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Immigration Attorney & Pro Bono Coordinator

JFCS Immigration Legal Services is a dynamic team responsible for representing the most vulnerable immigrants and refugees in our area with dedication, compassion and skill. We are looking to expand our team and hire another experienced immigration attorney to help us serve even more clients than the 1700 we currently serve annually. Job duties would include coordinating the recruitment, training and mentoring of pro bono attorneys, presenting educational and outreach presentations in the community, and providing direct representation to our clients before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Executive Office for Immigration Review.

Requirements:
Please have a JD and be admitted to the Bar. Excellent communication and organizational skills are paramount. You must have at least 3 years’ experience working in immigration law cases including representation of Respondents in removal proceedings. We require all staff to be culturally sensitive.

Preferences:
It would be incredibly helpful if you have experience in family court proceedings with regard to SIJS findings of fact. Experience working with volunteers is appreciated and preference is given to Spanish speakers.

About JFCS
JFCS is known as a local leader in providing innovative and effective social service solutions to problems facing families and individuals of all ages and walks of life. Support ranges from counseling services, career services, guardianship services, immigration legal services, refugee and immigrant services, scholarship services and we run the Squirrel Hill Food Pantry. We offer support without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, place of birth, gender, sexual orientation, familial status, age, handicap or disability.

Application:
Please email cover letter and resume to jobs@jfcspgh.org with “Immigration Attorney & Pro Bono Coordinator” in the subject line.