Legal Fellow

Full-time 13 views
Company Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles Location Los Angeles, CA, United States

Public Interest

Attorney

USD
23 to 26
Hourly

Full-time

Apr 26, 2022

Aug 09, 2022

Sep 18, 2021

Profile

Legal Fellow
The candidate reports to: Managing Attorney. Assist Staff Attorneys and DOJ Accredited Representatives prepare their cases and filings for all types of immigration cases. Legal Fellow will assist with client and case management as needed. Legal Fellow will carry a case load under attorney supervision and will assist with immigration clinics including weekends and evenings. Assist in Triage (in person consultation intake system) which requires 7 AM - 3 PM work schedule and alternating Saturday mornings 7 AM- 11 AM. This position requires a high-level energy, integrity and confidentiality. Manage and maintain Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Naturalization caseload including, but not limited to, legal research and client assistance. Assist clients in their immigration case from intake to adjudication under attorney supervision. Assist the Attorney(s) in screening potential non-citizens for all potential immigration relief. Assist the Attorney(s) on the daily delivery of legal services and case management. Assist in preparing for clinics and Triage as schedule on Tuesday, Thursdays and Saturdays. Attend legal context trainings to become familiar in legal services the organization provides. Prepare for DOJ accreditation. Collect client data for grant reporting purposes. Provide overall office support, as requested by Attorney(s). Other duties and responsibilities as necessary. Should have Bachelor’s degree or related field experience. Spanish fluency is required as the job requires extensive legal counseling and representation in the Spanish language.

Min Salary/Max Salary
USD 23 to 26 Hourly

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles
2533 W. Third Street
Suite 101
Los Angeles, CA 90057

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