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Immigration Attorney / Litigation - Appellate Attorney in Modesto, CA

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Company name

Social Justice Collaborative

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Immigration
Litigation - Appellate

Location

Modesto, CA

Posted on

Feb 05,2018

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Immigration Attorney Duties: Handle a large client caseload of deportation (removal) defense matters. Represent clients at the Board of Immigration Appeals. Conduct detailed intakes to determine the forms of legal relief available. Supervise a paralegal and intern in your team, working together for case deadlines. Mentor pro bono attorneys to represent children in immigration or state court proceedings. Establish and maintain relationships with community organizations and other immigration providers. Participate in community outreach events and presentations. Position requires occasional presence and coordination of evening and weekend events.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: State Bar membership required, California Bar Membership preferred. Spanish proficiency preferred. Prior exposure to immigration law, as reflected in internships, coursework, and/or post-graduate work. Commitment to serving immigrant populations and under-served communities. Self-starting attitude, ability to self-direct and work autonomously as needed. Great communication skills, values working collaboratively in a team.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Social Justice Collaborative
1314 H St
Modesto, CA 95354