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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- Career Opportunities: New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice
- Fellowship Opportunity: Law Office of Helen Lawrence, Immigration Bridge Fellowship
- Fellowship Opportunity: Center for Constitutional Rights, 2018 Bertha Justice Fellowships
- Career Opportunities: Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute, Managing Director and Legal Fellow
- Fellowship Opportunity: Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, 2018-2019 Wilson Fellowship
Category Archives: Events
2017 Gillis Long Public Service Awards At Loyola University New Orleans, the motto is “men and women with and for others.” Service and social justice are part of the university mission. On April 25, the Gillis Long Poverty Law Center … Continue reading
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.
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
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
The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) invites you to continue that commitment by attending a free, public screening and panel discussion of the award-winning documentary “Five Awake.” Screening of “Five Awake” and Advocacy Panel Tuesday, January 24, 2017 7:00 pm Junior … Continue reading
For more information on this event, please visit fasdconf.advocacyla.org.
Please join Catholic Charities- Archdiocese of New Orleans in our effort to assist survivors of domestic violence. In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we will be hosting a free training on U-visa applications and VAWA petitions. The training will … Continue reading
Free webinar training hosted by One Justice for law students who plan to apply for post-graduate fellowships in their 3L Year. This program will offer tips and strategies for locating possible fellowships, developing a project, identifying a host organization and … Continue reading
On Monday, November 23, 2015, attorney and civil rights activist Bryan Stevenson will deliver the next Justice Revius O. Ortique Jr. Lecture on Law and Society in the Georges Auditorium at 7 p.m. on Dillard’s campus.