Telecommute Interim Pro Bono Coordinating Attorney in New York

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: New York

Compensation: Salary

Staff Reviewed: Mon, Jan 07, 2019

This job expires in 15 days

Job Category: Human Resources, Legal, Non-profit

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time, Part Time

Employment Status: Temporary

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Doctorate

Job Summary

A national legal organization has an open position for a Telecommute Interim Pro Bono Coordinating Attorney in New York.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Conduct or oversee legal intakes and the provision of know-your-rights information
  • Match child clients with pro bono attorneys
  • Engage in a limited number of direct representation cases, representing unaccompanied children

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Participate in conferences, meetings, and trainings as needed
  • Admission to practice law
  • 1 to 3 years of experience practicing immigration law
  • Experience working with children
  • A strong record of cultural competence and cross-cultural communication skills
  • Supervisory experience