Immigration Lawyer

The following is an example of a qualified / professional Immigration Lawyer resume sample(s). These resume examples uses an integration resume layout. The Resume initiates with the applicants qualification profile, outlining key-qualifications for Lawyer job field.

Then, the candidate has an outline of their full work experience (employment history) in sequential order with employment dates on file.

Next is the Educational background, listed in descending order (most recent first). It then moves onto the Professional Background, highlighting skills separated into professional & personal skills.

And lastly, Certifications/Licenses that the candidate it involved with. Then a final part displays any other additional information that the candidate want it to be listed.

Resume Example for Immigration Lawyer

Immigration Attorney

Sugar Land, TX

Willing to relocate: Anywhere

Authorized to work in the US for any employer

Work Experience

Immigration Lawyer

Brian Plotts Attorney at Law, P.C

March 2015 to Present

* Worked with clients in all aspects of case preparation in both affirmative and defensive immigration matters. 
* Handled Adjustment of Status both in and out of court, Consular Processing, Waivers (I-601 and I-601A), TPS, DACA, 
Asylum, Withholding, Cancellation of Removal, VAWA, U Visas, SIJ, UAC, Military Parole in Place, Widow petitions, 
I-90, I-131, I-212, I-751, I-821, I-765, N-400, Orders of Supervision, among others. 
* In charge of opinion letters, trial briefs, motions, and appeals to the BIA. Successfully communicated with ICE attorneys 
to negotiate agreed/unopposed motions to reopen, motions for administrative closure, motions to terminate, prosecutorial 
discretion, among others.

Pro Bono Immigration Lawyer

Law Office of Claudia Oviedo

Sugar Land, TX

January 2012 to Present

Worked Pro Bono helping low income Texans completely free of cost with their legal problems, mainly with immigration 
* Induced to the Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas in recognition of donating time to help change the lives of people in need who do not have the means to afford legal help. 
* Helped clients with both affirmative and defensive immigration matters. 
* In affirmative immigration: handled Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Waivers (I-601 and I-601A), TPS, 
DACA, Asylum, VAWA, U Visas, SIJ petitions, Unaccompanied Children petitions, Military Parole in Place, Renewal of LPR Cards, Advance Parole petitions, Petitions to remove conditions on residency, work permit applications, 
* In defensive immigration: handled Withholding, Cancellation of Removal, I-212, I-601 waivers of inadmissibility, ICE 
Form I-246, among others. 
* Helped clients obtain agreed motions to reopen and terminate cases from ICE attorneys and helped clients with appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals. 
P.O. Box 18723 | Sugar Land, Texas 77496 
Mobile: (832) 725-2992

Contract Lawyer

Synergy Legal Staffing

November 2012 to February 2015

Worked as a contract attorney on a wide array of legal cases for different clients/law suits reviewing documents produced 
during Discovery for relevant and/or privileged information. 
* Worked in a group environment to maximize client goals. 
The Pro Bono College recognizes attorneys who make outstanding contributions to the delivery of legal services to low- income Texans to address the vast unmet legal needs of the poor. 
* Member of the TEXAS BAR COLLEGE 
The Texas Bar College is an honorary society of lawyers who are among the best trained attorneys in Texas. 
* Licensed to practice law by the STATE BAR OF TEXAS.


J.D. in Law

University of Houston Law Center

Houston, TX

August 2008 to August 2011

BA in Liberal Arts: Philosophy and Spanish

University of St. Thomas

Houston, TX

August 2002 to May 2006