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Organization TypePublic Interest
Date Last Verified
Years of Experience
ProfileSenior Attorney (Policy)
Qualification and Experience
Qualifications: JD Degree required. 5 years of successful representation of immigrants and refugees and advocacy and communications teams to achieve goals.. Proven experience as an attorney, with a track record of success in legal services leadership. Immigration law experience required, refugee experience a plus.. Experience achieving results within a climate of change, where external forces remain uncertain and where stakeholders may have conflicting objectives. Experience balancing long-term strategic vision with short-term implementation. Experience seeing the big picture and advancing reform while providing individual legal representation. Deep knowledge of immigration law and procedure. Exceptional communicator, ability to work with a diverse, talented group of legal professionals, building trust, collaboration and a culture that welcomes change. Demonstrated strength in managing and resolving conflict. Subscribes to values, advancing due process and human rights protections for immigrants and refugees. Exceptional verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated skill in maintaining the balance between legal representation and advocacy. Excellent analytical skills, proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
Req ID: 5273
National Immigrant Justice Center
208 S. La Salle St.
Chicago, IL 60604