Fun and energetic law firm is looking to add a dynamic attorney to the team in Dallas. We are customer oriented, values-driven, team-oriented, and data-minded immigration and family law firm. If you have strong business acumen, can add value to our tight-knit team, can work in fast pace, be efficient and bring progressive ideas to the table, we will welcome you to our team! We are not just hiring; we are hoping to find an integral part of our team. We love what we do and we do it with pride: helping our clients live their American Dream, keeping families together, changing people’s lives for the better. How do we do it? By building relationships with government employees, establishing personal rapport with each client, understanding processes and perspectives rather than clashing with people and personalities. We build bridges with our community members, we dive into every aspect of our operations, and we drive progress regardless of what challenges we may face.
1-2 years of experience with family immigration and deportation defense (Fed court and employment based preferred, but not required). If no experience, we will train.
JD or LLM required
Fully bilingual - Spanish and English - required
Advanced understanding of business processes and revenue generation
Consultations - track on close rate and lead quality metrics
Accompany clients to interviews at the USCIS Field Office and Asylum Office
Along with the Lead Attorney, represent clients in removal and bond proceedings and appeals to the BIA
Prepare briefs, cover letters with legal analysis and arguments, motions and immigration packets for submission, as needed
Under direct supervision of the Lead Attorney, review for quality, give feedback and sign immigration packets, motions and briefs
Support the Dallas office primarily, and the Houston office as needed
Network with attorneys in other practice areas to build reputation and referral base
Improve on researching and technical legal writing
Keeping abreast of the current changes in immigration law
Train the Houston paralegal team to help them grow their knowledge of the practice area
Ability or potential to grow business in size/revenue
Davis & Associates is focused exclusively on the practice of immigration law. With offices in Dallas and Houston, Texas, we provide our clients with immigration services that cover all aspects of immigration law. Family immigration, immigrant and nonimmigrant employment and investment immigration, removal defense, asylum, VAWA, U visas, and waivers are covered in our immigration law practice.The Davis & Associates team is efficient and focused on providing the best experience for clients and colleagues of the firm. We expect team members to exhibit a high level of communication with our clients and sincere concern for the stressful immigration situations they often find themselves in.Our goal as a firm is to focus on families, not files. That includes our team and our clients. For our clients, we offer an excellent customer experience. Similarly, for our employees we offer excellent employee experience, including a full benefits suite with medical and dental, 401K with match, comprehensive PTO, flexible work relationships and an array of support from supplemental insurances to on-going training and virtual assistants.If you would like to join a dynamic environment with exposure to ...all areas of US immigration law; are able to empathize with and care for each other and our clients, we would love to hear from you.