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Associate Attorney

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Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Falls Church, VA

Posted on

Mar 29,2018
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Associate Attorney Duties: Representing individuals in Immigration Court as well as before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in family-based petitions and before the Asylum Office. Depending on Bar admission, may represent clients before the domestic relations court in Virginia, Maryland, or the District of Columbia for custody and special immigrant juvenile findings. Meet regularly with clients for consultations and affidavits. Will also prepare clients for interviews before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Asylum Office and for trials before the Executive Office for Immigration Review. Will be drafting briefs or arguments and researching innovative, legal ways to help clients.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: JD Degree from an accredited university. Immigration or Criminal Law: 1 year experiece. Bilingual proficiency in the English and Spanish Languages. Previous court litigation experience, a plus. Strong analytical and legal research writing skills. Strong organizational and communication skills. Ability and interest in taking on complex and difficult immigration cases. Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize work accordingly. Highly resourceful and flexible in a fast-paced, energetic, collaborative work environment.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, a list of 3 professional references, and a writing sample of 5 to 8 pages.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Blessinger Legal PLLC
7389 Lee Highway
Falls Church, VA 22042

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