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- Summer Opportunity: 2019 Access to Justice Tech Fellows Program
- Career Opportunity: American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana, 2019 Racial Justice Fellow
- Career Opportunity: The Pro Bono Project, Staff Attorney- Successions and Advance Directives
- Career Opportunity: Civil Liberties Defense Center, Associate Activist Attorney
- Summer Internship Opportunity: Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School
Category Archives: Alumni Item of Interest
The Election Protection program will be active in Louisiana on Oct. 24, and is seeking legal volunteers (attorneys, paralegals, law students) to assist by volunteering on Election Day. Duties on Election Day include possibly poll-watching as well as fielding hotline … Continue reading
The Louisiana Budget Project is currently looking for a full-time Policy Analyst to lead its Poverty to Opportunity Project.
BERTHA FELLOWSHIP 2016 Application Package The Bertha Fellowship is a two year fellowship for emerging lawyers (0-2 years out of law school) who are interested in gaining both practical experience working on CCR cases and a theoretical understanding of … Continue reading
Staff Attorney The Pro Bono Project – New Orleans, LA Management of Pro Bono Medical Legal Partnership Project in partnership with other community agencies. Attorney will have primary responsibility for coordination of legal services at onsite clinics, and assessment, support, … Continue reading
The deadline to apply for LRAP is this Friday, September 18. If you have any questions, contact Christina Luwisch at 504-861-5762. Apply here!!!
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