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Kelsie Close

Paralegal
close.kelsie@dorsey.com

Overview

KELSIE IS A HIGHLY ORGANIZED IMMIGRATION PARALEGAL WHO PROVIDES TIMELY SUPPORT FOR EMPLOYMENT-BASED IMMIGRATION MATTERS INCLUDING H-1B AND PERM LABOR CERTIFICATION APPLICATIONS.
Kelsie has experience in a variety of employment-based immigration matters including H-1B processing, PERM labor certification processing, I-140 immigrant visa petitions (for both PERM and PERM-exempt cases), and I-485 adjustment of status applications.  She supports immigration attorneys in setting up files, gathering background information, working with employers on job descriptions and interfacing with the U.S. Department of Labor’s software for preparing Labor Condition Applications (LCAs) and 9141 prevailing wage requests.  She also has experience organizing and preparing compliance documentation for public access files and working with the immigration team on responding to Requests for Evidence (“RFE”).

Education & Admissions

Gustavus Adolphus College (B.A., History, 2016)