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- Career Opportunity: Civil Liberties Defense Center, Associate Activist Attorney
- Summer Internship Opportunity: Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School
- Career Opportunities: Southern Poverty Law Center, Senior Staff Attorney and Outreach Paralegal
- Job Opportunity: Louisiana State Bar Association’s Access to Justice Dept., Administrative Assistant
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Category Archives: Events
Volunteer Opportunity!! Catholic Charities of New Orleans is hosting a naturalization workshop on June 12 for which they need volunteer attorneys and translators. The naturalization workshop will take place at 2505 Maine Avenue in Metairie on June 12, 2015 from … Continue reading
An unprecedented collection of drug policy stakeholders – including judges, elected officials, public health workers, law enforcement, and community advocates – will come together to chart a new course for Louisiana’s drug policies at New Directions New Orleans on Thursday, … Continue reading
Join the New Orleans Bar Association for a presentation on managing student loan debt! Law students may attend for free. Learn More>>>
This course will introduce students to essential principles of community lawyering (also known as movement lawyering or cause lawyering)–a type of lawyering where attorneys work in close collaboration with community groups. Using an array of advocacy tools including litigation, community lawyering aims to … Continue reading
Please join us for Alice Riener’s lecture next Tuesday! We will provide hot lunch!
The Gillis Long Poverty Law Center joins Xavier University to present a panel on November 4, 2014 at 6 P.M.
Please join us tomorrow to learn more about the College of Law’s latest certificate program. The Social Justice Certificate Program aims to recognize and enhance Loyola’s core mission of advancing social justice and pursuing academic excellence through the Jesuit ideals. … Continue reading
Please join us this evening at 6 P.M. in LS 308 for our “Justice Gap: Civil Legal Access in Louisiana” presentation. Inspired by Professor Luz Molina’s Justice Gap article, the event will feature a distinguished panel of presenters discussing the history … Continue reading
The WRC at Loyola University is featuring two panels this semester! October 20th at 5:45—Equal Pay Panel with Council Woman LaToya Cantrell as the moderator. We have local women’s rights groups signed on to help us promote this event and … Continue reading
On Wednesday 1st October, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. Tulane will host Professor Lani Guinier of Harvard University Law School giving a keynote lecture entitled “Wealth, Merit, Class, Race & Higher Education.” This presentation is the culminating lecture in an 18-month series of … Continue reading