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Immigration Attorney with 4+ years of removal defense experience

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Company name

BCG Attorney Search

Organization Type

Recruiter

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

4-8 yrs required

Location

Homewood, AL

Posted on

Apr 09,2018

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Homewood office of our client seeks immigration attorney with 4+ years of experience, preferably with a strong removal defense background. The candidate performs quality legal work with very limited review, oversees entire matter files from case initiation, case strategy/planning, including regular status conferences with clients throughout the process until successful completion of the case. Meets with clients after they have hired the firm to determine case strategy based on their goals and the law. Assesses eligibility for relief from removal proceedings, and represents detained and non-detained clients in removal proceedings in Immigration Court. Represents clients at USCIS interviews; prepares case strategy and clients/witnesses for court/USCIS testimony; oversight of court hearings and USCIS interviews. Drafts, reviews and files appropriate court pleadings including legal motions, petitions and briefs; prepares appropriate immigration applications. Participates in trainings and works closely with staff to draft and implement program protocols, work-flow processes and case related policies and procedures. Responsible for legal operations consistent with the firm’s mission and principles while playing a key role in managing client relationships. Oversees activities and production of the legal team while also working closely with the administrative team. Communicates with third parties, courts, and opposing counsel, delegating to Legal Team when appropriate. Anticipates issues and potential for new business with existing clients; networks as strategized with Firm Owner. Participates in monthly meetings with assigned support staff to collaborate on case strategy and determine case statuses; reports case statuses on a monthly basis to Firm Owner. Provides excellent customer service while building client rapport and trust. Bilingual in English/Spanish strongly preferred. Must be admitted to practice law in the United States (Alabama Bar admission preferred) and member in good standing. Working knowledge of immigration case management systems (such as LawLogix, INSZoom or Cerenade) is needed.

Company info

BCG Attorney Search