Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Houston, TX

Date Last Verified

Jan 19,2018

Posted on

Jan 06,2018
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
  Employer Sponsored Job (Free to apply to)
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Houston Staff Attorney The candidate duties include: Conduct thorough intakes to ascertain immigration relief; Handle large caseload providing direct representation to individuals eligible for immigration relief; Provide representation to individuals in immigration removal proceedings as well as before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Immigration Courts, or Texas state courts if related to a client’s immigration case; Assume general administrative responsibilities, including detailed case management, data reporting and timekeeping; Conduct Know Your Rights presentations and other community outreach, as needed, in Houston and the Coastal Bend Region; Other duties, activities, and responsibilities, as assigned. Should have J.D. from an accredited law school. Admission to Texas state Bar preferred. Must be fluent in Spanish (speak, read and write). Experience in immigration and family law preferred.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES)
1305 N. Flores
San Antonio, TX 78212

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