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The Louisiana Civil Justice Center (LCJC) was established in 2006 to provide disaster legal assistance and connect displaced residents with critical legal services. Over the years, LCJC’s mission has expanded to provide legal services to low-income, disaster-affected and other vulnerable … Continue reading »

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International Senior Lawyers Project is looking for the pro bono assistance of two legal volunteers: one, a lawyer tr​ained in Community ​L​awyering and a second who is a clinical law professor with significant expertise in environmental law for a project with … Continue reading »

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Join the New Orleans Bar Association for a presentation on managing student loan debt! Law students may attend for free. Learn More>>>

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*The Michigan Innocence Clinic at the University of Michigan Law School is seeking applications for 8 internship positions for the summer of 2015. The deadline to apply is Sunday, March 8, 2015.* The MIC evaluates cases of Michigan inmates who claim to have … Continue reading »

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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 »

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The AALS Section on Pro Bono and Public Service Opportunities has named Professor Bill Quigley the 2015 recipient of the Father Robert Drinan Award. The Association of American Law Schools (AALS) created the annual award to honor educators who have worked toward increasing access to … Continue reading »

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The NOLA Defender featured an article on the new Social Justice Certificate. Read the full story>>>

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Law students of all years are invited to learn about paid summer and post-graduate fellowships in workers’ rights.  Peggy Browning Fellowships AFL-CIO Law Student Union Summer AFL-CIO 2015-2016 Fellowship for Recent Grads SEIU Fellowship Wednesday, November 12, 6 to 7 … Continue reading »

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Professor Mitchell discussed the new Clean Jacket application available for Androids and iPhones. View the Full Interview>>>

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