We are a boutique corporate immigration law firm located at Sheppard and Yonge. We are looking to have a Junior Associate Lawyer join for our busy US and Canadian immigration law practices.
The work involved relates to all aspects of servicing client files, from intake to conclusion. The successful candidate must have a strong work ethic, the ability to multi-task, be able to meet deadlines, friendly manners, and be reliable and self-motivated. The ideal candidate should be able to show a demonstrated interest in immigration law. The chosen candidate must be able to work independently and be confident in providing legal advice to clients. Strong interpersonal skills, high ethical standards and the ability to work with people of diverse backgrounds.
The candidate must be able to utilize knowledge of US and Canadian immigration law regulations and procedures to prepare applications such as Work Permits, Study Permits, Consular Visa Processing, Permanent Residence Applications, Labour Market Impact Assessment Applications, TN, L-1, H-1B, and E-1 and E-2.
The candidate must have the ability to prepare applications from initial correspondence through to successful achievement of client visas.
Completion of a Canadian or US Law Degree is required. The candidate must be a member in good standing with a US State Bar and with a Canadian provincial or territorial Law Society. Must be admitted to a US State Bar.Minimum two to four (2-4) years of Canadian and/or US Immigration experience is required.
Job Type: Full-time