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The Promise of Justice Initiative is seeking a Staff Attorney to work with their Prison Conditions Project team. Conditions of confinement in the Louisiana prison system violate the constitutional rights of many prisoners. Due to overcrowding, limited funding, and a … Continue reading
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) is hiring for an attorney position in our Tacoma, WA office. This position will provide direct legal assistance and services under the Legal Orientation Program (LOP) to individuals detained at the Northwest Detention Center.
Policy Counsel- New Orleans Req No. 2016-1072 Job Locations US-LA-New Orleans Category Legal Type Regular Full-Time Overview: The Southern Poverty Law Center’s Legal Department seeks a Policy Counsel based in our New Orleans, Louisiana office. The ideal candidate is an outgoing, results-driven, and experienced advocate, who is passionate about advancing civil … Continue reading
Senior Supervising Attorney- Mass Incarceration Req No. 2016-1069 Job Locations US-LA-New Orleans Category Legal Type Regular Full-Time Overview: The Senior Supervising Attorney will develop and litigate individual and class action cases raising constitutional and statutory claims in Louisiana and federal courts, at trial and … Continue reading
Managing Attorney, Criminal Justice Reform (Florida) Req No. 2016-1078 Job Locations US-FL-Miami Category Legal Type Regular Full-Time Overview: The Managing Attorney will lead SPLC’s efforts to advance criminal justice reform in Florida and will be responsible for administrative, management, and leadership of our two … Continue reading
The American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana, a statewide affiliate of the national ACLU and a public interest organization devoted to the defense of the Bill of Rights, invites applications for the position of Staff Attorney. Our office is located … Continue reading
The City of New Orleans, Office of the Independent Police Monitor (OIPM), is now accepting applications for the position of Management Development Analyst I. OIPM WILL NOT ACCEPT APPLICATIONS. PLEASE CONTACT NEW ORLEANS CIVIL SERVICE. Office of the Independent Police … Continue reading
The US Human Rights Network is seeking candidates for Executive Director. Learn More>>> Summary: The US Human Rights Network (USHRN) is a national network of organizations and individuals working to strengthen a human rights movement and culture within the United … Continue reading
The Project is now hiring for a Director of Legal Services. Click here to read the full job opportunity. The application deadline is 7/1/16. Please apply at email@example.com. Here’s a brief overview: The Director of Legal Services will oversee all … Continue reading
The Southern Poverty Law Center’s Legal Department seeks a Policy Counsel based in its New Orleans, Louisiana office. The ideal candidate is an outgoing, results-driven, and experienced advocate, who is passionate about advancing civil rights for society’s most vulnerable members … Continue reading