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Immigration Staff Attorney
The Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) is seeking a fulltime Staff Attorney to join its Immigration Program, in their Batavia, NY office. This office handles work under the New York Immigrant Family Unity Project (NYIFUP) contract at the Buffalo Federal Detention Facility in Batavia, and some WNY county jails which hold immigrant women. This is a public defender model program where we represent all low income detained people that are facing deportation and are not otherwise represented

Full details available here: https://ecbavlp.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/IMMIGRATION-NYIFUP-4-STAFF-ATTORNEYS-Fall-2021.pdf
Organization website: http://ecbavlp.com

Deadline to apply: December 3, 2021
Position: Immigration Staff Attorney
Organization: ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc.
Location: Batavia,  NY 
United States
Salary: Starting at $59,710
Posting Start Date: 11/1/2021
Date Posted: 11/11/2021
Requirements
* admitted to practice law
• organizational skills to juggle many cases efficiently while also being able to track and report required data about the work in a timely and accurate manner
• ability to work cooperatively with fellow staff and supervisors while also being able to work independently
• the means and willingness to travel (a driver’s license and regular access to a vehicle are required)
• strong oral and written advocacy skills
• legal research software proficiency
• the desire to want a career in litigation defending detained low-income immigrants

Full details available here: https://ecbavlp.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/IMMIGRATION-NYIFUP-4-STAFF-ATTORNEYS-Fall-2021.pdf
Organization website: http://ecbavlp.com

Deadline to apply: December 3, 2021
Status: This listing expires on: 2/9/2022
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Organization Information
Name:
ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc.
Address:
8 S Lyon St.

Batavia,  NY 14020
United States
Email:
bcisneros@ecbavlp.com
Phone:
Fax:
Contact:
Brenda Cisneros