Immigration Paralegal
Job Details
Pennsylvania Office of Norris McLaughlin, P.A. - Allentown, PA
Full Time
Legal Admin


The law firm of Norris McLaughlin, P.A. in Allentown, PA has an immediate need for a full-time Immigration Paralegal.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and filing of immigrant visas (PERM, I-140, CP, AOS, Naturalization, etc.) and non-immigrant visas (H, L, TN, O, J visas etc.) and family-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions and applications
  • Drafting of petitions, forms, cover letters, support letters, and collecting and organizing supporting documentation for immigration-based filings.
  • Work with government agencies (DOL, USCIS, NVC) to resolve issues when necessary

Skills & Competencies:

  • Self-starter able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Excellent prioritization and time management skills to meet strict deadlines
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to multi-task with flexibility and adaptability in fast-paced work environment
  • Strong client-first work ethic
  • Attention to detail

Qualifications & Prior Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and Paralegal Certification preferred; equivalent experience considered
  • 3 - 5 years' law firm experience
  • Spanish/Bi-Lingual (required)
  • Microsoft Office Suite