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Job title: Associate Attorney (New York, NY)

Job location: New York, NY.

Number of position: 1 opening

Job duration: Permanent position, Full time, Mon-Fri, 40 hours per week

Job description:

Represent non-detained/detained individuals in removal proceedings before Immigration Court & BIA. Manage individual caseload, analyze case documents, prepare Asylum applications, affirmative filings for applicants. Draft, review, file court pleadings including legal motions, briefs, BIA appellate briefs. Represent clients at USCIS & Asylum office interviews. Coordinate aspects of client’s case-client communication, research, advocacy with law enforcement/other agencies. Manage drafting immigration petitions/applications, support letters detailing eligibility for visa classification. Provide legal analysis for clients in family/employment-based immigration, Naturalization, VAWA to determine any possible case benefits. Supervise Paralegals.

Education and Experience required:

Must have JD or a foreign equivalent. Must be admitted to practice as an Attorney in New York State. Prior work experience must include 1 year of experience in representing individuals in removal proceedings before the Immigration Court and BIA. Prepare Asylum applications.

Mail Resume to:

Leleu & Associates LLC,
1 West Sunrise Highway, Suite 2C,
Freeport, NY 11520.