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Family Law Attorney / Immigration Attorney in Harlingen, TX

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Company name

American Bar Association (ABA)

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Family Law

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Harlingen, TX

Date Last Verified

Sep 04,2017

Posted on

Jul 26,2017

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Staff Attorney- Adult Project Duties: To give appropriate legal orientation presentations to detainees at the immigration center, complete detainee intakes following presentations and prepare and conduct pro se workshops and individuals orientations. Also recruits, trains, and mentors pro bono attorneys, and directly represents immigrants in their cases before the immigration court.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Doctoral Degree (JD Degree , PhD). Must have a law degree, and have been admitted to a Bar or have taken a Bar examination and be waiting for the results by the start date of employment. Should have experience working with immigrants as well as a fundamental knowledge of immigration law and immigration court procedures. Must exhibit strong writing skills, excellent communication skills and client interviewing abilities as well as the ability to work under pressure. Must be fluent in Spanish.

Additional info

Ref. RE11895

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Bar Association (ABA)
301 E. Madison Ave
Harlingen, TX 78550
Phone: 312-988-5188