2-3 yrs required
San Rafael, CA, United States
The candidate will represent children and youth in immigration matters, including Immigration Court proceedings, and applications before U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS). The staff attorney will work in a collaborative and trauma informed environment and strive for high quality service. Provide eligibility assessment, full representation, and/or legal advice to children and youth living primarily in Marin County, primarily SIJS, asylum, T & U visa cases and DACA. Represent children in immigration matters, including Immigration Court proceedings and before U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS). Comply with ILS policies, procedures, and best practices including entering data into our case management software (LawLogix), collecting fees, executing contracts with clients, and filing applications in a timely manner. Compile client data for reporting requirements. Participate in regular peer review meetings and attend immigration legal trainings as needed. Participate in other team and agency meetings. Other duties and special projects as assigned by supervisor. Should have J.D. or LL.M. Should have 2-3 years of experience in immigration law. Bilingual – English and Spanish fluency (required). Should have current Bar Membership in good standing. Should have excellent Outlook and Microsoft Office skills. Excellent organizational and interviewing skills and ability to meet deadlines. Experience working with LawLogix or other legal case management software.
91 Larkspur Street
United States 94901
Website : http://www.canalalliance.org