. Spanish Speaking Immigration Paralegal

Becker & Lee LLP, a full-service immigration law firm based in Oakland, California, seeks to hire an Immigration Paralegal/Legal Assistant. The candidate will be assigned principally to removal cases, family-based petitions, federal litigation cases, waiver cases, and some employment cases. The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of immigration experience. Duties include maintaining frequent communication with clients, preparing forms and drafting employer letters. The applicant must efficiently and accurately complete cases under the supervision of supervising attorneys. Time management and organizational skills are essential to effectively handle the high-volume of cases that will be assigned.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be completely fluent in both Spanish and English.
  • Experience submitting applications to and interacting with USCIS, the NVC and other government agencies in cases such as I-130, I-485, I-589, I-601A, I-751, I-765, 42B and N-400.
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to execute the entire application process with attorney support and work independently.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Able to multi-task, learn quickly, and work with flexibility and ease under pressure.
  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills required.
  • Proficiency with general office equipment, Microsoft Word and Google Docs.

Experience:

  • 1-3 years of immigration law experience.

Minimum Education Level:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.

To apply for the position, please send your resume, a cover letter, and an English and Spanish writing sample. No Phone Calls Please.