The candidate will provide legal assistance to the most disadvantaged and vulnerable members of society in the Immigration section. Experienced attorneys as well as recent graduates will be considered. Excellent writing and oral advocacy skills are required. Prior Legal Services experience or a demonstrated commitment to legal assistance for the disadvantaged is preferred. Prior supervisory experience is a plus. Bilingual skills are preferred. read more
The candidate reports to: Manager, Legal Program. Screen and provide direct representation, brief services, referrals, and consultations for orders of protection, custody, visitation, child support, and uncontested divorces. Screen and provide representation on related VAWA, BSW, U visa, T visa, and other immigration applications (willing to train). Handle case work of 80% family law and 20% immigration. Work with Advocates and other staff and volunteers to ... read more
The candidate to join Immigration Legal Team, supporting Brooklyn and Staten Island membership. Responsibilities will Include: Managing high-volume community intake (including prompt follow-up, screening, referrals, clinic scheduling, organizer communication, and data management); Supporting the offices' immigration attorneys in their case work (including through evidentiary collection, research, filings, and client communication; Managing a caseload... read more
The candidate must be fluent in both Spanish and English, admitted or about to be admitted to practice in New York State, and has some relevant experience (direct experience with Special Immigrant Juvenile cases, e.g. in a law school clinic/volunteer environment, preferred). Should have genuine passion for protecting the rights of foreign-born individuals in the United States, and a deep interest in making a long-term commitment to our well-respected and r...
Hempstead office of our client seeks attorney with 1-2 years of immigration law experience (preferably deportation-removal defense). The candidate should have experience in dealing with Federal Immigration Courts, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and the Department of Homeland Security; specifically, appearing for Master Calendar Hearings and Hearings on Merits, attending U.S.C.I.S. interviews, and writing briefs on immigration-related matters. Must be admitted to practice...
Hempstead office of our client seeks junior associate attorney with some relevant experience (direct experience with Special Immigrant Juvenile cases, e.g. in a law school clinic/volunteer environment, preferred). The candidate should preferably be admitted or about to be admitted to practice in New York State. Must have a genuine passion for protecting the rights of foreign-born individuals in the US, and a deep interest in making a long-term commitment. Should preferably ...
Immigration & Public Assistance Attorney & Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
Responsibilities : Will maintain a full caseload of medical-legal partnership client representation. Will co-teach a “law and medicine together” practicum course for Hofstra Law School students in the fall and spring semesters and handle casework throughout the year. Represent immigrant clients (documented and undocumented), specifically clients seeking: Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) stat...
Junior Associate Attorney
The candidate must be fluent in both Spanish and English, admitted or about to be admitted to practice in New York State, and has some relevant experience (direct experience with Special Immigrant Juvenile cases, e.g. in a law school clinic/volunteer environment, preferred). Must have a genuine passion for protecting the rights of foreign-born individuals in the United States, and a deep interest in making a long-term commitment to well-respected ...
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The candidate will represent immigrant youth and family units in all aspects of removal defense before the NY Immigration Court, including pleadings; motion practice; preparing applications for humanitarian and/or collateral relief; and trial preparation. Represent immigrant youth and adults seeking guardianship & special findings orders for SIJS before the Nassau & Suffolk County Family Courts. Meet with clients and additional witnesses to develop rem...
Bilingual (Spanish) Immigration Lawyer
Candidate must be a licensed immigration associate with 2+ years' experience. Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a busy, high-paced environment is a must. High case turnover as new clients and cases come in daily. Although the position requires the ability to work independently, would receive direct hands-on supervision and training by a highly experienced partner. Through constant client contact, will also learn client relati...
Queens Village office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks immigration lawyer with 2+ years of experience. The candidate will also receive some generalized training in general civil and criminal litigation as this is a general practice firm (family law, criminal defense), and prior experience in these fields is also an asset. Foreign languages fluency, especially Spanish, a plus. Must have interest to specialize in all facets of immigration law. Desire to liti...
The candidate responsibilities includes: Legal research and writing before the BIA, Court of Appeals and EOIR’; Represent clients before an Immigration Judge and USCIS; Preparing court submissions for Master and Individual Hearings; Respond to issued Request for Evidence; Work with CEO and Senior Associate Attorney to meet all internal and external deadlines; Contact clients and keep them informed and updated on their case status; Review legal docume...
Queens Village office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks immigration attorney with 2-3 years of experience in representing clients before EOIR and USCIS and specializing in Legal Writing. The candidate will serve in legal research and writing before the BIA, Court of Appeals and EOIR. Will represent clients before an Immigration Judge and USCIS. Prepare court submissions for Master and Individual Hearings. Respond to issued Request for Evidence. Work with th...
New York City office of our client seeks an attorney with 3+ years of immigration experience. The candidate will work on a range of immigration cases from removal/deportation defense, federal court litigation, family-based immigration, employment-based immigration, waivers, asylum, and naturalization. Must be admitted to practice law in any state, but preferably NY and/or NJ. read more
Senior Staff Attorney, Non-Citizen Client Project
The candidate will be reviewing pertinent criminal and immigration court client records to assess the immigration consequences of client convictions; Establishing and improving internal protocols for the office’s holistic representation of non-citizen clients; Providing support for and advice to other attorneys regarding the immigration consequences of criminal convictions and the general needs of our non-citizen clients;... read more
Director of Legal Services
The candidate reporting to one of Deputy Executive Directors, will lead a team of talented program directors who oversee the work of over 40 staff who focus primarily on the direct representation of refugees and other displaced people worldwide, mentoring pro bono teams of attorneys and students in direct representation, and other projects. Will provide direct supervision to the U.S. Legal Services Director, the Middle East Director, the Director... read more