Senior Attorney - EGAN LLP - US Business Immigration - CAL000L7

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City: Calgary
Last visit: 2014-10-29
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Posted: 2014-10-29

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Senior Attorney - EGAN LLP - US Business Immigration - CAL000L7

CA-AB-Calgary

The US Business Immigration Attorneys at Egan LLP, a law firm allied with Ernst & Young LLP (EY help our clients address the challenges associated with managing today's globally mobile workforce. EY's global alliance of independent law firms cooperate with our offices worldwide to provide our clients with integrated, quality service. The firm's comprehensive range of US business immigration services include non-immigrant, labor certification and immigrant visa processing for employers and their employees.   We also provide best-in-class US immigration advisory services, including immigration policy/program advice, audit (such as H-1B and I-9  FDNS reviews and other advisory assistance. Recognized as the #2 World's Most Attractive Employer and one of Canada's top employers, EY and Egan LLP continually strive to be a great place to work.

 

Egan LLP is currently seeking a Senior Attorney to manage multiple and challenging U.S. business immigration engagements and to contribute to the delivery of solutions and ideas for our diverse clients. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership, and career advancement to the right candidate.

 

Responsibilities include:

Demonstrating a solid understanding of U.S. business immigration law, effectively applying your knowledge to client situations.

Working with paralegals to advise clients and preparing NIV, IV and PERM applications in a high volume environment.

Owning and managing a base of clients

Managing attorneys, paralegals and other client service team members.

Participating in team management, project management and firm-wide initiatives  

Qualifications:

JD along with admission to any U.S. state bar.

Five or more years of business immigration experience, with an emphasis on high-volume H/L NIV and PERM filings

EB-5 experience is a plus, but not required

Excellent managerial, organizational and verbal/written communication skills.

Industry: Accounting and Auditing Services

Job Function: Accounting and Finance

Website: http://www.ey.com/ca/careers