Job Details

Staff Attorney IOI Project

Company name

Catholic Charities Community Services

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Mar 11,2019

Posted on

Jan 09,2019

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Profile

The IOI Project counsels and represents individuals in more specialized/complex immigration processes. The attorney will carry a caseload of at least 50 active cases, consisting of complex immigration and removal defense, and will supervise law interns and migration counselors.

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctor
  • At least one year of post-JD experience in immigration law, representing clients in affirmative benefits applications to USCIS or in removal defense, ideally with prior experience representing children.
  • Admission to New York bar strongly preferred. Will consider applicants actively working towards admission in New York.
  • Bilingual in English and a second language required; Spanish preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $56,000.00 to $62,593.00 /year

Company info

Catholic Charities Community Services

Company Profile

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York assists the poor and vulnerable through an extensive federation of more than 100 human service agencies and programs. Formally established in 1917, Catholic Charities developed into a federation of administered, sponsored and affiliated agencies. This federation of agencies, diverse in governance, administration and funding, stands united by a common vision of human dignity and service. Catholic Charities offers service to those of all religions with almost any human need. Catholic Charities serves the homeless, the hungry, the physically, mentally and emotionally challenged. We offer programs for youth, neglected children, the elderly, immigrants, and those living with HIV/AIDS. Catholic Charities collaborates with parishes and non-Catholic and Catholic partners in order to fulfill its commitment to building a compassionate and just society. Catholic Charities serves the Bronx, Manhattan and Staten Island, and ten counties of the New York metropolitan area including: Westchester, Rockland, Dutchess, Orange, Ulster, Sullivan and Putnam.

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