Casa Esperanza is Hiring a Detention Attorney

Casa de Esperanza is a nonprofit community organization that works with immigrant communities in Central New Jersey providing low cost quality legal services to mostly low-income immigrants.  Although they focus on immigration law, they also serve the community by providing representation in domestic violence, immigration related custody issues, divorces, and municipal court.

The position offered is full time.


  • Experience. Licensed to practice law before the bar of any state in U.S. (New   Jersey preferred)
  • Fundamental knowledge of immigration law and court procedures preferred
  • Strong written and oral advocacy skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team setting and under pressure
  • Fluency in Spanish required

Casa Esperanza is an equal opportunity employer open to applicants regardless of race, religion, ethnic origin, gender, disability or sexual orientation.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and writing sample via email.