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Business Immigration Paralegal

Legal Staff    Associate

Position Summary

Our Greenville office has an engaging paralegal opportunity.  Join the firm’s growing immigration practice group, working alongside skilled professionals in a team-based environment.  The comprehensive on-the-job training includes:  1) job shadowing experiential learning 2) on demand videos 3) weekly live trainings and 4) regular meetings with attorneys.

We welcome soon to be and recent graduates to apply for this position.  Life at Ogletree is a cultural embodiment of our core values.  We provide platforms to recognize those that go above and beyond.  Ogletree has signed the ABA Well-Being Campaign Pledge and works to engage in health and wellness activities.  See our accolades page for more information about our recognitions in the legal profession.

Duties include, but are not limited to, preparation and filing of employment-based nonimmigrant and immigration petitions (such as H-1B, L-1, E-2, TN visa petition and PERM Labor Certification Applications).  The paralegal compiles and analyzes case facts.  They draft correspondence and maintain organized client documentation. Continually in direct contact with multiple attorneys, and communicates with clients and visa beneficiaries.


We are not working with outside recruiters for this position.


Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our Staff including: Paid Time Off, Sick Time, a 401(k) matching program, Profit Sharing, Paid Holidays, Paid Parental Leave, affordable Health and Life Insurance including Dental & Vision coverage, Health Savings Account /Flexible Spending Accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc (24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video), Tuition Reimbursement and an Employee Assistance Program.