Job Details

Immigration Attorney in Fort Worth, TX

This job is expired...

Company name

USDOJ Executive Office for Immigration Review

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Immigration

Location

Fort Worth, TX

Date Last Verified

Aug 10,2018

Posted on

Aug 09,2018


2 hits

Profile

Legal Administrative Specialist (In-Court Services) Duties: The candidate will provide real-time legal support in the review and processing of documents, maintenance of case files and coordination of proceedings for master calendar hearings. Will organize case files for Master Calendar Hearings. Generate, assemble, and provide required case files to the Immigration Judge. Provide assistance in processing inquiries, legal notices, and calendaring processes and procedures. Process legal correspondence and legal documents. Process motions, petitions, and other legal documentation. Prepare reports and maintain/edit case-related data and information using an automated information system.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications:
For GS-09: The candidate must have 1+ year of specialized work experience equivalent to at least the GS-07 grade level in the Federal service performing duties related to: 1) coordinating processing actions related to court proceedings by generating, pulling, organizing, assembling, and providing case files; 2) processing legal correspondence and legal documents; and 3) providing assistance in processing inquires, legal notices, and calendaring processes and procedures.
OR
Have completed 2 full academic years of progressively higher level graduate education or masters or equivalent doctoral degree or LL.B. or J.D. degree
OR
Have a percentage of the experience and a percentage of the education which when combined totals 100% of the necessary experience and education needed to qualify for this position.

For GS-11: The candidate must have 1+ year of specialized work experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 grade level in the Federal service performing duties related to: 1) analyzing and evaluating administrative and legal cases for hearings; 2) processing court related actions during court proceedings by providing required case files; 3) providing technical assistance in processing inquiries, legal notices, and calendaring processes and procedures; and 4) processing motions, petitions, and other legal documentation.
OR
Have completed 3 full academic years of progressively higher level graduate education or Ph.D.
OR
Have a percentage of the experience and a percentage of the education which when combined totals 100% of the necessary experience and education needed to qualify for this position.

For GS-12: The candidate must have 1+ year of specialized work experience equivalent to at least the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service performing duties related to: 1) coordinating processing actions with supporting documents during court proceedings by providing required case files; 2) overseeing courtroom functions and operations; 3) preparing and sending legal correspondence and legal documents; 4) providing assistance with electronic filing, scanning, and printing of documents; and 5) acting as a liaison between the court and the public, respondents, counsel, and attorneys.

Note: This job is open to career transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL); federal employees who meet the definition of a surplus or displaced employee; internal to an agency; and current federal employees of this agency.

Application Deadline: August 14, 2018.

Additional info

Announcement Number: EOIR-18-0073MP. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more information.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
USDOJ Executive Office for Immigration Review
5107 Leesburg Pike
Suite 2300
Falls Church, VA 22041
Phone: 816-426-5706