The Franco Law Group (FLG), A Professional Law Corporation (APLC), a firm specializing in Immigration and Nationality Law, seeks a skilled and passionate attorney to join its strong legal team. Experienced licensed attorneys in California preferred.
FLG is seeking a highly motivated, qualified and passionate candidate with a strong interest or background in immigration law. Candidates who have taken an immigration law class or have practiced immigration law are preferred and prior experience is preferred. The candidate will be expected to:
Represent immigrant clients (detained and non-detained) in court, including clients before DHS, EOIR and DOS in family immigration, naturalization, U visa, asylum, I-751 waivers, VAWA matters, consular processing, 212(h), 212(i), I-212, unlawful presence and provisional waivers.
Represent clients before the Immigration Courts and BIA in removal defense, all applications for immigration relief, criminal removal matters, custody and bond hearings, and contested removal cases.
The candidate must be willing to travel to detention centers anywhere in the country.
The candidate must have a strong interest in developing his or her litigation skills; have strong case management ability, legal research and legal writing skills.
The candidate must demonstrate the ability and willingness to zealously pursue new and untested legal theories;
The candidate must demonstrate the ability to take initiative and work under pressure;
Conduct client intake and consultations.
Other tasks as needed and as assigned by the firm’s management.
The ability to speak, read, and write Spanish is required.
2-4 years preferred. Will consider less experienced.
About Franco Law Group, APLC
For almost 10 years, Franco Law Group, APLC (FLG) has brought dignity and integrity to the representation of the immigrant community one client at a time. We strive to provide stability in our clients’ lives and a sense of belonging and normalcy in the United States. Committed to excellence, our advocate team fights every day for a more equitable society where immigrant contributions are being recognized and becoming an intricate and essential part of the American fabric.
At FLG, our mission is to be the best immigration law firm in California by providing aggressive defense for immigrants that are unjustly marginalized and ensure they receive the dignified and excellent legal representation they deserve. We take great pride in representing each client as if it were our very own mother or father that is going through an emotionally stressful and draining immigration process. We treat our clients with the utmost respect, kindness, patience and compassion, while at the same time delivering aggressive, top-notch and result focused representation for each of our clients.