Staff Attorney - Immigration Practice

Illinois Institute of Technology
September 21, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Position Information

Position Title Staff Attorney - Immigration Practice

Requisition # S01210P FLSA Exempt Location IIT-Downtown Campus (DTC), Chicago, IL Department CK Law Offices GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Draft and/or proofread court documents, meet with supervisory attorney to discuss strategy; maintain files and computerized deadline calendars; prepare and present trials before the immigration court.


Fluency in written and spoken Spanish is required.


The staff attorney will meet with clients for intakes, and provide representation with affirmative and defensive applications in family based, humanitarian visas, and removal defense.

Special Schedule Requirements


EEOC Statement

Illinois Institute of Technology is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer dedicated to building a community of excellence, equity, inclusion and diversity. It is committed to fostering an inclusive environment and actively seeks applications from individuals of all backgrounds and identities regardless of race, color, sex, marital status, religion, national origin, disability, age, unfavorable discharge from the military, status as a protected veteran, sexual orientation including gender identity and expression, order of protection status, and/or genetic information. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment.


Education & Experience

Juris Doctor

Knowledge & Skills

This position requires substantive and procedural legal research and drafting; perform research, evaluate strengths and weaknesses of cases; draft memoranda; research and analysis of developments in immigration law.



Physical Environment and Requirements

Normal activity

Certifications and Licenses

List any certifications or licenses that are either required or helpful in performing the job, designating whether required or preferred.

Juris Doctor Degree (JD) with current Illinois bar admittance

Key Responsibilities

Key Responsibility

Legal representation in immigration matters.

Percentage Of Time 100

Posting Information

Work Hours


Position Category Full Time Posting Date 08/21/2023 Closing Date Posted Until Filled Yes Quicklink for Posting https: //

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