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- Fellowship Opportunity: The Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization of Yale Law School
- Fellowship Opportunity: The Louisiana Capital Assistance Center
- Peggy Browning Fellowship Applications Now Being Accepted
- Student Job Opportunity: Student Worker for Judicial Administrator’s Office
- Career Opportunities: Transgender Law Center, Attorney Positions
Category Archives: Public Service Career Opportunity
Director, Pro Bono Programs The Homeless Persons Representation Project (HPRP), a non-profit legal services and advocacy organization, seeks to hire a full-time attorney to direct its Pro Bono Programs. Encompassing all of HPRP’s programs is the deep understanding that people … Continue reading
The Orleans Public Defenders Office (OPD) is seeking entry- level Staff Attorneys for fall 2016. Job Summary: The primary role of the Staff Attorney is to zealously represent the client in criminal proceedings, including arraignment, pretrial hearings, trial preparation, plea negotiations, … Continue reading
The Louisiana Budget Project is currently looking for a full-time Policy Analyst to lead its Poverty to Opportunity Project.
Staff Attorney The Pro Bono Project – New Orleans, LA Management of Pro Bono Medical Legal Partnership Project in partnership with other community agencies. Attorney will have primary responsibility for coordination of legal services at onsite clinics, and assessment, support, … Continue reading
Background: 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 … Continue reading
Advocacy Center is currently hiring for two staff attorney positions.
The Louisiana Center for Children’s Rights is seeking an experienced attorney to lead our campaign to end juvenile life without parole sentences in Louisiana. The Special Counsel will develop a comprehensive advocacy strategy to protect and expand the rights of … Continue reading
Entry-Level Staff Attorney The Orleans Public Defenders Office (OPD) is seeking entry- level Staff Attorneys for Fall 2016. Job Summary: The primary role of the Staff Attorney is to zealously represent the client in criminal proceedings, including arraignment, pretrial hearings, … Continue reading
The Policy Institute is seeking a highly-motivated individual with excellent communication skills to serve as a Policy Analyst. The Policy Analyst will work closely with the Executive Director to conduct research and writing to support the development, implementation and monitoring … Continue reading