Immigration Staff Attorney (Clayton, MO, USA) – Veteran Jobs

Clayton, MO, USA
Stinson LLP

Stinson LLP is seeking a highly motivated Staff Attorney with two to five years of business immigration experience to join our St. Louis, Phoenix, or Minneapolis office.  This position will work as part of a fast paced team representing employers in sponsoring foreign workers for most complex types of immigration sponsorship including J-1 physician waivers, Academic Perms. Our practice features many large healthcare systems, universities, and a wide range of corporate clients.

Qualifications: Active attorney license is required. Must be able to manage large caseloads, manage multiple tasks in a fast paced environment, review, draft, and monitor petitions, works well with others, and takes direction well.  Must be responsive, compassionate, and professional to client needs and adhere to deadlines and quick turnarounds. Qualified candidates will have two to five years of immigration experience including a strong knowledge of:

  • PERM labor certification process and recruitment,
  • H-1B and Labor Condition Applications and compliance,
  • EB 1,2,3 petitions.

Strong academic performance and excellent research, writing, analytical, and communication skills are required.

Please apply online and provide a cover letter, resume, unofficial law school transcript and a writing sample.  For questions, please contact

For information about Stinson’s compensation system and other associate benefits, visit us at and the NALP Directory of Legal Employers,

Stinson LLP is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran, disabled and other diverse candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Stinson LLP is a federal contractor. Information gathered through applicant Voluntary Self-Identification will be used periodically with various government agencies for statistical reporting and to measure the effectiveness of our Affirmative Action and EEO outreach efforts. All information is requested on a voluntary basis and will be kept confidential. We will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.  

Applicants with a disability that are in need of an accommodation to complete the Stinson LLP application process should contact Human Resources at 316.268.7962 or email  

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