Van Der Hout LLP

Careers

Join one of the nation’s oldest and most preeminent law firms specializing in U.S. immigration law. We are a team oriented practice that takes pride in the ability to take on difficult cases. We are looking for people who share our goal of providing the highest quality representation, engaging in bold legal innovation, and handling all our clients’ cases with a deep appreciation for the humanity involved in each case. We offer a competitive wage and benefit package, a congenial workplace culture and a commitment to diversity and civil liberties.


Family & Removal Defense Immigration Paralegal

Van Der Hout LLP is a nationally renowned, full-service immigration and nationality law firm located in the San Francisco Financial District. The firm was founded in 1980 and represents a wide range of clients.

We have an opening for a full-time experienced immigration paralegal. The position will support attorneys handling removal defense and litigation before the Immigration Courts, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and the Federal Courts; preparing and filing immigrant visa petitions, applications for adjustment of status, asylum, naturalization, and other administrative applications before the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Department of State.

Requirements:

Bachelor's degree, 2 or more years of experience at an Immigration Law Firm, strong organizational and excellent English writing skills, computer literacy, and an interest in human rights and immigration matters. Fluency in Spanish (written and oral) required. Competitive salary and benefits.

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE CLICK ON THIS LINK, vblaw.bamboohr.com/jobs. THE LINK WILL DIRECT YOU TO THE FIRM’S HR’S JOBS SITE, BAMBOOHR. AFTER YOU APPLY, YOU WILL RECEIVE NOTIFICATIONS FROM FROM BAMBOOHR REGARDING YOUR APPLICATION.

IMPORTANT APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

  • MUST SPEAK SPANISH
  • PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU ARE A LAW SCHOOL GRADUATE OR AN ATTORNEY
  • PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR COVER LETTER as directed by BambooHR
  • PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME as directed by BambooHR
  • PLEASE SUBMIT THREE REFERENCES (including contact information: email, phone) as directed by BambooHR

AFTER YOU APPLY, YOU WILL RECEIVE NOTIFICATIONS FROM BAMBOOHR REGARDING YOUR APPLICATION. PLEASE CHECK YOUR SPAM/JUNK FILES AND ADD BAMBOOHR TO YOUR EMAIL WHITELIST.


Office Administrator

Van Der Hout LLP is a nationally renowned, full-service immigration and nationality law firm located in the San Francisco Financial District. The firm was founded in 1980 and represents a wide range of clients in immigration matters, including family-based immigration, employment-based immigration, asylum and other humanitarian relief, removal defense, and federal litigation. We are civil-rights and immigration-rights oriented, with thirteen attorneys and 36 total staff.

The firm seeks an Office Administrator. The Office Administrator reports to the partners and will direct the day to day operations of the firm, including financial oversight, budgeting, human resources, personnel management, attorney and staff recruiting, policy implementation, facilities and space planning, as well as spearheading firm-wide projects. Five or more years of law firm (or equivalent professional services) office administration experience is required. Facility with financial reports and with MS Office/Outlook/Excel is essential, and strong IT knowledge is preferred. Strong organizational and supervisory skills are key to success in the position.

Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred, but experience is most important. Salary is DOE and benefits are competitive.

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE CLICK ON THIS LINK, vblaw.bamboohr.com/jobs. THE LINK WILL DIRECT YOU TO THE FIRM’S HR’S JOBS SITE, BAMBOOHR. AFTER YOU APPLY, YOU WILL RECEIVE NOTIFICATIONS FROM FROM BAMBOOHR REGARDING YOUR APPLICATION. PLEASE CHECK YOUR SPAM/JUNK FILES AND ADD BAMBOOHR TO YOUR EMAIL WHITELIST.


Billing Administrative Assistant

Van Der Hout LLP is a nationally renowned, full-service immigration and nationality law firm located in the San Francisco Financial District. The firm was founded in 1980 and represents a wide range of clients.

The firm is seeking to fill a full-time experienced Billing Administrative Assistant (“BAA”). The BAA will provide billing and finance related support to the firm’s finance manager. The position will also assist the office administrator with various human resources related tasks and the firm with basic office administration tasks.

Requirements:

Bachelors' degree preferred but not required, 2-3 years of experience of financial/billing support and administrative assistance, Spanish speaking strongly preferred. HR experience not required but is a plus. We are looking for a team player who is organized and efficient with good writing skills and computer literacy. Competitive salary and benefits.

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE CLICK ON THIS LINK, vblaw.bamboohr.com/jobs. THE LINK WILL DIRECT YOU TO THE FIRM’S HR’S JOBS SITE, BAMBOOHR. AFTER YOU APPLY, YOU WILL RECEIVE NOTIFICATIONS FROM FROM BAMBOOHR REGARDING YOUR APPLICATION. PLEASE CHECK YOUR SPAM/JUNK FILES AND ADD BAMBOOHR TO YOUR EMAIL WHITELIST.


Front Office Coordinator

Van Der Hout LLP is a nationally renowned, full-service immigration and nationality law firm located in the San Francisco Financial District. The firm was founded in 1980 and represents a wide range of clients.

The firm is seeking to fill a full-time Front Office Coordinator/Receptionist position with excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills. Candidate must be bilingual [English/Spanish]. Position provides reception support as follows: front office clerical duties, heavy phones, mail processing , case-noting, office services and vendor management. Previous MS Office (Word, Excel & Outlook) experience desired. Competitive salary dependent on experience with great benefits package!

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE CLICK ON THIS LINK, vblaw.bamboohr.com/jobs. THE LINK WILL DIRECT YOU TO THE FIRM’S HR’S JOBS SITE, BAMBOOHR. AFTER YOU APPLY, YOU WILL RECEIVE NOTIFICATIONS FROM FROM BAMBOOHR REGARDING YOUR APPLICATION. PLEASE CHECK YOUR SPAM/JUNK FILES AND ADD BAMBOOHR TO YOUR EMAIL WHITELIST.


Law Clerk – San Francisco

We are accepting applications for the law clerk positions on a rolling-basis. The positions will remain open until filled. We hire law clerks year-round.

Applicants should have completed their first year of law school. This is primarily a research and writing position. Law clerks will research immigration law topics and prepare legal memoranda, prepare briefs and motions to file before the immigration agencies and federal courts, and assist with other projects as needed.

Required experience: Strong legal research and writing skills. Completion of Immigration Law course or immigration law experience.

The clerkship positions are paid positions.

Please send applications by email. Please include: (1) cover letter; (2) resume; (3) legal writing sample; and (4) list of three references.

In your cover letter, please indicate your preferred start and end dates, an estimate of the number of hours per week that you would be available to clerk, and relevant coursework, including whether you have taken an immigration law class or plan to take one before starting the clerkship.

Please direct applications and questions to:

Law Clerk Coordinator
Van Der Hout LLP
180 Sutter St, Fifth Floor, San Francisco, CA 94104-4029

Email: LawClerks-Jobs@vblaw.com

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