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At Barrales Law, our mission is to advocate for the rights of the immigrant community with honesty, compassion and persistence. We look for strong professionals to uphold our mission and contribute to the growth of the business.

Open Positions

Barrales Law in Boston, Massachusetts needs qualified individuals for Attorney and Paralegal positions. Send your resume and cover letter to Barrales Law at: careers@barraleslaw.com. Please reference the job title you are applying for in the subject of your message.

Attorney

Currently, we are looking for an associate who will manage a full caseload of Immigration Matters ranging from asylum applications/appeals, (SIJ) children's immigration matters, visa/sponsorship applications, nationalization applications and court of appeal/judicial review work. Associate will handle cases in immigration court and some probate/family court. Ideal candidate will have minimum 1-3 years of courtroom experience.

The candidate will be required to work autonomously with little supervision successfully handling busy and varied caseload covering both immigration and asylum matters. Applicant should also be detail-oriented and a passionate advocate for our clients.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform consultations and intake of cases.
  • Provide immigration legal representation in a high-volume and varied immigration legal practice, which includes family-based petitions, motions, waivers, TPS, Asylum, NACARA, VAWA, U Visas, T Visas,
  • Naturalization, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and related services.
  • Analyze legal issues to develop and implement legal strategy.
    Supervise, train and mentor staff attorneys, paralegals, interns and volunteers.
  • Participate in the implementation and reporting of programs as well as the day-to-day operations of the firm.
  • Maintain infrastructure for case management.
  • Represent the agency in community forums and partnerships.
  • Communicate with clients regarding case processing and procedural issues.
  • Update and manage status reports.

 

Requirements:

  • Fluent in Spanish (Required)
  • Minimum 1 - 3 years of experience in immigration law (Preferred)
  • Admitted to and current member in good standing of the state bar (the Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers) (Required)

 

Benefits Offered:

  • Health Care Reimbursement
  • 401k
  • Paid Time Off
  • Unique Workplace Perks

This is a great opportunity to learn and grow as an attorney. The position is available immediately.

Salary discussed upon review of resume and depending on experience.

 

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000-$90,000

Start Date: 1-2 weeks

 

Send resume and cover letter to careers@barraleslaw.com. Please reference the job title you are applying for in the subject of your message.

Paralegal

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Preparing and filling documents.
  • Summarizing cases, preparing reports and updates for attorneys.
  • Work closely with Associates and other Paralegals on all aspects of case preparation for temporary and permanent visa petitions and applications.
  • Draft Petitions/Applications and file with government agency.
  • Maintain client contact information.
  • Provide status updates.
  • Update case management system.
  • Learn procedural and processing requirements for various types of non-immigrant and immigrant visa petitions and applications.
  • Work with clients to gather and convey information.
  • Perform administrative functions such as scanning and filing documents in document management systems.
  • Manage client files.
  • Perform legal research.

 

Skills:

  • Ability to prepare memos and motions
  • Excellent research skills
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Ability to always maintain confidentiality
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Achieve a high level of productivity
  • Ability to Multi-task in a fast-paced environment with challenging demands
  • Meets assigned deadlines and communicates case progress/status/issues to supervisor
  • Self-starter, demonstrates flexibility, and initiative regarding assignments for self and team
  • Ability to work independently, organize and prioritize workload, and adapt to changing priorities
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, planning, verbal and written communication skills

 

Requirements:

  • BS or BA Degree (Preferred). No JDs please
  • Fluent in Spanish (Required)
  • Working knowledge of advanced functions of Microsoft Calendar and SharePoint
  • Experience:
  • Immigration Paralegal: 1 to 2 years (Preferred)

 

Education:

  • Associate or Bachelor's (Preferred)
  • Benefits offered:
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401k
  • Health Insurance Reimbursement

 

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $40,000-$50,000

Start Date: 1-2 weeks

Please reference job title and send resume and cover letter to careers@barraleslaw.com. Please reference the job title you are applying for in the subject of your message.

Call (617) 720-3600 or send an email to info@barraleslaw.com to speak
with a friendly and knowledgeable member of our legal team today.