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Merima Hacimic

Merima Hacimic

Wien

Summary

Enthusiastic legal practitioner with a extensive foundation in administrative law. Highly committed to providing valuable legal guidance and facilitating smooth immigration processes for diverse clients. Proficient in managing complex cases, cultivating client relationships, and ensuring compliance with international regulations. Skilled at simplifying intricate legal concepts to offer clear advice to individuals seeking successful immigration outcomes.

With 3 years at a prominent law firm focusing on administrative law, consistently advocated for clients in intricate legal proceedings. Evolving expertise in immigration law, cultivated through research and practical experience, has contributed to favorable outcomes for clients navigating international transitions.

Overview

7
7
years of professional experience

Work History

Legal Intern

RA Mag. Stefan Errath
2020.08 - Current
  • Assisted in developing processes to expedite legal procedure
  • Analyzed client documentation and history to determine eligibility for immigration-related benefits.
  • Assisted clients with immigration application completion to improve timeliness of case review and disposition.
  • Corresponded with current and prospective clients to obtain information and enable effective case development.
  • Contributed to client case file preparation and verified inclusion of required documentation.
  • Met with clients to gather information, prepare documentation and determine necessary actions.
  • Compiled client application packets and included relevant documentation to present strongest case for successful outcome.
  • Created and managed processes and procedures to coordinate documentation for visa processing on immigrant and non-immigrant applications.
  • Filed correspondence and legal documents in correct client files and transmitted applicable documentation to courts and government agencies.
  • Researched law literature, databases and public information to investigate case issues.

System Catering

Spörker GmbH
2019.07 - 2020.07

Legal Trainee

Legal Aid Institute - Zenica-Doboj Canton
2018.01 - 2018.06
  • Worked alongside attorneys, administrative assistants, and fellow legal assistants on complex cases and legal processes.
  • Prepared for court hearings by organizing and summarizing documents, preparing exhibits and reviewing evidence.
  • Reviewed legal information and proofed documentation for errors.
  • Responded to client inquiries to provide accurate legal advice and offer assistance.

Board Member - Project Managment

European Law Students Association (ELSA)
2016.10 - 2018.06
  • Preparation and organization of various seminars and conferences for law students.
  • Participated in workshops and presentations related to projects to gain knowledge.
  • Developed and maintained relationships with sponsors.

Legal Trainee

Zenica Municipal Court
2017.10 - 2017.12
  • Organized legal filing system to maximize efficiency.
  • Assisted court in scheduling hearings, meetings and other events to support seamless operations.
  • Prepared court documents for filing in alignment with established protocols to support compliance.
  • Coordinated courtroom proceedings and enforced adherence to proper procedures.

Education

LL.M. - European And International Business Law

University of Vienna
Postgraduate Center, Spitalgasse 2, 1090 Wien
07.2023

LL.B. - Law

University of Zenica
Zenica, Bosnia And Herzegovina
10.2018

Skills

  • Client Relations and Support
  • Confidentiality Understanding
  • Legal Counseling
  • Attention to Details
  • Cultural Sensitivity
  • Problem-Solving Abilities
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Knowledge of Immigration Laws and Regulations: Settlement and Residence Act (NAG), Act Governing the Employment of Foreign Nationals (AuslBG), Asylum Act (AsylG 2005) and other relevant acts

Timeline

Legal Intern

RA Mag. Stefan Errath
2020.08 - Current

System Catering

Spörker GmbH
2019.07 - 2020.07

Legal Trainee

Legal Aid Institute - Zenica-Doboj Canton
2018.01 - 2018.06

Legal Trainee

Zenica Municipal Court
2017.10 - 2017.12

Board Member - Project Managment

European Law Students Association (ELSA)
2016.10 - 2018.06

LL.M. - European And International Business Law

University of Vienna

LL.B. - Law

University of Zenica
Merima Hacimic