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Lift Louisiana seeks a temporary, part-time, paid Legal Research Associate to work from October 2016 through May 2017 for an average of 10-15 hours per week, excluding holidays. The Legal Research Associate will assist our team with legal advocacy research and program … Continue reading »

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Professor Davida Finger Named by City Business in 2016 Class of “Women of the Year” Professor Davida Finger will be honored by New Orleans CityBusiness in their 2016 “Women of the Year” class.  Finger works tirelessly to provide legal assistance to the underserved … Continue reading »

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1994 Alumna Brenda Breaux Appointed Executive Director of New Orleans Redevelopment Authority New Orleans Redevelopment Authority’s (NORA) Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to appoint Brenda M. Breaux, J.D. ’94, Executive Director.  The appointment, effective August 15, 2016, followed the appointment … Continue reading »

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2000 Alumna Dana Douglas Wins Federal Bar Association’s Camille Gravel Pro Bono Award 2000 Alumna Dana Douglas will receive the 2016 Camille Gravel Pro Bono Award from the Federal Bar Association.  The award is named in honor of the late Camille Gravel, … Continue reading »

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The Ignatian Solidarity Network and the Jesuit Conference of Canada and the United States are inviting graduates of Jesuit law schools to sign a letter (linked here) addressed to the leadership of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in … Continue reading »

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Acadiana Legal Services Corporation seeks candidates for one full-time staff attorney position and one contract staff attorney position. One Full-Time Staff Attorney position is available in the Lake Charles Office for the Family Law Unit.  Successful applicant must be a … Continue reading »

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The Gillis Long Poverty Law Center is now accepting nominations for the Gillis Long Public Service Awards. Nominees may be students, law faculty, staff, or alumni that demonstrate a commitment to serve underprivileged members in our community. We will honor … Continue reading »

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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 »

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Early this year, The Pro Bono Project embarked on a medical legal partnership with Southeast Louisiana Legal Services (SLLS) and the Daughters of Charity Health Centers. They are assisting patients who get medical care at the Daughters’ local clinics with … Continue reading »

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The 2016 Application Loan Cycle will open on Monday, February 29, 2016. The deadline for application submissions is Monday, March 28, 2016 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time. Learn More>>>

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