May 2, 2016 - 12:14 pm

On Friday, May 13, 2016 TALS' staff member Samantha Sanchez, Director of Training, Compliance, & Technology, will present at the 2016 Equal Justice Conference in Chicago, Illonois. Samantha and Tennessee attorney Buck Lewis will conduct a training session...

April 8, 2016 - 12:37 pm

Agenda TBD CLE Credit TBD Cost Free to Legal aid/services staff members $15 to registered pro bono volunteers and other advocates $75 for private attorneys Location TALS' Office 50 Vantage Way, Suite 250 Nashville, TN 37228 Additional Information Parking On-...

April 1, 2016 - 2:13 pm

MARYVILLE – Legal Aid of East Tennessee is proud to announce that Kathryn Ellis, Ph.D., J.D., had been elected Co-Chair of the Blount County Task Force against Domestic Violence.  She shares this leadership position with Amanda Ingle of Haven House. The...

March 21, 2016 - 10:11 am

Legal Aid Society’s David Kozlowski Takes on New Role as Director of Advocacy NASHVILLE, Tenn. March 21, 2016 – Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest non-profit law firm, announced today that David Kozlowski, managing...

February 19, 2016 - 1:56 pm

Nearly 5 years into the project, Tennessee’s virtual legal advice clinic, www.onlineTNjustice.org, has reached a new milestone – 500 Tennessee attorneys have registered to volunteer with the site. Volunteers provide pro bono service by answering civil...

February 19, 2016 - 1:54 pm

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT
STAFF ATTORNEY Southern Migrant Legal Services (SMLS) – (Nashville office)
A Project of Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc. (TRLA) Background:
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc. (TRLA), a non-profit law firm, seeks an employment-...

February 2, 2016 - 2:50 pm

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands in Murfreesboro, TN seeks a full time Secretary/Intake Worker. See the description and how to apply below. Secretary/Intake Worker
Job Description
Position Title: Secretary/Intake Worker...

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...