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Paralegal - Immigration (Temporary) NJ.590

Job Title
Paralegal - Immigration (Temporary) NJ.590

Small, congenial law firm located in Newark, NJ seeks an experienced Immigration Paralegal to work on a long-term, temporary basis.  The position is on-site (with some remote days) and is commutable by public transportation. The hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm with an hourly rate of $25.  

Primary Duties

Your immigration experience should include VAWA cases, battered spouse petitions, removal of conditions, adjustment of status and consular processing. This is a high-volume practice requiring excellent verbal and written communication skills are as you will have frequent contact with clients and will prepare written correspondence and court filings. Outstanding organization and follow-up skills are a must as you will be monitoring the firm’s court calendar.


  • Minimum of 3 years' experience filing VAWA  and I-751 petitions and EOIR filings  
  • I-360/I-485 battered spouse cases 
  • I-130/I-485 marriage cases 
  • I-751 removal of conditions cases 
  • Familiarity with Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) and  immigration court procedures 
  • Ability to handle phones and calendar management
  • Ability to write cover letters and affidavits
  • Ability to use E-immigration
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word 
  • Strong knowledge of G Suite:  Calendar and scheduling is critical 
  • Internet savvy  



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