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Job Summary

Alchemy is pleased to be partnering with a leading global law firm in their search for an experienced Global Immigration Paralegal to join their fast-paced global immigration and mobility team in Chicago, IL.

If you have proven experience as a Global Immigration Paralegal, providing top level client services to Fortune 500 clients this is a great opportunity to join an innovative firm that truly values the development of their staff, and is able to offer a varied caseload in a supportive environment.


  • Assist the global immigration team in providing legal services to a range of Fortune 500 clients
  • Work with local counsel network globally to assist with coordinating global immigration matters
  • Deliver consular application services to clients, including documentation authorization/legalization and visa application coordination
  • Provide advice to clients on local immigration procedures and processes for various locations, including likely timelines for case processing, under Attorney supervision
  • Handle tracking and reporting on filing deadlines and visa expiration dates, working in support of multiple attorneys
  • Use creative thinking and problem-solving skills to provide business minded and tailored solutions to client’s global immigration requirements
  • Work to strict timelines, deadlines and delivery schedules, ensuring a high level of client services at all times


  • 5+ years’ experience in global immigration, ideally across multiple global regions (Europe, Middle East and Asia)
  • Experience with various corporate global immigration matters including work permits, residence permits and visa processing
  • Able to handle a high-volume caseload in a fast-paced environment, dealing with competing priorities
  • Documentation legalization/authentication and consular processing experience required
  • Dedicated to delivering top level client services in accordance with SLAs, and able to work with a diverse Fortune 500 client base
  • Creative thinker and problem solver, with a passion for learning new areas of the law
  • Strong communicator, both written and spoken and able to work professionally across cultures
  • High level of initiative and able to anticipate needs of the team you are supporting

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Job Summary

Reference: 11654

Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Salary: Competitive

Contract: Permanent

Posted: 14 Jan 2021