Job Details

Staff Attorney –Immigration Unit

Company name

Public Law Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 48000/60000

Years of Experience

1-3 yrs required


Santa Ana, CA

Posted on

Mar 08,2018
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
  Employer Sponsored Job (Free to apply to)
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Staff Attorney –Immigration Unit The candidate will provide quality legal services to low-income residents of Orange County in the following areas: U visa, T visa, VAWA, asylum, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, DACA, naturalization and other citizenship matters, and deportation defense. Will work collaboratively with other PLC staff to serve low-income residents. Help organize and coordinate immigration legal services through clinics and workshops throughout Orange County. Provide training to pro bono attorneys and volunteers as needed. Coordinate and supervise volunteer attorneys and law students at clinics. Oversee cases referred to pro bono attorneys and provide technical support to pro bono attorneys. Handle a full caseload of immigration matters. Conduct community education presentations to clients, partner agencies, and service providers. Assist with periodic compilation of data related to grant funding. Represent PLC at legal networking and community outreach events. Other duties as assigned. Must have Active membership in the California State Bar. Bilingual English/Spanish required. Should have 1-3 years of demonstrated experience in immigration law, including case preparation, legal research, and client representation before USCIS and EOIR is a plus. Excellent oral/written communication skills required. Deadline: June 30, 2018.

Additional info

Submit resume, cover letter and writing sample. Please no phone calls.

Company info

Grace Landa
Public Law Center
601 Civic Center Drive West
Santa Ana, CA 92701

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