Job Details

Immigration Corps Paralegal Fellow

Company name

New Mexico Immigrant Law Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Location

Albuquerque, NM

Date Last Verified

Apr 14,2018

Posted on

Apr 13,2018
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Immigration Corps Paralegal Fellow Fellow assist team respond to the overwhelming demand for services for immigrants in New Mexico, helping to overcome the barriers that geography and distance can pose to obtaining legal services. The Paralegal Fellow will be part of the New Mexico Immigration Corps, which is a partnership between company, Equal Justice Works and the University of New Mexico School of Law. The partnership aims to increase access to legal services to immigrants across New Mexico and increase opportunities for public interest law work in New Mexico. This position requires a 1 year, 9 month commitment. Assist with immigration law cases, gain experience in community networking and outreach, and assist with pro se clinics.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience working with immigrant rights issues and in a professional setting. Bilingual Spanish and English fluency required; other bilingual fluency will be considered. Ability to travel state-wide as needed. Should have strong organizational and communication skills. Demonstrated commitment to immigrant rights, social justice issues and public interest law is needed.
Deadline To Apply: May 31, 2018 at midnight.

Additional info

Send resume, cover letter, and one letter of recommendation.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
New Mexico Immigrant Law Center
625 Silver Ave. SW,
Suite 410
Albuquerque, NM 87194

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