AboutLawyers for Others, the blog of the Gillis Long Poverty Law Center, provides law students and alumni access to information on public service job opportunities, programs, and events.
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- Upcoming Event: Justice for Trafficking Victims: Criminal Restitution and Civil Remedies
- Job Opportunity: Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of Kentucky, Inc., 2018 Summer Law Clerkships
- Upcoming Event: Surviving Solitary
- Internship Opportunity: Southern Poverty Law Center, Southeast Immigrant Freedom Initiative
- Columbia Law School’s Human Rights Institute, Practitioner-in-Residence Program
We will be hosting the NLG Southern Regional Conference this weekend at school. Registration can be found here. Students can qualify for Skills credit by attending the Friday CLE on non-unanimous juries; more information on the process is available here.
Congratulations to former Gillis Long Summer Intern, Morgan Moone! Morgan recently accepted a fellowship with Refugee Solidarity Network! She is now fundraising to support her expenses in Turkey. Learn more at https://www.fundedjustice.com/RefugeeAid?utm_campaign=share-campaign&utm_medium=email&utm_source=03-2017.
The Loyola University New Orleans College of Law & the Gillis Long Poverty Law Center will co-sponsor on Saturday a warrant clinic that allows people with warrants for traffic and municipal court or outstanding fines and fees to clear their … Continue reading
The Southern Poverty Law Center is seeking applications for a Senior Staff Attorney. Overview: The Senior Staff Attorney will help develop and run a pro bono removal defense project for immigrants detained in the southeastern United States. This position is … Continue reading
ADVOCACY CENTER OF LOUISIANA http://www.advocacyla.org/ Date Posted: 01/25/2017 Job Type: Internship Schedule: Internship (Summer) Experience: Student Bar membership required: No The Advocacy Center of Louisiana is seeking applications for an Elder Justice Americorps Internship. For more information, please visit: PSJD _ … Continue reading
THE CAPITAL APPEALS PROJECT A Non-Profit Law Office www.TheJusticeCenter.org 636 Baronne Street, New Orleans, LA 70113-1004 (Ph.) (504) 529-5955 • (504) 558-0378 (Fx.) POST-GRADUATION FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY The Capital Appeals Project (CAP) is a non-profit law office based in New Orleans, … Continue reading
Stanford Law School Immigrants’ Rights Clinic Staff Attorney The Mills Legal Clinic of Stanford Law School has an immediate opening for a staff attorney in its Immigrants’ Rights Clinic (“IRC”) to focus on the urgent needs of the immigrant community—including … Continue reading
Looking for a meaningful way to spend your summer? Southeast Louisiana Legal Services (SLLS) is excited to be participating in the Rural Summer Legal Corps program again. SLLS has an urgent need to increase outreach efforts in Bayou Country. SLLS … Continue reading
Join the FBA Civil Rights Law Section, in partnership with the New Orleans Chapter, for the first—and soon to be annual—Civil Rights Étouffée CLE in New Orleans on Friday April, 7, 2107 from 8:30am – 5:00pm CDT.
Environmental Justice Week at Loyola February 6-11th, 2017 Hosted by the Environmental Law Society Monday, February 6 Kickoff Event: Film screening and discussion of “My Louisiana Love” Room 405 from 6-8PM. This powerful documentary portrays Monique Verdin, a young Native … Continue reading