Supervising Immigration Attorney
RESPONSIBILITIES: Oversee and provide legal representation in immigration cases, including both affirmative applications and representation of clients in removal proceedings, as well as potential appellate work in front of the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) and federal Circuit Courts. Under the supervision of Senior Manager of Legal Services, support immigration team, including the immigration staff attorney,immigration paralegals, and ... read more
The candidate will supervise attorneys and/or support staff in firm’s Baltimore office, as determined by the Managing Attorney. Will match and place firm cases with pro bono attorneys. Recruit, train, mentor, and provide technical assistance to pro bono attorneys representing unaccompanied children in immigration matters and related family law matters throughout the pendency of the cases.
Provide direct representation to unaccompanied immigrant children... read more
Attorney, Detained Children’s Program
Duties: Focus on the provision of direct legal services to unaccompanied immigrant children being held in facilities, as well as those reunified locally, recruitment and mentoring of pro bono attorneys, and training and outreach. Conducts regular visits with unaccompanied immigrant children detained. Perform Know-Your-Rights presentations and conduct individual intakes with unaccompanied immigrant children at the detention facilities...
The candidate will meet with clients, counsel them on eligibility for relief under immigration laws, prepare applications for submission to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Immigration Court, and represent clients before the various government agencies. Should have 1+ year of experience. A Candidate that is Barred in Maryland is preferred. Knowledge of immigration law and immigration court procedures is preferred. Legal exp...
Duties: Manage high-volume case load concerning various immigration matters including asylum, special immigrant juvenile status, family-based petitions and visas, non-immigrant visa processing, TPS, NACARA, adjustment of status, naturalization, hardship waivers, Cancellation of Removal, U- and T-Visas, and other motions and legal memoranda as needed Assist with the intake process and provide phone and in-person interviews and consultations to prospecti...
The candidate will be responsible for attending immigration court proceedings, state court proceedings (if licensed in MD), meeting directly with clients, drafting correspondence, motions, pleadings, briefs, legal research, etc. Some immigration experience is preferred. Bilingual ability (English/Spanish) is required.
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Immigration Staff Attorney
The candidate will advise, counsel and represent immigrant women and children in their unique legal matters, including asylum, VAWA petitions, the U and T visas and special immigrant juvenile status, before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, immigration courts, and Maryland state courts. Will coordinate with social services department to address client needs and to provide holistic services within firm’s interdisciplinary model. Conduct ...
General Attorney - GS 11 – 14
The candidate responsibilities consist primarily of representation of the United States Government in removal proceedings before Immigration Judges, frequently involving applicants for asylum or for other forms of relief under immigration laws. Additional duties include providing legal advice and support to the other ICE components and litigation support to United States Attorney's Offices in immigration and/or customs matters. The position ...