At Baker & McKenzie, we are different in the way we think, work and behave -- like no other firm and few other businesses. With more than 4,100 locally admitted lawyers and more than 5,800 business service professionals in 78 offices worldwide, we have a passionately collaborative community of 60 nationalities and are committed to world-class career development to everyone in every job at every level in our firm. Baker & McKenzie can offer you both the uncompromising commitment to excellence expected of a top firm and a distinctive way of thinking, working and behaving - as a passionately global and genuinely collaborative firm.
Baker & McKenzie - North America seeks a non-track immigration attorney to join the Employment & Compensation Practice Group in our Chicago Office to manage a high volume docket of global and U.S. immigration cases, draft and prepare complex business visa and immigrant positions, oversee paralegals, and liaise with local counsel as needed. The candidate must stay current on emerging legislation and assess its impact on our client's business. Must have exceptional client service, analytical, organizational and case management skills as well as the ability to simultaneously handle many tasks concurrently.
Top academic credentials, strong analytical ability, and excellent communication and writing skills required. Experience with global/business immigration a plus. Must be admitted to and a member in good standing of the Illinois bar.
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