Immigration Attorney Job in Tucson, AZ Near Me - 260143 |

Immigration Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Arizona - Tucson

Job ID 1KVG260143

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 - Max. 8 Years

Client Type Consumer and/or Business $$

Practice Areas Business Immigration

2022-07-25 09:55:14

Tucson office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks an immigration attorney preferably with 3 years of relevant legal experience. The candidate will manage a caseload of removal defense cases in the Tucson, Florence, and Eloy Immigration Courts. Will prepare and litigate applications for relief from removal, including cancellation of removal, adjustment of status, asylum, withholding of removal, Convention Against Torture (CAT), and other waivers. Prepare and argue motions to release clients from detention in bond proceedings. Challenge allegations of removability through motions to terminate and motions to suppress. Represent clients in family-based immigration matters before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of State and its consulates worldwide. In this capacity, represent clients applying for immigrant visas, nonimmigrant visas, asylum, U visas, T visas, and protection under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Conduct investigations and discovery to effectively support clients claims with persuasive evidence. Effectively communicate with other attorneys and experts in the field-locally and nationally-to leverage as much knowledge and advice as possible for the benefit of clients. Specifically, drafting and filing motions and briefs before the immigration courts, Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Analyze the immigration consequences of criminal convictions by providing Padilla consults to criminal defense attorneys. Litigate petitions for writ of habeas corpus and applications for preliminary injunctive relief in the U.S. District Court. Perform consultations for potential clients who are interested in the law firms services. Must be licensed to practice law by the highest court of any state. Proficiency in Spanish is required.

The candidate should have a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. The firm offers benefits like Dental insurance; Health insurance; Health savings account; Life insurance; Paid time off; Professional development assistance; Retirement plan; Vision insurance.

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The estimated salary for this position is $203,125*.

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