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 Assistant II in Tullahoma

Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a Legal Assistant II in its Tullahoma office.  The Legal Assistant II provides case management assistance to case handlers through the preparation of legal documents, preliminary research and conducting client intake and interviews and includes...
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Immigration/Family Law Legal Assistant II in Nashville

Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a Legal Assistant II in its Nashville office.  The Legal Assistant II provides case management assistance to LAS’ Immigration and Family Law attorneys through the preparation of legal documents, preliminary research and conducting client intake...
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Nashville- 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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Nashville- Family Law Lead Attorney

Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for Lead Family Law Attorney in its Nashville office.  The Attorney will provide day-to-day management of the Nashville Family Law Practice Group and promote efficient, high-quality advocacy. The attorney will also provide legal...
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