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Staff Attorney – Migrant Farmworker Project

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Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Salary

$41,365 +DOE

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Kansas City, MO

Date Last Verified

Sep 21,2017

Posted on

Aug 17,2017
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Staff Attorney – Migrant Farmworker Project Duties: Cases typically involve access and issues with: state and federal public benefits, access to healthcare, wage claim disputes, addressing unsafe and substandard working conditions, as well as immigration relief.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Full Professional Proficiency in Spanish (written and oral) is required. Experience working with farmworkers, and with employment and family based immigration law preferred. Family based immigration cases include: naturalization, family petitions and forms of humanitarian relief such as VAWA, U and T cases. Must be a member of the Missouri Bar. Flexibility, willingness to learn areas of law, critical thinking, intrapersonal communication and attention to detail are vital skills for this position. Ability to prioritize responsibilities and have fun in a high energy, fast paced work environment. Aptitude for and willingness to be a team player.

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