Lift Louisiana seeks a temporary, part-time, paid Legal Research Associate to work from October 2016 through May 2017 for an average of 10-15 hours per week, excluding holidays. The Legal Research Associate will assist our team with legal advocacy research and program … Continue reading »

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The Pro Bono Project is seeking applications for a part-time successions staff attorney. Learn More>>>

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The office of Council Member Susan Guidry is seeking applicants for the position of Legislative Director for the District “A” Council office, which is located in City Hall.

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Professor Davida Finger Named by City Business in 2016 Class of “Women of the Year” Professor Davida Finger will be honored by New Orleans CityBusiness in their 2016 “Women of the Year” class.  Finger works tirelessly to provide legal assistance to the underserved … Continue reading »

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1994 Alumna Brenda Breaux Appointed Executive Director of New Orleans Redevelopment Authority New Orleans Redevelopment Authority’s (NORA) Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to appoint Brenda M. Breaux, J.D. ’94, Executive Director.  The appointment, effective August 15, 2016, followed the appointment … Continue reading »

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Position: Managing Attorney New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice Organizational Background The New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice (NOWCRJ) is a multi-racial organization dedicated to building the power and participation of low-income workers and communities. NOWCRJ has been nationally recognized for … Continue reading »

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The State Bar of Texas seeks a director for the soon-to-launch Texas Opportunity and Justice Incubator Program. The Director of the Texas Opportunity and Justice Incubator program (TOJI) administers the TOJI program, an incubator program for newer lawyers to develop … Continue reading »

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2000 Alumna Dana Douglas Wins Federal Bar Association’s Camille Gravel Pro Bono Award 2000 Alumna Dana Douglas will receive the 2016 Camille Gravel Pro Bono Award from the Federal Bar Association.  The award is named in honor of the late Camille Gravel, … Continue reading »

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The Advocacy Center is seeking applicants for the Elder Justice Americorps Legal Fellow. Please see below. Update: Application Deadline- August 21, 2016. AC EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: ELDER JUSTICE AMERICORPS LEGAL FELLOW Employment Opportunity at the Advocacy Center of Louisiana: Position Title: Advocacy Center Elder Justice AmeriCorps Legal Fellow Location: New … Continue reading »

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The Promise of Justice Initiative is seeking a Staff Attorney to work with their Prison Conditions Project team. Conditions of confinement in the Louisiana prison system violate the constitutional rights of many prisoners. Due to overcrowding, limited funding, and a … Continue reading »

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