Job Details

Immigrant Rights Paralegal

Company name

Empire Justice Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Jul 25,2018

Posted on

Jul 24,2018

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Central Islip, NY
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Immigrant Rights Paralegal Duties: Intake and client support. Case support and document/data management. Administrative tasks associated with the Immigration Attorney’s responsibilities. Scheduling and follow up of client and related meetings. Spanish/English interpretation as needed. Provide direct representation, under attorney supervision, in immigration. transactional matters.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree with 2+ years of direct client experience / Associates Degree with 3+ years of direct client experience. Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) accreditation, or willingness to pursue BIA accreditation desired. Experience in interviewing and counseling clients desired. Ability to speak and understand Spanish fluently is required. Ability to produce high quality written material, meet tight deadlines, and to work both independently and as part of a team. Strong analytical and writing skills.

Company info

Rebecah Corcoran
Human Resources Manager
Empire Justice Center
225 Eastview Drive
Room 222
Central Islip, NY 11722