Immigration Attorney


Represent and advise clients in immigration matters such as adjustment of status, removal proceedings, asylum appeals, and naturalization interviews before USCIS.

This representative of La Posada, an Anabaptist faith-based Immigrant Aid organization, will be convinced that God’s love embraces all peoples and cultures, is committed to working for peace and justice, and has a passion for the rights of people who need to navigate the legal system to make their home in the U.S.

La Posada, a nonprofit organization based in Elkhart Indiana focusing on acquiring immigration documentation required to have legal status, is looking for a Full-time Immigration Attorney. One year of minimum immigration experience. Current valid license in any US state, Indiana preferred. Spanish and English fluency required. Must be licensed in any jurisdiction in the United States.


  1. Represent clients in removal proceedings in Immigration Courts, including in asylum cases (if, sufficiently experienced).
  2. Represent clients in other immigration matters such as adjustment of status and naturalization interviews before USCIS.
  3. Create and prepare immigrant and non-immigrant visas.
  4. Review and proofread complex evidence and case documents.
  5. Track, monitor, and log all evidence and documents for client cases.
  6. Create, compile, and prepare all documentation for filing.
  7. Proactively research new legislation and legal changes in immigration law.
  8. Prioritize multiple responsibilities and manage case deadlines for multiple clients.
  9. Assist with additional administrative and clerical duties as necessary.
  10. Participate in La Posada team planning and reporting.
  11. Meet with the Executive Director on a regular basis.
  12. Maintain a current knowledge of legal trends and changes.
  13. Nurture professional, personal and spiritual development and demonstrate Christian commitment and the spirit of La Posada to coworkers and clients.
  14. Demonstrate commitment to La Posada’s goals of anti-racist action.


  1. JD and current valid license in any US state, Indiana preferred.
  2. Ability to speak and write in Spanish is required.
  3. Strong advocacy, research, and writing skills; high-level attention to detail; and strong academic credentials.
  4. A minimum of one year experience in immigration law; passion for the rights of people who need help to navigate the legal system. Desire to work with underserved communities.
  5. Ability to work on daily tasks independently, proactively, and with minimal supervision.
  6. Sensitive, compassionate and positive; ability to relate well to people and listen perceptively.
  7. Some travel may be required.
  8. Computer skills – proficiency with word processing.
  9. Willingness to be flexible in work schedule, giving extra time when needed.


$60,000.00 per year


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Full Time

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Executive Director


Immigration Attorney


La Posada Immigrant Aid

Job Location

Elkhart, IN
United States