Job Details

Immigrant Rights Attorney

Company name

Empire Justice Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type



USD 59000

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Central Islip, NY

Date Last Verified

Mar 08,2018

Posted on

Mar 06,2018
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
  Employer Sponsored Job (Free to apply to)
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Immigrant Rights Attorney Duties: Will be a critical member of growing Immigration Practice and will work on the new Liberty Defense Project, a recently created initiative funded by the State. Liaison for the Legal Defense Project on Long Island Providing direct representation to immigrants in: Removal proceedings, Naturalization and adjustment of status, U Visa petitions, Asylum applications, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) self-petitions, Federal Court appeals, Administrative appeals, and Other immigration and civil matters.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Be admitted to practice law in New York. 5+ years relevant legal experience. Be able to produce high quality written material, meet tight deadlines, and to work both independently and as part of a team. Have strong analytical and writing skills. Be experienced in interviewing and counseling clients, preferably in both English and Spanish. Be willing and able to travel to serve clients in a geographically wide-spread area, Bi-lingual in Spanish strongly desired.

Company info

Rebecah Corcoran
Human Resources Manager
Empire Justice Center
225 Eastview Drive
Room 222
Central Islip, NY 11722