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Business Immigration Paralegal

Legal Staff    Associate

Position Summary

Our Raleigh office has a unique opportunity for someone with an interest in immigration and ability to work in a fast-paced work environment to start their career with an expanding immigration practice group. Duties will include preparation and filing of petitions, nonimmigrant visa applications and immigrant visa applications. Our outstanding paralegals also compile and analyze case facts, draft correspondence, maintain and organize client documentation and have direct contact with employees and client contacts. Successful candidates will have superb writing skills with proven attention-to-detail, specifically impeccable spelling and grammar. Our Immigration Paralegals work under the direct supervision of attorneys and senior paralegals but will be expected to work independently as well. Our paralegals are responsible for informing their team of attorneys and senior paralegals of upcoming deadlines specific to their clients’ immigration cases.

Our Raleigh office is home to the firm’s managing shareholder and houses an innovative team of immigration experts. The immigration practice group employs over 73 immigration attorneys and over 124 paraprofessionals. To learn more about what makes the city of Raleigh such a great place to live and work browse the Visit Raleigh website (click here). Relocation assistance may be available.


Please note, 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.