Immigration Specialist
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Location: Austin, TX, USA
School: University of Texas at Austin
Major: Masters in Law

Immigration Specialist

Harshal Gosavi
Austin, Texas. Email: ------------ Phone No.------------

MASTERS OF LAW (LLM) University of Texas at Austin 2014

Work Experience:

Immigration Specialist
Yana Software Inc. Feb 2015 – Jan 2019
Austin TX
 Prepared and filed immigrant and non-immigrant visa applications, naturalization including H-1B, I-129, I-539 and more
 Processed Transfer for Opt to H1B, H1B to H1B, H4 to H1 and L1 to H1B
 Processed extensions for H1B
 Prepared and filed LCA for new applications and changes to existing employment
 Prepared and filed H4 and H4 EAD applications
 Prepared and filled H1B amendment for employees with change in work conditions
 Drafted documentation, letters and all supplementary forms for the USCIS and DHS
 Coordinate translations and equivalency evaluations of foreign documents and degrees.
 Handled LCA/FLSA
 Prepared documentation and responded RFEs
 Responsible for calling USCIS for case updates, issues for pending cases
 Ensured employee and employer compliance with new immigration policy and procedures.
 Educated employees on PERM process and clarified their queries
 Worked with legal software and databases to conduct research and file petitions.
 Worked with legal software to keep employee data up to date
 Co-ordinated with client/applicant and paralegal assistant to manage documentation and application submission.
 Maintained communication with employees throughout the process to provide advice and address questions and concerns
 Prepared visa application guidelines

Legal Analyst
Patil & Associates, LLC Aug 2014 - Feb 2015
 Analyze and process the cases
 Provide analysis to senior lawyers
 Giving treatment to the cases
 Review large number of legal terms and conditions
 Assist and support in the legal research and filing of the documents
Legal Analyst Aug 2007- Feb 2008
Mindcrest, Pune MS India
 Analyze and process US based cases
 Provide analysis to senior lawyers
 Giving treatment to the cases
 Review and Summarization of large volumes of US based cases
 Classify cases based on the legal topics addressed in the case and by the industry type applicable to the case

Assistant Lawyer July 2006 - July 2007
Adv P.R Patil, Kolhapur MS India
 Assisting the Lawyer in his day to day cases
 Documentation and Filing of the Documents
 Writing of Applications and filing them
 Preparing Legal documents, performing legal search, filing briefs, speaking with clients, collecting evidence.
 Consulting colleagues and analyzing the section codes

Law Courses Tutor Nov 2005 - Oct 2006
 Tutoring Law courses to CA students
 Mentoring and assisting students