Immigration & Asylum Solicitor

Reference:
VAC-73
Sectors:
Human Rights, Immigration
Salary:
Salary negotiable
Town/City:
Birmingham
Contract Type:
Permanent

A Birmingham based specialist Immigration firm is currently seeking applications for an Immigration Caseworker.

Essentially the role is to advise and assist clients in the field of Asylum and Immigration Law and you will be tasked with the following:

*Attending and advising clients at all stages of their case

*Managing a caseload

*Preparing applications for the Home Office

*Preparing cases for hearing at the Immigration Tribunal

*Representing clients at the Immigration Tribunal

*Drafting skeleton arguments and written representations

*Drafting grounds of appeal to the Upper Tribunal

*Drafting pre-action protocol letters

*Applying for legal aid funding

*Conducting cases within the legal aid framework

*Establishing and developing key contacts with stakeholders

*Development of internal working procedures and practices to promote high levels of client care and service, maximise efficiency and financial return.

Possessing an IAAS Level 2 Accreditation is highly desirable (howerve not essential). Excellent verbal communication skills including the ability to take instructions and relate to people at all levels i.e. clients from varying backgrounds, external agencies and fellow fee earners.

You will also have excellent advocacy skills, high quality written communication skills in English and it is of paramount importance to possess the ability to decipher and relay complex information to clients and colleagues.

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