Senior Paralegal, Immigration

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The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)

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At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.
The Corporate Legal Immigration Department provides legal advice to all business units regarding immigration matters, prepares immigration cases, and supervises cases assigned to outside counsel. The Senior Paralegal is responsible for detailed client communication, case analysis, and case preparation (completing government forms, drafting briefs, assembling exhibits, etc.). ResponsibilitiesApply U.S. immigration law to evaluate work-visa cases; review documents and information submitted by clients for relevance, accuracy, and completeness; communicate with team members and clients during all phases of the immigration process (e.g., to request additional information, explain potential issues and solutions, provide status updates, and answer procedural questions); enter data in case-management system; analyze wage data provided by Compensation to ensure compliance with U.S. Department of Labor and USCIS regulations; draft visa petitions (government forms and persuasive briefs) and related legal documents for review by attorney; draft correspondence to clients and government agencies Basic QualificationsDemonstrated experience applying government regulations and drafting persuasive briefs and explanatory correspondence; excellent legal research skills; strong verbal and written communication skills; experience preparing extremely detail-oriented documents; strong analytical and critical-thinking skills; ability to work independently with limited supervision, but also effectively with multiple team members; ability to perform calmly and efficiently in a fast-paced environment; ability to interact with broad range of clients (e.g., computer professional, vice president, motion picture actor) Preferred QualificationsExperience working in a corporate environment Required Education Bachelor’s degree in writing- or analysis-centric field of study; paralegal certification or equivalent Company Overview At Corporate, you’ll team with the best in the business to build one of the most innovative global businesses in any industry. Uniquely positioned at the center of an exciting, multi-faceted Company, the forward-thinkers at Disney Corporate constantly pursue new ideas and technologies to help the Company’s many businesses drive value, all the while gaining something valuable from the experience themselves. Come see the most interesting Company from the most interesting point of view. Additional InformationThis position is a legal entity of The Walt Disney Company, an equal opportunity employer.
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Job type
Full-time
Location
Burbank, CA, United States
Department
Other
Starting in
As soon as possible
Duration of the contract
Indefinite

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