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Immigration Attorney in Tacoma, WA

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Company name

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Immigration

Salary

$49,289-$51,755

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Tacoma, WA

Date Last Verified

Aug 28,2017

Posted on

Aug 12,2017

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Bilingual Staff Attorney Duties: Provide direct representation to clients in removal proceedings before the Immigration Court, on appeal to the Board of Immigration Court or before the federal courts, and before the Department of Homeland Security; Perform related administrative tasks; Maintain a working knowledge of significant policies, laws and trends in immigration law, particularly as it impacts low-income immigrants and refugees and those impacted by the criminal justice system; Engage in outreach and education in the area of immigrant rights; Participate in development efforts; and Perform other tasks as assigned by supervisory staff.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Law degree; Admission to the Bar of any state in the U.S. (or having sat for July 2017 Bar exam); Demonstrated commitment to immigrant rights; Excellent written and oral communication skills; Commitment to working in a diverse working environment; Fluent in English and Spanish; Strong organizational skills and ability to work independently; and Proficiency in use of MS Word, MS Access, and MS Excel.
DEADLINE: August 7, 2017

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project.
402 Tacoma Avenue South
Suite 300
Tacoma, WA 98402