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Job Title: Immigration Lawyer or Immigration Consultant ( ID: A7108 )
Career Category: Immigration
Posted Date: 2018-02-05
Location: Toronto
Our Client, a worldwide leader in providing Immigration Services, is seeking an Immigration Lawyer or Immigration Consultant to join their incredible team to help further their rapid growth. Our client practices exclusively in the area of Canadian and US immigration and has been serving worldwide clients for nearly 20 years.

Reporting to the Director Operations, you will lead a team while managing your own files for this high-volume practice. With over 100,000 inquiries a month from all over the globe, our client is seeking a lawyer or consultant with a passion for immigration law and an ability to manage a large case load.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Advising clients on their application and the relevant laws to their situation;
• Responsible for the direct supervision of legal assistants/paralegals/consultants;
• Responsible for implementing procedures to streamline operations and create revenue generating mechanisms using existing files and database;
• Responsible for all communication with clients;
• Appropriately managing client expectations;
• Conducting legal research and applying it to client cases;
• Analyzing facts and law to decide the most suitable application and process;
• Reviewing and assessing client documentation in order to determine eligibility of clients;
• Preparing applications and providing advice throughout the application;
• Writing/reviewing submission letters, drafting immigration forms, and submitting application to the appropriate offices;
• Keeping up-to-date with changes to laws, regulations, manuals, policies, procedures and processes;
• Communicating updates on immigration process to clients;
• Following - up with clients to ensure timely completion of their files;
• Staying on top of deadlines;
• Reviewing forms and documents provided by clients and providing feedback;
• Ensuring all emails and voice messages are responded to within at least 24 - 48 hours


You are the ideal candidate if you have:
• 3 to 5 years of experience in Canadian immigration law and expertise in dealing with high volume clients either as a lawyer or certified Immigration Consultant
• experience in dealing with Permanent and Temporary Residency Cases including, Express Entry (FSW, CEC, FSTW), Family Sponsorship, Humanitarian and Compassionate Applications, Appeals, Permanent Residency Requirements, Citizenship Applications, Provincial Nominee Programs, NAFTA Work Permits, LMIAs, Live-in Care Giver Applications, Stay of Removals and Federal Court Matters
• Ability to manage a small team of legal assistants
• attention to detail, multi-tasking skills, organizational skills, and an ability to communicate effectively with a high volume of clients.
• Strong client service focus
• The ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision

If this describes you, and you are interested in joining a congenial, growing team that provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, send us your details



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