Immigration Associate Attorney Job in Chicago, IL Near Me - 331462 | BCGSearch.com

Immigration Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Illinois - Chicago

Job ID 4JZ9331462

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 3 Years

Ranking 2 : Consumer and/or Business $$

Estimated Salary Consumer Facing Firm Salary-Tend to Be on Lower End in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Family ImmigrationAsylumImmigration - General

2024-04-19 05:11:18

A law firm in Chicago, IL, is seeking an Immigration Associate Attorney to assist with family-based and removal cases, represent clients in various immigration matters, communicate with clients, and manage documentation preparation. The ideal candidate should have 1-3 years of experience in family-based immigration and removal defense, be fluent in Spanish, and possess a Juris Doctor.

Duties:

  • Assist with family-based and removal cases, including representing clients in immigration-related matters such as removal proceedings and family-based applications.
  • Communicate effectively with clients, providing updates and guidance on their cases.
  • Collect, synthesize, and prepare documentation for various immigration filings.
  • Maintain and update client databases to ensure accurate case records.
  • Work in a fast-paced environment, meeting deadlines while managing a large caseload.
  • Oversee the work of legal assistants and support staff, providing guidance and supervision.
  • Option to work remotely a few days a week, with required office presence in downtown Chicago on certain days.

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree.
  • Licensed to practice law in the United States.
  • 1-3 years of experience in family-based immigration and removal defense.
  • Fluency in spoken and written Spanish.
  • Prior experience supervising paralegal/legal assistant support staff preferred.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

Education:

  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree.

Certifications:

  • Must be licensed to practice law in the United States.

Skills:

  • Fluency in spoken and written Spanish.
  • Knowledge of family-based immigration and removal defense.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage large caseloads and work independently.
  • Proficiency in case management software and client databases.
  • Supervisory skills for overseeing support staff.

This law firm provides legal representation to businesses, families, and individuals in United States immigration and citizenship law. Its major practice areas include investors and entrepreneurs, removal and deportation defense, citizenship and naturalization, consular processing and adjustment of status, family-based immigration, and employment-based immigration. The firm's office is located in Chicago, Illinois.

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