May 3, 2016 - 3:12 pm

The Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability (TCAD) is the designated state agency on aging and is mandated to provide leadership relative to aging issues on behalf of older persons in the state. Our mission is to bring together and leverage programs,...

May 2, 2016 - 12:17 pm

Nashville, TN -- On Thursday, April 14, 2016 the virtual legal advice clinic, www.onlinetnjustice.org, celebrates five years of helping low-income Tennesseans receive free civil legal advice. The first question was posted to Online TN Justice site on April 14...

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 10, 2015 - 6:15 pm

TALS provides continuing legal education (CLE) training sessions throughout the year to help meet our mission of...

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....