Writer (Immigration)

The Seltzer Firm, PLLC, New York City

Work at The Seltzer Firm, PLLC

Salary: Excellent Benefits - 100% health insurance, PTO, 401k

Salary min: $50,000

Salary max: $80,000

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Full-Time


Writer, NYC: The Seltzer Firm PLLC is a boutique immigration law firm seeking excellent writers to convey complex scientific concepts in a clear and compelling manner.

Position involves drafting detailed descriptions of sophisticated research for a lay audience, in support of petitions for aliens of extraordinary ability, outstanding researchers and professors, and national interest waivers. At the same time, you will be working with scientists, scholars, researchers, and more to establish their eligibility for immigration benefits and guide them through the immigration process.

No prior immigration or legal experience required, but excellent writing skills are a must. Any experience in medical writing, science writing, or New Yorker style writing is a plus, as is a thirst for learning about new and highly technical subjects. Excellent case management and organizational skills are also a plus.

If you have a degree plus 2 years’ experience, are independent and proactive, at home in a fast-paced environment, and excited by the prospect of learning the U.S. immigration system’s complicated rules and procedures, send the following to

- cover letter

- resume

- salary requirements

- brief, expository writing sample.

NOTE: This is a full-time, in-office position. Qualified applicants will be asked to take a writing test.

About The Seltzer Firm, PLLC

The Seltzer Firm PLLC is a nationally ranked boutique immigration law firm. Our sunny offices are located in Flatiron/Chelsea.

The Seltzer Firm, PLLC

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