We are a boutique law firm that specializes exclusively in U.S. immigration law. We are seeking a junior-level U.S. licensed lawyer with 0 to 2 years of experience to work as a U.S. immigration attorney in our downtown Toronto office (Toronto, Ontario, Canada).
Initially, you will be responsible for drafting applications, conducting legal research, and communicating with clients through emails and phone calls. The Managing Attorney for the firm will be the attorney of record for the applications that you prepare. More specifically, you will have the following duties during your initial period of employment with our firm:
Once you have gained sufficient experience, you will be responsible for working with and managing a law clerk, consulting and retaining prospective clients, and managing client accounts. You will also serve as the attorney of record for cases prepared by the clerk. More specifically, once you have gained sufficient experience you will have the following duties with our firm:
You will work on the following types of cases:
You will receive training in regards to US immigration law and procedure. Such training may require you study and even take in-office exams.
As a result of the requirements set by the Law Society of Upper Canada, our firm can only hire candidates that meet one of the below requirements:
1. Licensed in any state in the US for at least three years;
2. Licensed in any state in the US and licensed in Ontario; or
3. Licensed in the state of Illinois.
We are seeking a lawyer with the following intangibles:
Eager to learn and develop into an experienced, knowledgeable and top-notch U.S. immigration lawyer
Stafford Immigration Group