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Staff Attorney - Immigration

Company name

American Bar Association (ABA)

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Location

San Diego, CA

Date Last Verified

Jan 12,2018

Posted on

Sep 15,2016
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Staff Attorney - Immigration The candidate will 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. Will recruit, train, and mentor pro bono attorneys, and directly represent immigrants in their cases before the immigration court. Should have a J.D. degree and experience working with immigrants as well as a fundamental knowledge of immigration law and immigration court procedures. Must exhibit strong writing skills. Should be fluent in Spanish, 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. 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. Travel to area detention facilities housing immigrant detainees multiple times per week is needed.

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Ref. #: RE11774

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Bar Association (ABA)
740 Fifteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005

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