Downtown Chicago law firm, focusing on immigration and nationality matters since 1973 seeks experienced associate attorney. The position involves representation of individuals in a variety of immigration matters including family-based immigration cases, removal defense and appeals. Pension plan, health and dental insurance are among the benefits offered.
Represent clients before the EOIR in removal defense matters.
Represent clients in family based immigration matters, asylum and U visa applications, naturalization, and adjustment of status matters.
Manage a high-volume work load with guidance from managing attorneys and support of a dedicated team of paralegals.
A successful applicant must be bilingual in English and Spanish, experienced in immigration nationality matters and licensed to practice law in Illinois or any other state in the U.S. Candidates with two or more years experience in family based immigration and removal defense preferred.
About Law Offices of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates
We are a full-service immigration law firm, representing individuals, families and businesses in a variety of matters including:
•Adjustment of Status to Lawful Permanent Resident
•Applications for Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visas at embassies and consulates overseas
•Applications for Waivers of Inadmissibility (for example, waivers due to crimes, prior orders of deportation, or illegal presence in the United States)
•Employment and Family Based Immigration
•Citizenship and Naturalization
•Short-Term Visas, Changes of Status, Extensions of Status
•U Visas and VAWA Petitions for victims for crimes or abuse
•Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
•Parole in Place for family members of veterans and service members