The Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC), a nonprofit legal services organization, has an immediate opening within its Training and Legal Support division for an experienced attorney. The attorney will provide training and technical support to CLINIC’s national network of community-based legal programs, as well as to other nonprofit agencies serving low-income immigrants. The attorney will liaise with CLINIC’s Advocacy, Capacity Building, Communications, Legalization, and other divisions in Silver Spring, Maryland.
The position can be based anywhere in the United States. It requires knowledge of immigration law, excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrated time-management skills, and the ability to work both independently and collaboratively with others. Three years experience working in immigration law required.
This position has responsibility for conducting in-person and e-learning trainings, including webinars; providing technical support to staff from nonprofit agencies on a full range of immigration law topics; contributing articles for CLINIC’s monthly newsletter and broadcast e-mail service; assisting in updating existing books and training manuals on immigration law; and participating in advocacy efforts. Some domestic travel is required.
SALARY AND BENEFITS: Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance, retirement plan, and generous leave benefits. CLINIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer; women, minorities, immigrants are encouraged to apply.
APPLICATION: Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and salary requirements. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted directly.