Legal Assistant

Austin, Texas, United States Full-time

Do you have the passion to educate your community and help them navigate the rapidly changing immigration and legal system? Come work for an organization that has compassion for your community and is here to help regardless of their status.

The Company:
The Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES) is a non-profit organization that provides free and low-cost legal services to under-served immigrant children, families and refugees.

RAICES offers a comprehensive benefits package including generous paid time off for holidays, vacation and sick days.

The Position:
We are looking for a bilingual legal assistant to support a new attorney in our Austin office. All case work will be new. You will meet with clients in-person, gather data and prepare translations.

The Location:
Austin, TX

Why Should You Apply?
• You want a job that is fulfilling and community focused.
• You have previous law office, nonprofit or government experience. If you have immigration law experience, even better.
• You are comfortable working independently and can adhere to deadlines.
• You have excellent English and Spanish verbal and written skills.
• You are comfortable engaging in community outreach.

RAICES is an Equal Opportunity Employer.