The Southwest Detroit Immigrant and Refugee Center is seeking a Legal Director to join our small team. The Legal Director will play a key role in helping us manage our active caseload, supervise the Pontiac Legal Clinic and represent clients in court.
Please take a look at our website, watch our video and understand what we do before applying. The right person for the job will be a self-starter and share our passion for seeking justice for underserved communities, particularly immigrants and refugees in the Detroit area. Ideally, they will have some experience with the US immigration system.
The legal director must be licensed to practice law in the state of Michigan.
Please submit a resume and cover letter describing your fit for the position to firstname.lastname@example.org the subject “Legal Director – “ and your name. This is a part-time position. Applications will be accepted through June 14, 2019.
The Southwest Detroit Immigrant and Refugee Center provides free and low-cost legal services to underserved communities in the Detroit area, with a focus on recent immigrants and refugees.
We were founded in 2014 by Kevin Piecuch, our Executive Director and principal attorney, to help meet the great need for quality legal services in underserved communities. We believe that everyone deserves justice regardless of your country of origin, the color of your skin, or your ability to afford an attorney.