Immigration Paralegal Resume Examples

immigration paralegal

  • Research and analyze law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, constitutions, and legal codes to prepare memoranda of law in support of immigration and asylum appeals. 
  • Advocate and communicate extensively with clients regarding requests for information, case status, and immigration procedures. 
  • Responsible for preparing a wide range of immigration applications/petitions/benefits including: G-28, EOIR-28, I-601, I-130, Asylum, Citizenship, and DACA.
  • Prepared above petitions and applications under the supervision of the immigration attorney. 
  • Prepare Motions, Memorandum, and Exhibits for attorneys’ review to send to Immigration Courts.
  • Serve as a Spanish/English translator. 
  • Work effectively with an attorney to meet deadlines by showing good decision-making and problem-solving skills and being able to multitask. 

immigration paralegal

  • Assisted attorneys in preparing for trials and court proceedings;
  • Worked closely with Attorneys, as well as international and national clients to gather and organize supporting data and documents to prepare cases;
  • Prepared, reviewed and filed nonimmigrant and immigrant visa petitions to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) and U.S. Embassy’s and Consulates overseas;
  • Researched various case laws on everyday bases and kept up to date with ever-changing immigration laws; 
  • Prepared appropriate forms regarding client matters before the Departments of Homeland Security, State, and Justice;
  • Scheduled, coordinated and confirmed court dates, appointments, and meetings;
  • Prepared affidavits or other documents, such as legal correspondence, and organize and maintain documents in paper or electronic filing system;

immigration paralegal

  • Prepared Eoir- 42A and Eoir-42B packages for filing with Master and Individual Hearings; Prepared I-360 Petition including Affidavit; Prepared I-601 and I-601A Inadmissibility Waivers with Hardship Letter; Immigrant Visas, Adjusts of Status and Removal of Conditions.
  • Prepare Uncontested Divorces in New York and New Jersey. 
  • Answer Multiple Phone, Client Intake and Filing.