News

September 9, 2013 - 12:27 pm

   Grant/Contract Administrator Position Available The Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a Grant/Contract Administrator in its Nashville office.   The Grant/Contract Administrator will coordinate public and private grant/...

August 27, 2013 - 9:49 am

Equal Justice University host the Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services (TALS) and co-sponsor the Tennessee Bar Association are pleased to announce that this year’s Equal Justice University conference will feature two nationally recognized speakers, Professor...

August 27, 2013 - 8:05 am

  Affirmative Action Director State of Tennessee Department Of Children Services   The Department of Children Services is seeking to fill an Affirmative Action Director position.  This position is stationed in Nashville, but has statewide...

August 19, 2013 - 1:24 pm

West Tennessee Legal Serviceshas announced the addition of two new staff members, Ijeoma Ike and Murti Patel. Ijeoma is an attorney working with the Housing programs. Murti is an attorney working with Emergency Shelter assistance. Murti sat for the...

August 14, 2013 - 2:47 pm

  CHATTANOOGA (August 9, 2013) – Legal Aid of East Tennessee (LAET) has been awarded a $20,000 grant by the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga.  The grant will fund the Women in Crisis Project, which screens, advises, and assists victims...

August 14, 2013 - 2:45 pm

Employment Law Task Force Training Friday, August 16, 2013  Location: TALS Office in Nashville 50 Vantage Way, Suite 250 Nashville, TN  37228 9:30 – 10:00        Registration 10:00 – 11:30 – ...

August 14, 2013 - 2:44 pm

The Conservatorship Association of Tennessee will host its annual conference this August 15th at the Holiday Inn on Elm Hill Pike in Nashville, Tennessee. The event will run from 8am - 4:15pm and is eligible for six (6) hours of CLE or CEU credit. The event...

August 5, 2013 - 1:03 pm

The Family Law Task Force has developed a 4 hour CLE training that will be held Friday, August 9, 2013.  The training will be held at the TALS office at 50 Vantage Way, Suite 250 in Nashville, Tennessee. Register for the event by visiting the event page...

July 30, 2013 - 9:33 am

July 2013 - The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has announced its 2013 Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program Award Winners. Through the Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program the Department of Veterans Affairs awards grants to...

July 30, 2013 - 9:33 am

  Legal Aid Honors Knoxville Attorneys KNOXVILLE (July 23, 2013) – Legal Aid of East Tennessee hosted its 2013 Knoxville Pro Bono Celebration, Tuesday evening at The Square Room in Knoxville.  The event honored local attorneys who have donated...

July 24, 2013 - 12:26 pm

Free Legal Clinics for Area Elderly and Low-Income Residents  JOHNSON CITY – Legal Aid of East Tennessee, in cooperation with local volunteer attorneys, will offer two FREE legal clinics for elderly and low-income individuals.  Attorneys will...

July 23, 2013 - 11:23 am

July 23 -- The Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services is proud to announce the 2013 Equal Justice University Keynote Speakers. Conference will hear from four distinguished Tennesseans who are known for their leadership in law and public policy. ...

July 15, 2013 - 5:26 pm

The Legal Aid of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands has posted its July 2013 "The Legal Aid Advocate" newsletter. This month's topics include: Client Story: Legal Aid Society Helps with Identity Theft Campaign Update NALS After Hours Silent Auction on...

July 8, 2013 - 7:56 pm

NASHVILLE (7/9/2013) - The Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services (TALS) is proud to announce that registration for the 2013 Equal Justice University (EJU) conference is now open. EJU is an event dedicated to the access to justice community of Tennessee....

July 2, 2013 - 2:13 pm

MEMPHIS (6/29/2013) - Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc. (MALS) Board President Jonathan Hancock is featured in a Memphis Daily News' article. Hancock, who is a partner and shareholder in Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC, speaks about his...