The Unaccompanied Minors Program serves unaccompanied immigrant children who are detained temporarily by the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) in juvenile facilities in the lower Hudson Valley, Long Island, and New York City. The staff attorney will work with a team to provide services to children who are, or have been, in ORR detention. The position includes extensive contact with youth, including youth who have suffered abuse, abandonment, neglect, or other trauma. ... read more
The IOI Project counsels and represents individuals in more specialized/complex immigration processes. The attorney will carry a caseload of at least 50 active cases, consisting of complex immigration and removal defense, and will supervise law interns and migration counselors.
At least one year of post-JD experience in immigration law, representing clients in affirmative benefits applications to USCIS or in removal defense, ideally wit... read more
Immigration Attorney for Black LGBTQ+ Migrant Project (BLMP)
Houston, TX, Oakland, CA or Brooklyn, NY (remote may be considered)
TLC Legal Director and Director of BLMP
Applications reviewed on a rolling basis, please apply as soon as possible.
Transgender Law Center (TLC) is the largest national trans-led organization advocating self-determination f... read more
RESPONSIBILITIES: Conduct preliminary intake interviews with Black LGBTQ+ migrants both inside and outside of immigration detention and related conditions of confinement. Provide immigration-related legal counseling and direct legal representation to Black LGBTQ+ migrants, including but not limited to: removal defense; asylum; withholding of removal; relief under the Convention Against Torture; adjustment of status; T, U, VAWA, SIJS relief; and name an...
The candidate will represent individuals pursuing benefits or seeking relief under the Immigration and Nationality Act. Responsibilities and Duties, Conduct thorough intakes to ascertain immigration relief. Handle large caseload providing direct representation to individuals eligible for immigration relief. Provide representation to individuals in immigration removal proceedings as well as before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Corpus Chr...
The candidate will lead Legal Orientation Program (LOP) visits to detention centers in the DMV screening applicants for relief. Conducts Know Your Rights Presentations and Intakes in Spanish and English. Conducts workshops for pro se applicants on different forms of relief from removal such as asylum, withholding of removal, protection under the Convention Against Torture, bond/voluntary departure and cancellation of removal. Oversees legal assistants, interns, an...
Bilingual Immigration Attorney for BLMP
RESPONSIBILITIES: Conduct preliminary intake interviews with Black LGBTQ+ migrants both inside and outside of immigration detention and related conditions of confinement. Provide immigration-related legal counseling and direct legal representation to Black LGBTQ+ migrants, including: removal defense; asylum; withholding of removal; relief under the Convention Against Torture; adjustment of status; T, U, VAWA, SIJS relief; and name an...
Associate Director - Legal Services
DUTIES: Oversee and manage Legal Services Program and staff; Provide training, mentorship, and supervision to legal staff and administrative support staff in Washington, DC and Field Offices; Oversee efforts to strengthen program policies and procedures; Work with the Director of Finance and Compliance to ensure proper program and grant financial management, including management of client fee-based legal services; Collaborate with the De...
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Immigration and Trafficking Attorney
The candidate will provide intake, advice and counsel, and direct legal representation to clients in immigration legal matters before the DHS, Immigration Courts, BIA, USCIS and AAO, including assisting clients in filing U- visa, T- visa, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), SIJS and asylum/withholding applications, and, where appropriate, other forms of removal defense, etc. Coordinate all aspects of a client’s case, including client c...
Bilingual Legal Services Project Staff Attorney
The candidate will provide general legal services to transgender and gender nonconforming people on a range of topics including to name and gender changes, access to health care, police misconduct, immigration, protection orders and employment discrimination. This position will also provide technical assistance to attorneys representing people throughout the country and manage our LSP pro-bono matching program. Provide legal ...
Duties: Provide support and supervision to growing legal team. Will provide direct and mentored representation to clients and assist the managing attorney in setting strategic goals for the legal team. Provide intake, advice and counseling, and direct legal representation in complex removal defense immigration law cases either as sole counsel or co-counsel with pro bono attorneys; Ensure quality, client-centered (trauma-informed and culturally competen...
The candidate will provide legal counsel and represent clients in a variety of immigration matters, including: DACA; Asylum; U Visas; T Visas; TPS; SIJS; VAWA; Removal proceedings; Work permits; Bond hearings; BIA; Federal litigation; Advanced parole; Family Reunification; Family-based immigration; Complex naturalization; and Family Guardianship. Will conduct outreach and trainings in the community. Must have Membership in good standing of the bar of t...
Staff Attorney – Human Trafficking Project
The candidate provide full range of legal representation to low-income clients primarily in the areas of human trafficking and immigration matters but may include work in other priority areas such as public benefits, domestic violence, sexual assault, and housing. Conduct in-depth legal assessment with clients to identify potential immigration remedies, as well as other legal needs such as civil. Provide legal representation in ...