Vacancy Immigration Staff Attorney

Ad type: jobs
Company: Asian Law Alliance
City: San Jose, CA
Workplace street: San Jose, CA
Category: Legal
Work schedule: Full Time
Posted: 22 Dec 2019
Requirements for the applicant
Education: J.D. Required
Work experience: Professional
Job description

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:


Client Counseling and Representation: Conduct intake; provide representation in both affirmative and defensive immigration cases before USCIS, EOIR and the BIA.

Community Education: Organize and conduct presentations on various legal topics. Drafting and reviewing community education pamphlets.

Community Organizing/Advocacy: Advocacy work on community issues as required; networking with other service providers, organizations and government agencies to enhance services to the Asian and Pacific Islander communities.

QUALIFICATIONS:

·       Must be an active member in good standing of the State Bar. California Bar membership is preferred but not required

·       Must have at least two years of experience in general immigration law

·       Minimum of two years of experience in removal defense is strongly preferred

·       Must have a demonstrated understanding of and commitment to the needs of the low income immigrant community

·       Bilingual skills in Asian Pacific Islander language or Spanish highly desirable

·       Must be willing to work flexible hours including evenings and/or weekends

·       California driver’s license and own vehicle required



Benefits


Medical; dental; and vision plans; sick leave; paid vacation, 403(b) plan, flexible spending plan.





How to Apply

rkonda@asianlawalliance.orghttp://asianlawalliance.org/

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