Immigration Lawyer Wanted

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Based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, North Star Immigration Law Inc. is the largest immigration law firm in the Maritimes. We pride ourselves on our exceptional client service and practical and creative approach to Canadian immigration matters. The lawyers in our office work collaboratively in a happy and bright office space in an historic building in Halifax’s downtown core.

We are seeking an associate lawyer to join our practice. The work will include Canadian work permits and study permits, LMIA applications, IMWU and visa applications, changes/extensions of status, temporary resident permits, rehabilitation applications, Express Entry and NS Provincial Nominee Program applications, citizenship and PR Card renewals, and Canadian border issues. If interested, we can also offer litigation work such as Federal Court matters and proceedings at all divisions of the Immigration and Refugee Board.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be a member in good standing of the Nova Scotia Barrister’s Society (or be eligible for membership);
  • have 1-4 years’ experience in law practice. Some immigration law work or volunteer experience is essential; 
  • have excellent verbal and written communication skills (writing sample is required);
  • have impeccable attention to detail;
  • be able to work in a collaborative setting as well as independently;
  • be interested and inspired by this dynamic area of law and our unique practice setting.

Please forward your resume, a short cover letter and writing sample by December 15, 2016 to the attention of Cameron MacLean and Lara Green:

cmaclean@nsimmigration.ca 
lgreen@nsimmigration.ca
or drop off Monday-Friday between 9:00-4:30 at 1684 Barrington Street, 5th Floor or by mail to North Star Immigration Law Inc.. P.O. Box 272, Halifax, B3J 2N7.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

Expiry Date: 
Thursday, December 15, 2016