Senior Immigration Lawyer - APAC

Oakleaf Partnership
United Kingdom
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A unique opportunity has arisen within a Chambers listed law firm. This is a fantastic opportunity for an Immigration Lawyer with strong exposure to legislation for different jurisdictions across APAC. This exciting position, offers huge growth potential & the opportunity for regular travel across the region.

The main responsibilities of the Immigration Lawyer will include but are not limited to:

  • Handle cases within the APAC region, working closely with both regional and wider global teams
  • Take the lead on client engagements acting as the main point of contact for global clients
  • Advising clients on country specific queries and assisting with applications
  • Act as an escalation point for any complex cases
  • Supervise and delegate work across regional team
  • Monitor immigration trends within the APAC region updating clients regularly
  • Vendor management and case working simultaneously
  • Project manage large scale moves

The ideal Immigration Lawyer will have:

  • Expertise in the APAC immigration regulations and processes
  • Experience in handling volume caseloads across a number of jurisdictions
  • Strong client services skills, with proven in experience in leading on global engagements
  • Excellent analytical skills with strong abilities in problem solving
  • Strong project management experience with global immigration, particularly leading on large scale moves
  • Proven experience of managing a team is essential
  • A qualified Lawyer would be preferred, although candidates who can demonstrate strong experience across APAC will also be considered

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