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

Legal Secretary-Oak Ridge

Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a Legal Secretary in its Oak Ridge office.  The Legal Secretary will perform clerical and secretarial duties to support the activities of the staff attorneys, including transcribing, drafting and typing legal documents...
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Brand and Content Manager

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands (LAS) is seeking an experienced and creative marketing editor/graphic designer/video editor/social media manager for immediate hire to create customized video, print and web assets and presentations for a growing and energetic...
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Attorney- Murfreesboro

  Legal Aid Society has an opening for an attorney in its Murfreesboro office.  This attorney will provide legal representation to income-eligible clients in civil cases, focusing on clientele experiencing consumer issues, special education issues and housing/tenant’s rights advocacy.  As...
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Family Law Legal Secretary- Nashville

Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a VOCA Family Law Legal Secretary in its Nashville office.  The Legal Secretary will provide case management assistance to Family Law Attorneys and Paralegal.  The Legal Secretary will also perform routine clerical...
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Bilingual Intake Specialist

Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a VOCA Family Law/Immigration Bilingual Intake Specialist Position in its Nashville office.  The Bilingual Intake Specialist will complete intakes on potential Immigration and Family Law clients and provide case handling and case...
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Victim Advocates- Gallatin, Murfreesboro, Columbia

Legal Aid Society has immediate openings for Victim Advocates in its Murfreesboro, Gallatin and Columbia offices.  The Victim Advocates will work with survivors of domestic violence in the multi-county territory served by each office.  A qualified applicant will be able...
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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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Snap Community Outreach Advocate

Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a full-time (40 hours per week) SNAP Community Outreach Advocate in its Nashville office.  This position will network and build sustaining relationships with local, regional, and national anti-hunger advocacy organizations and service...
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