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Attorney in New York City, NY

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Company name

Safe Passage Project

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Apr 23,2018

Posted on

Dec 26,2017

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Senior Staff Attorney, Training The candidate will conduct substantive legal trainings for attorneys, develop firm Project resources and materials, and update existing written materials. Will support local policy and advocacy efforts and liaise with key external partners. Maintain a limited caseload mentoring pro bono attorneys in providing legal representation in immigration and other related proceedings. Conduct targeted legal trainings. Develop firm Project training resources and materials. Update current training resources, including extensive Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and Asylum manuals, sample documents, and case law resources. Work with the Deputy Executive Directors to assess external and internal training needs. Work with the Program Assistant in organizing and reporting on trainings. Support pro bono attorney recruitment, including through trainings. Maintain a caseload of mentored pro bono cases. Support policy and advocacy efforts and liaise with key external partners. Should have 5+ years of experience practicing immigration law in New York. Admission to the New York State Bar is essential. Experience working with pro bono attorneys and large firms is essential. Must have excellent organizational and time management skills.

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Hiring Coordinator
Safe Passage Project
New York Law School
185 West Broadway
New York City, NY 10013