Primary Location:Calgary, Alberta, Canada
All Available Locations:Calgary
External Posting Description 13;
GGS is currently seeking a U.S. Business Immigration Attorney to join our growing team The successful candidate will be responsible for managing multiple, challenging U.S. business immigration accounts. This position offers excellent opportunities for career advancement to the right candidate.
As an Associate Attorney you will exhibit the following:
:Solid understanding of U.S. business immigration law and an effective ability this knowledge to client situations.
:Ability to counsel and respond to queries from human resources, managers and employees on all U.S. immigration:related matters. This would include nonimmigrant and immigrant status processing, do entation, visa options, risks, timelines, etc.
:Support clients in immigration program management and compliance
:Manage legal assistants and other client service team members
:Strong written advocacy skills in preparing applications and petitions for U.S. employment authorizations to United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of Labor (DOL) for nonimmigrant and immigrant status
:Facilitating the legal movement of employees across borders for business travel.
:Ability to keep up to date with any changes to U.S. immigration law and procedure and advise other staff members along with clients on these changes.
External Posting Qualifications 13;
:Juris Doctor, along with admission to any U.S. State bar, licensed to practice U.S. law
:Minimum of 3 : 7 years of business immigration experience in a high:volume business immigration work environment
:Extensive experience with H:1B, L:1, TN, and E visas, PERM experience a plus
:Experience managing and directing the work of others
:Excellent managerial, organizational, ytical, problem:solving and verbal and written communication skills 13;
Guberman Garson Segal LLP (GGS) is a highly reputable, experienced, and client:focused law firm practicing exclusively in the area of immigration law. With 25 years of experience, GGS's alliance with Deloitte LLP in Canada enables the Firm to service clients worldwide. GGS understands the particular nature of immigration law and acts on behalf of a wide range of clients from multinational corporations, skilled or professional individuals, temporary workers, students and individuals in sports and the arts.
GGS is seeking qualified individuals to join our team of experienced professionals providing strategic immigration advice and guidance. GGS offers a unique talent experience that empowers our people with opportunities to do meaningful work and to grow, learn, and lead at every point of their career.
GGS is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, and are committed to providing career opportunities in a way that respects the dignity and independence of people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation during the recruitment process, due to a disability, please reach out to your Recruiter, or send an email to thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada