Elmore & Peterson Law Firm, a multidisciplinary law firm in Jackson, Mississippi, seeks an associate attorney to work in the firm’s immigration department. Candidates are required to have 2 or more years of legal experience. Experience in immigration practice is highly preferred. Must be a U.S. licensed attorney in good standing.
We offer a competitive salary commensurate with your legal experience. Other benefits include: paid vacation and holidays, participation in a heath care plan, and future eligibility for firm’s Simple IRA plan with employer match.
The position will require frequent client interaction, working with translators, issue spotting, legal research, legal advice, brief writing, drafting immigration applications and forms, and representation in removal proceedings. Some travel required, typically to Louisiana, Tennessee, and within Mississippi.
About Elmore & Peterson Law Firm
Elmore & Peterson Law Firm's dedicated attorneys, licenciados, and support staff represent clients in the practice areas of Immigration Law, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Family Law, Legal Document Preparation & Verification, as well as in matters of Mexican Law and conducting Business in Mexico. We foster strong ties with foreign consulates to best serve our immigration law and international clients: Attorneys Nathan Elmore and Abigail Peterson serve as legal advisors for the Mexican consulate, LA in the areas of Criminal, Labor, Family and Immigration law. With over 40 years collective attorney experience, and a dedicated team with diverse cultural, educational, and employment backgrounds, we will fight for you and guide you through your ordeal.