Careers

jobsLegal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Additionally, Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands frequently sponsors candidates for public interest fellowships, including Skadden and Equal Justice Works fellowships. LAS will also consider sponsoring candidates for other fellowships for which they may be eligible.

Open Positions

Nashville- Family Law Lead Attorney

Legal Aid Society has an opening for a Lead Family Law Attorney in its Nashville Office. This attorney will provide day-to-day management of the Nashville Family Law Unit and promote efficient, high-quality advocacy. They will also provide legal representation to...
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Seniors Community Outreach Coordinator/Paralegal

Legal Aid Society (LAS) has an opening for a full-time (40 hours per week) Seniors Community Outreach Coordinator/Paralegal. This position will be based out of the Nashville office (covering the 16 Tennessee counties served by LAS’s Nashville, Gallatin, Clarksville, and...
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Nashville- Consumer and Employment Attorney

Consumer/Employment Attorney Position Available in Nashville Office Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a Consumer/Employment attorney in its Nashville office. Attorney will provide legal representation to income-eligible clients in civil cases, focusing on clientele experiencing consumer issues, including...
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Nashville- Tax Attorney

Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a Tax Law attorney in its Nashville office. Attorney will provide legal representation to eligible clients in civil cases, with a primary focus on income tax controversies with the IRS, educating English...
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Senior Deputy Director

Senior Deputy Director Position Available in Nashville Office   Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a Senior Deputy Director of Client Services in its Nashville office. The Senior Deputy Director will report to the Executive Director, and will...
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Columbia – Receptionist/Secretary

Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a full-time (40 hours per week) receptionist/secretary in its Columbia, TN office.  The receptionist/secretary will answer and return telephone calls, courteously greet the public, complete initial intake of new clients, provide clerical...
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