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
Category Archives: Alumni Item of Interest
Background: The Louisiana Civil Justice Center (LCJC) was established in 2006 to provide disaster legal assistance and connect displaced residents with critical legal services. Over the years, LCJC’s mission has expanded to provide legal services to low-income, disaster-affected and other … Continue reading
Advocacy Center is currently hiring for two staff attorney positions.
The Louisiana Center for Children’s Rights is seeking an experienced attorney to lead our campaign to end juvenile life without parole sentences in Louisiana. The Special Counsel will develop a comprehensive advocacy strategy to protect and expand the rights of … Continue reading
SLLS is looking for law students or recent grads to gain experience in the Covington office assisting on a variety of different cases, regard divorce, custody, protective orders, and/or helping children in the foster care system. Law clerks will receive … Continue reading
Southeast Louisiana Legal Services is seeking 4 full-time attorneys.
The New York Times recently featured an article on a new repayment plan offered to borrowers. The plan has been called Repaye and is based on the “pay as you earn” repayment program, which became available to some borrowers nearly … Continue reading
Loyola College of Law graduates employed in qualifying public service positions may now apply for the Loan Repayment Assistance Program. Learn more and apply at www.loyno.edu/gillislong.
The Incubator Program is an opportunity for Loyola Law School graduates who are engaged (or seek to be engaged) in a full time, social justice oriented solo practice in the Greater New Orleans area. Participants will receive instruction, case referrals, … Continue reading
Women Thrive Worldwide seeks a visionary, results-oriented and entrepreneurial Director of Development to lead the development function and fundraising activities of the organization and act as a member of the Senior Leadership Team. The successful candidate must be a strong, … Continue reading
The Access to Justice Projects Counsel manages, administers and directs various projects of, or facilitated by, the Louisiana State Bar Association’s Access to Justice Program with an emphasis on building relationships among Louisiana Civil Justice Community members and Criminal Justice … Continue reading