Paralegals

We are multi-state law firm specializing in commercial and residential foreclosure, bankruptcy and mediation. We also work closely with our clients on issues of immigration, matrimonial, and family legal matters. 

Contact information to apply for the following position(s) is included at the bottom of this page. 


Immigration Paralegal

Location: Cabanillas & Associates, P.C. - White Plains, NY

Description: We are seeking a highly motivated bilingual paralegal for its immigration practice in White Plains, New York. This is a full-time position. 

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Assisting attorneys and clients with the preparation and filing of petitions, waivers, visa applications, etc., as well as correspondence with USCIS.  

  • Organizing and tracking cases status and assisting in the management of attorney court appearances, calendars and client matters.

  • Completing client intakes, interviews and providing friendly customer service.  

Candidate Requirements:

  • Must have good writing and communication skills, ability to prioritize and work under a tight schedule, ability to multi-task, in-depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles, and the ability to analyze legal documents for accuracy.  

  • A minimum of 1-2 years of paralegal experience.

  • Knowledge of immigration courts, court procedures and USCIS website is necessary.  

  • Proficiency in Spanish and a desire to assist immigrants achieve the America Dream is a must. 

Required Languages: English & Spanish


Litigation Paralegal 

Location: Cabanillas & Associates, P.C. - White Plains, NY

Description: We are seeking a highly motivated, bilingual paralegal for our Litigation Department in White Plains, New York. This is a full-time position. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assisting attorneys in the preparation of pleadings, motions and stipulations for court filing as well as correspondence with clients, adversaries, and courts.

  • Organizing and tracking the status of cases, and assisting in the management of attorney court appearances and motion calendars.

  • Completing intakes and interviews with clients and providing friendly customer service.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Two or more years experience working as a paralegal.

  • Knowledge of NY/NJ courts and court procedures a must.

  • Excellent writing and communication skills, ability to prioritize and work under a tight schedule, ability to multi-task, in-depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles, and the ability to analyze legal documents for accuracy.

Required Languages: English & Spanish


Matrimonial & Family Law Paralegal 

Location: Cabanillas & Associates, P.C. - White Plains, NY

Description: We are seeking a highly motivated, bilingual paralegal for our Litigation Department in White Plains, New York, specifically in the areas of Matrimonial Law and Family Law. This is a full-time position.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assisting attorneys in the preparation of pleadings, motions and stipulations for court filing as well as correspondence with clients, adversaries, and courts.

  • Organizing and track status of cases, and assist in the management of attorney court appearances and motion calendars.

  • Completing intakes and interviews with clients and providing friendly customer service.

Candidate Requirements: 

  • Two or more years experience working as a paralegal.

  • Knowledge of NY/NJ courts and court procedures a must.

  • Excellent writing and communication skills, ability to prioritize and work under a tight schedule, ability to multi-task, in-depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles, and the ability to analyze legal documents for accuracy.

Required Languages: English & Spanish


To Apply: 

If you would like to apply for any of these positions, we invite you to email us at careers@cabanillaslaw.com with "ATTN: Wendy M. Weathers, Esq." in the subject line. 

Please be sure to include your resume, a short cover letter explaining why you're interested and why you think you'd be the best person for the position.