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: News Stories
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 Immigrant Defense Project (IDP) and the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) have prepared a toolkit (Defend Against ICE Raids and Community Arrests) to protect communities. For more information and to download the toolkit, please visit http://www.immdefense.org/raids-toolkit/.
Major Terrance J. Reese USMC manages and provides professional development to all the 500 plus lawyers in the US Marine Corps. A 2005 graduate of Loyola Law, Major Reese is Deputy Branch Head of Plans and Innovations for the USMC. … Continue reading
Visit the Louisiana State Bar Association’s website for more information on this CLE opportunity.
October 11, 2016 12:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Christopher Dolan, founder and lead trial counsel at the Dolan Law Firm, announced today the creation of the Dolan Law Firm Justice Empowerment Scholarships. One $2,500 scholarship will be given to … Continue reading
We are so excited that our Graduates for Justice can support disaster relief efforts! Thanks to Southeast Louisiana Legal Services for supporting our new program! To learn more about this postgraduate internship opportunity, please visit: http://www.loyno.edu/gillislong/graduates-justice.
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
ACADIANA LEGAL SERVICE CORPORATION, a non-profit public service firm, is accepting applications for the following positions: Paralegal- Lafayette office position in the Child In Need of Care Unit. Organizational and time management skills are necessary and some experience in a … Continue reading
The Hudson Thomas Program Delgado Community College & Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System Healthcare Workforce Partnership Instructional Course Facilitator Open Date: September 21, 2016 Closing Date: September 30, 2016 Organization Description: The Hudson Thomas Program (HTP) provides fundamental skills … Continue reading