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March 21, 2022 - 3:39 pm

Laura Brown, Deputy Director of Client Services at Legal Aid of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands (LASMTC), the largest non-profit law firm in the state, will take the helm of Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services in March 2022. Brown brings a deep...

January 7, 2022 - 3:23 pm

TENNESSEE ALLIANCE FOR LEGAL SERVICES SEEKS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Position Closes January 24, 2022   Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services (TALS) seeks an Executive Director who possesses vision, a demonstrated passion for expanding access to...

January 6, 2022 - 9:05 am

     NASHVILLE, Tenn., January 5, 2022 - Ann Pruitt, Executive Director of Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services (TALS) will leave her role on March 31, 2022, after nearly nine years of service to the Tennessee access to justice...

November 11, 2021 - 3:47 pm

  Click here to see Chief Justice Page's welcoming remarks at this year's National Legal Aid and Defender Association Conference in Nashville.            

October 6, 2021 - 3:40 pm

  TENNESSEE ALLIANCE FOR LEGAL SERVICES Strengthening the delivery of civil legal help to vulnerable Tennesseans   TALS is Hiring: Grant Manager/Grant Writer    Job summary: The Grant Manager/Writer engages in...

August 27, 2021 - 10:16 am

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services’ (TALS) will host its annual Equal Justice University for lawyers, advocates, social workers, and others September 21-23. This year’s conference will be online, and the theme, “Transforming Legal...

April 20, 2021 - 12:05 pm

TALS works with law school partners across the state to plan TN Free Legal Answers clinics, where attorney volunteers team up with students to help low-income Tennesseans get answers to their pressing civil legal issues. Click below to read the Vanderbilt Law...

April 15, 2021 - 4:10 pm

TALS helpline attorney Kent Halkett recently has published multiple articles about mental health in the legal profession. Kent advocates for addressing the shame and stigma associated with mental health in the legal profession and for incorporating...

April 15, 2021 - 3:30 pm

TALS staff attorney Kirsten Jacobson joined Tennessee Bar Association President Michelle Greenway Sellers for a recent installment of the TBA Member Spotlight Series. Kirsten joined TALS in 2016 as an Equal Justice Works Fellow and now manages multiple...

March 2, 2021 - 9:52 am

Since 2017, TALS has worked with Kim Technologies to increase efficiency and effectiveness on our HELP4TN civil legal helpline. Our work with Kim has almost doubled the capacity of our helpline and allows us to provide a better customer experience. You...

February 24, 2021 - 2:31 pm

*As of March 19, 2021, we are no longer accepting applications for our summer intern/extern program. Please check back in early summer for Fall semester opportunities.*   Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services (TALS) Seeks Applicants for the Summer...

February 15, 2021 - 10:18 am

Nashville, Tennessee – Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services (TALS) announces state and national recognition of TN Free...
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September 25, 2020 - 9:33 am

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services’ (TALS) and the Tennessee Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC)...

September 8, 2020 - 11:12 am

The Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services’ (TALS) will host its annual Equal Justice University for lawyers, advocates...

June 11, 2020 - 2:50 pm

Join TALS for informative CLE sessions, engaging speakers, and unique online networking opportunities for the legal...