The Ehrisman Law Firm, P.C. is seeking an Associate Attorney with prior immigration experience to join our fast-paced, growing firm. We are dedicated to immigration law and criminal law for non-citizens. Our firm seeks a self-motivated, fast learner to hit the ground running. We are committed to advocating for justice for all immigrants and their families.
The Associate Attorney needs to work independently with little to no supervision. Duties include:
Represent clients in immigration courts and USCIS interviews;
Represent clients in criminal courts (if licensed in GA);
Drafting, reviewing and finalizing legal motions, briefs, applications and petitions;
Reviewing and preparing evidence;
Work with clients throughout various stages of application or litigation process including status conferences, evidence review and trial preparation;
Work directly with team of paralegals to ensure professional, high-quality work product and premium legal representation;
The Associate Attorney position requires the following:
2-5 years in removal defense;
Active membership in good standing of a State Bar
Commitment to immigrant rights and civil rights issues
Commitment to put in the work that’s needed.
50-60-hour work week
Rare weekends may be required
Must thoroughly and adequately prepare for hearings and interviews
Must arrive on time for hearings and interviews
Excellent legal writing and proof-reading skills
Strong legal research skills
Work well under pressure and understand the importance of deadlines
Professional, courteous and positive attitude
Highly organized and detail oriented
Ability to use email, GSuite, Microsoft Suite and can generally operate a computer, scanner and printer
Must be able to use case management software and maintain consistent, detailed notes
Must be able to work independently with minimal oversight
Bilingual (Spanish/English) is preferred but not required
About The Ehrisman Law Firm, P.C.
Comprehensive immigration law firm serving the diverse needs of the immigrant community.