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Business Immigration Attorney

Lateral Attorney    Associate

Position Summary

Our Austin office has the opportunity for a senior level immigration attorney with seven or more years of immigration experience to join our expanding Business Immigration practice. Our immigration group is comprised of over 70 immigration attorneys and 120 paraprofessionals. Ogletree Deakins has one of the largest Business Immigration practices in the United States and provides a wide range of legal services for employers seeking temporary business visas and permanent residence on behalf of foreign national employees. We provide comprehensive immigration services to clients of all sizes, including numerous Fortune 500 companies.

We are not working with outside recruiters for this position.


  • Juris Doctor. Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing.  During employment, must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice.
  • Candidates should possess extensive experience with PERM applications, H-1B, L-1, TN and E visas.
  • Must possess experience in high-volume business immigration work environment.
  • Ideal candidate will have at least 7 years of business immigration experience.  Excellent writing, organizational and research skills are required.


Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our attorneys including: comprehensive training and development programs including an annual firm-wide Attorney Retreat, CLE and bar admission expense reimbursement, several competitive annual bonus programs, 401(k) plan, affordable health and life insurance including dental and vision coverage, flexible spending accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc to provide 24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video, employee assistance program, back-up childcare program and a paid parental leave on-ramping program.