Rural Capacity Building Attorney
DUTIES: Provide legal counsel and advice to prospective clients who attend immigration legal clinics and consultations; provide direct representation of clients before the Omaha Immigration Court, Board of Immigration Appeals, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, as well as Nebraska County and District Courts. Oversee cases involving the legal needs of clients in the targeted rural communi... read more
The candidate will supervise and administer a statewide legal program covering a wide range of constitutional issues to bring about systemic change through impact litigation in federal and state courts, administrative advocacy, and other strategies. The Legal Director maintains an active and vibrant docket to further the priorities established in an organizational strategic plan approved by the Board of Directors, including, but not limited to, free express... read more
The candidate handles a case load: evaluates potential cases to determine acceptance and extent of representation; identifies and gathers other information to assist in determining case acceptance; formulates legal opinions and recommendations based on investigation, interviews and legal research; represents clients in all aspects of their cases, including, but not limited to preparation of pleadings, research, discovery, negotiations, settlement, litigation... read more
Associate Legal Counsel
The candidate will serve as Associate Legal Counsel for firm's and its affiliates. Will be providing legal oversite and consultation to ensure organizational adherence to federal and state requirements. Also serve as legal representative for external legal matters as well as drafting legal memoranda and correspondence. Have regular contact with firm's leadership, Risk Management and other system personnel regarding counsel on legal and compliance ma...
The candidate should have extensive courtroom time. Must have Graduation from an accredited law school, member of the Nebraska Bar, good written and verbal communication skills. This position qualifies for Veteran’s Preference.
The candidate will provide legal services to company management and staff covering a wide array of legal matters, and assist management duties to help with growth. Duties include reviewing employment related agreements and contracts, drafting contracts, development of corporate policies and compliance procedures, some litigation is expected, and other tasks as assigned. Overseeing real estate sales or purchases and tenant matters is expected to take up some...
Rural IMLP Staff Attorney
The candidate will work with ILC’s Rural Capacity Building (RCB) and IMLP teams
to lay a foundation for the initiation of new immigrant-focused medical legal
partnerships with healthcare providers in rural Nebraska communities. Immigrant-focused medical legal partnerships embed legal services providers in hospitals and health clinics to address immigration issues that can negatively affect patient health and access to care. Addressing patients... read more
LGBTQIA+ Legal and Policy Counsel
Duties: Report directly to the Legal Director. Responsibilities include assistance with legal intakes, legal research, strong effective and ethical client counseling, drafting, administrative advocacy, discovery and motion practice, and assistance with trials and appeals. Assist with community education events, empowering groups, and individuals to know their rights. Conduct and supervise policy research projects with clerks and interns. ... read more