Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc. (SMRLS) is seeking a bilingual (Spanish/English) immigration staff attorney for its St. Paul, Minnesota office. This is a new position funded by a grant through the Minnesota Office of Justice Programs to expand SMRLS’ capacity to provide direct legal services to crime victims. This grant is funded for one year and is renewable for up to five years. The position will handle immigration cases for immigrant crime victims.
Attorneys would provide legal assistance to immigrant victims of domestic violence and violent crimes in VAWA cases, U visa cases, U visa adjustment of status, and removal of conditions cases. Handle other types of immigration cases as needed. Conduct community outreach to an increasingly diverse immigrant and refugee client community throughout SMRLS’ entire 33-county service area.
More information can be found via the following link:
People interested in applying for the position can also submit cover letter, resume and three references to:
Xer Xiong, Legal Secretary
Southern MN Regional Legal Svcs. 450 N Syndicate Street, Suite 285 St. Paul, MN 55104