Job Details

Parttime Temporary Supervising Immigration Attorney

Company name

Urban Justice Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Date Last Verified

Jun 18,2018

Posted on

Mar 13,2018

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


New York City, NY
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Part-time Temporary Supervising Immigration Attorney The candidate will provide substantive guidance to DVP’s immigration attorneys and advocates on a wide range of humanitarian immigration matters, including removal defense cases. Will participate in regularly scheduled, in-person meetings with individual staff members to review client intakes and discuss ongoing case work. Oversee the distribution of case assignments to staff. Review case-related materials and attorney work product and provide constructive feedback. Maintain regular communication with all members of the immigration team and take direction from DVP’s senior management team. Assist Senior Management team in ensuring that grant deliverables are met and case files adequately maintained by staff attorneys. Must have Admission to practice and 5+ years of relevant immigration law experience is required. Experience with a wide range of humanitarian matters in both affirmative and defensive contexts is strongly preferred. Experience in a supervisory role is preferred. Experience working with survivors of domestic violence, human trafficking, or related forms of abuse is strongly preferred. Note: This is a temporary assignment to cover a parental leave.

Additional info

Send a resume and brief statement of interest.

Company info

Joy Ziegeweid
Supervising Immigration Attorney
Urban Justice Center
123 William Street
16th Floor
New York City, NY 10038

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