Careers

At E&M Mayock, we seek not only to bring the best and brightest to America, we also seek to hire the best and brightest to enhance the results and service that we provide to our clients.

Our attorneys and legal support staff enjoy and benefit from working together, managing a diverse caseload of complex immigration matters for leading companies and individuals. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

E&M Mayock is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). It is our policy to ensure an equal employment opportunity without discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

Current employment opportunities:

Corporate Immigration Paralegal

E&M Mayock, a corporate immigration law firm with offices in San Francisco’s Financial District, has an immediate need for a paralegal that will join the firm’s non-immigrant visa unit and specialize in the E-2, Investor Visa Program.

This position is a unique opportunity for a take-charge professional. The role requires someone who is familiar with the broad range of investment and corporate issues for start-ups and established corporations that are fundamental to the E-2, Investor Visa Program. Prior experience as a paralegal is preferred, but not required.

You will join a savvy international team working at the highest level in the corporate immigration law field on challenging cases for top-notch clients.

This is a full-time position with a competitive compensation package, including 401(k), medical, dental, life and disability insurance.

Responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting attorneys in preparation of employment-based non-immigrant visa petitions, especially the E-2, Investor Visa Program;

  • Conducting research re immigration regulations and procedures;

  • Managing a caseload of non-immigrant visa matters utilizing case management software; and

  • Contributing to the more efficient and effective operation of the firm’s workflow.

Experience

Required experience includes:

  • Minimum 2-3 years experience in a corporate environment;

  • Demonstrated client service focus;

  • Excellent oral, writing, research, organizational and proofreading skills; and

  • Ability to simultaneously manage multiple cases.

Preferred experience includes:

  • Business background with knowledge of different legal structures (i.e., corporation, LLC, LP);

  • Basic knowledge of business plans and business models;

  • Knowledge of profit and loss statements and balance sheets;

  • Ability to spot trends and issues with forecast models;

  • Familiarity with incorporation documents and minutes of a company, stock agreements and stock ledgers and stock certificates;

  • Knowledge of immigration and nationality law matters and mastery of multiple case types, including E-1/2/3, H, L, TN, O, P, PERM, EB1 & IV filings; and

  • Familiarity with immigration form software such as INSZoom.

Education

A bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Business Administration, International Relations or a closely related field is required. A paralegal certificate is preferred.

To Apply

Please send cover letter, resume, writing sample and salary requirements to mbestor@emvisa.com. All replies will be kept confidential. No phone calls please. EOE.