Jobs, Internships, and Volunteer Opportunities


Development Consultant

IDP is looking for a Development Consultant who will work with the Executive Leadership team to develop the organization’s portfolio of major funders. The ideal candidate is a seasoned fundraising professional with the ability to generate excitement and interest about IDP’s mission. Experience working with criminal justice system advocates and/or immigrants’ rights advocates is a plus. Click here for a full job description and instructions on how to apply.

Padilla Support Center Immigration Staff Attorney

IDP is looking for an Immigration Staff Attorney who will work with IDP’s Padilla Support Center (PSC) program, which is a Regional Immigration Assistance Center serving New York City. PSC staff work collaboratively with defense attorneys representing immigrants in criminal cases and Family Court Article 10 Abuse and Neglect proceedings. This is an exciting opportunity to work at the intersection of criminal and immigration law on both individual case advocacy, and large scale strategy, resource and training development for defense attorneys in one of the most diverse cities in the United States. Click here for a full job description and instructions on how to apply.


IDP currently has no open internships position.

Volunteer and Pro Bono Opportunities

IDP regularly works with volunteers in the following areas:

  • hotline intake and advisals
  • graphic design
  • film, webinar, and podcast production
  • web design
  • legal representation, including deportation defense, petitions for review in federal courts, habeas corpus litigation in federal courts, state post-conviction relief
  • legal research

If you are interested in volunteering with IDP or serving as pro bono counsel, please contact us at [email protected]