Category Archives: News Stories

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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Professor Quigley just published the first of what he hopes will be a series of social justice lawyer profiles. Law on the Margins: a Profile of Social Justice Lawyer Chaumtoli Huq “Law on the margins is so joyful. You are … Continue reading »

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The Associate Program at NETWORK Lobby, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby just opened applications for their 2016-2017 Associate Program year and are seeking a diverse cadre of applicants who are graduating or have recently graduated from college and are seeking … Continue reading »

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Although the future of refugee resettlement in Louisiana is uncertain, there are many refugee families Louisiana has already welcomed who need our support. Many of these families arrived with next to nothing, and we encourage you to open your hearts … Continue reading »

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The New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice Legal Department is now accepting applications for our 2016 Ella Baker Summer Internship Program in partnership with the Bertha Justice Institute at the Center for Constitutional Rights.  Applications are due Oct. 23 for 2Ls … Continue reading »

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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!!!

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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 »

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