January 20, 2016 - 5:06 pm

Tennessee was well represented at Legal Services Corporation of America's 2016 Technology Innovation Grants conference...

December 11, 2015 - 10:27 am

Legal Aid Society has an immediate openings for an attorney in its Columbia office. The position will focus on health and public benefits law. The Nashville position will also focus on elder law. Practice in other areas of law, including domestic violence,...

December 9, 2015 - 11:26 am

Ann Pruitt, executive director with the Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services (TALS) authored an opinion piece that has run in the 12/9/2015 edition of the Tennesseean newspaper. The piece, titled "How people in poverty can get free legal help in Tennessee"...

December 4, 2015 - 3:19 pm

Updated December 4, 2015 - The American Bar Association awarded the Marshall County Bar Association the Law Day 2015...

November 25, 2015 - 8:29 am

KNOXVILLE (November 24, 2015) – The Board of Directors of Legal Aid of East Tennessee (LAET) announced today that Sheri A. Fox has been named Executive Director of the 26-county civil law firm.  She replaces David R. Yoder, who retires on December 31st. Ms....

November 12, 2015 - 8:29 am

Tennessee Supreme Court Members Join LAET to Honor Attorney Pro Bono Service BRISTOL, TN – Members of the Tennessee Supreme Court will join Legal Aid of East Tennessee to recognize volunteer service at a celebration dinner, Tuesday, November 17th at Bristol...

November 2, 2015 - 9:49 am

Legal Aid Society Partners with Metro Government’s Office of Family Safety to Launch Domestic Violence Initiative Volunteer lawyers to provide in-court legal assistance for domestic violence victims NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 29, 2015—Legal Aid Society of Middle...

October 15, 2015 - 11:18 am

In October 2015, the 10,000th question was posted to OnlineTNJustice (OTJ). We ask you to join in the celebration of...

August 24, 2015 - 1:56 pm

Administrative Assistant Position The Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services (TALS) seeks an Administrative Assistant. TALS is a statewide nonprofit organization whose mission is to strengthen the delivery of civil legal help to vulnerable Tennesseans. The...

August 18, 2015 - 7:27 am

Legal Aid of East Tennessee (LAET) seeks an Executive Director to lead this nonprofit law firm whose mission is to ensure justice for elderly, abused and low income individuals by providing a broad range of civil legal services. Over the course of more than...

July 31, 2015 - 10:34 am

NASHVILLE, Tennessee, July 30, 2015 – NALS… the association for legal professionals, Nashville Chapter, raised more than $4,700 in proceeds for Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands during its third annual NALS After Hours Silent Auction...

July 30, 2015 - 1:20 pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 3, 2015) – The Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services (TALS) will present the 2015 Access to Justice Awards on Wednesday, Sept. 2, at its annual Equal Justice University. The awards honor legal professionals who have demonstrated...

July 21, 2015 - 2:41 pm

KNOXVILLE – Legal Aid of East Tennessee will host its Annual Celebrate Pro Bono evening, Tuesday, July 28th at The Square Room in Knoxville’s Market Square. The event will celebrate local attorneys who have donated time and civil legal services during the...

July 15, 2015 - 9:33 am

Agenda 9:30 - Registration 10:00 – 11:00 The basic statutes/legal principles that are actionable in employment law – including identifying common causes of action under statutes and common law in the employment law context.  Issue spotting will be covered to...

July 15, 2015 - 9:29 am

Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc. has three positions available. Director of Pro Bono Programs MALS seeks an attorney to direct its pro bono programs, and in addition would provide legal representation to eligible clients. Applicants should be licensed in...