Southeast Louisiana Legal Services (SLLS) is a non-profit law firm serving the 22 parishes east of the Atchafalaya basin. We have offices in Baton Rouge, Covington, Hammond, Harvey, Houma and New Orleans. We provide free civil legal aid to low-income households.
SLLS anticipates hiring for the following positions:
1 MANAGING ATTORNEY FOR GENERAL CIVIL PRACTICE IN OUR BATON ROUGE OFFICE
- A minimum of 4 years experience is required to be considered for this position.
Duties will include overall supervision, supervision of intake, support and attorney staff, responsibility for reporting, triaging and assignment of cases, interaction with the funder(s) with some legal work on cases. Experience in general civil practice preferred.
Full-time managing attorney positions require admission to practice law in Louisiana. SLLS does not permit the outside practice of law. Starting salary for a full time managing attorney is $48,000 -$57,000 depending on experience. Spanish-English bilingualism and Vietnamese-English bilingualism are a plus that receive extra compensation.
To apply, send a resume and cover letter to Roxanne Newman, Deputy Director at
by April 13, 2018.
Location/Region: Baton Rouge, LA (US)