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Family Law Attorney / Immigration Attorney in San Antonio, TX

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Company name

Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Family Law
Immigration

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

San Antonio, TX

Date Last Verified

Mar 21,2018

Posted on

Jan 24,2018

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Profile

Children’s Program Staff Attorney Duties: Handle caseload providing direct representation to unaccompanied immigrant children in immigration and state court proceedings; Supervise a legal assistant team in conducting legal screenings and providing other required legal services to unaccompanied immigrant children placed in shelters by the federal Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR); Conduct thorough intakes for clients on various forms of immigration relief including, Asylum and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status; Screen clients for trauma, abuse and trafficking; Make client referrals for additional services, as appropriate; Assume administrative responsibilities including timekeeping, case management and other tasks related to program compliance.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Eligible applicants will satisfy each of the following criteria: JD Degree and be licensed or pending Bar results in the state of Texas ; Fluent in Spanish (written and verbal); Experience in immigration or family law; Experience working with children is a plus.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES)
1305 N. Flores
San Antonio, TX 78212