Job Details

‚Äčimmigration Staff Attorney

Company name

Prisoners' Legal Services of New York

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Salary

USD 56000

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Buffalo, NY

Date Last Verified

Jan 31,2018

Posted on

Jan 30,2018
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Immigration Staff Attorney Duties: Provide free legal representation to male and female New York State prisoners in removal proceedings in the Institutional Hearing Program (IHP), and to women in immigration detention at the Albany County Jail, whose cases are calendared at the Batavia Immigration Court.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have strong research, writing, and oral advocacy skills; the ability to work in a collaborative and dynamic team environment; excellent organizational skills; and a commitment to serving indigent clients convicted of crimes. Clinical or professional background in immigration and / or criminal law is preferred. Fluency in Spanish is preferred.
Deadline to Apply: March 15, 2018

Additional info

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Company info

Patricia Kane
Prisoners' Legal Services of New York
210 Franklin Street
Suite 500
Buffalo, NY 14202

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