Job Details

Legal Assistant Internship - Immigration

Company name

Her Justice Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Apr 20,2018

Posted on

Feb 17,2018
Practice Area
Family Law >> Family Law
Immigration >> Immigration
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Legal Assistant Internship- Immigration (Fall) Duties: Assist immigration attorneys in drafting requests for records and requests for certificates for U Nonimmigrant Status. Translate documents such as birth certificates and informational posters between English and Spanish. Conduct intake interviews with prospective clients by telephone. Provide information and referrals to clients seeking assistance outside of our areas of law Assist staff attorneys on immigration matters, client follow-up and administrative tasks. (Optional): Assist in organizing and running our “Client Network” support group.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Undergraduate or graduate student. Good interpersonal and organizational skills, self-starter and highly motivated. Demonstrated interest in social justice, immigrant rights, domestic violence issues or women’s issues. Knowledge of immigration law helpful. Ability to work collaboratively and independently. Fluency in Spanish highly desired, as well as other foreign language skills.

Deadline: August 15

Additional info

Send resume, cover letter and two references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Her Justice Inc.
100 Broadway, 10th Floor
New York City, NY 10005

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