May 18, 2015 - 11:47 am

The Tennessee Long-Term Care Ombudsman Office, in conjunction with The National Consumer Voice, is offering a FREE state-based, in-person advocacy skills training session on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 from 9:30amCT-4:30pmCT at the Holiday Inn Express in Mt....

May 14, 2015 - 10:47 am

GALLATIN, Tennessee, May 14, 2015—Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest non-profit law firm, announced today that it has hired Sonja McGregor as a legal assistant for its Gallatin office. Before joining Legal Aid...

May 12, 2015 - 8:31 am

The American Bar Association's Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service has unanimously approved the creation of a national virtual legal advice clinic based on Tennessee's Online TN Justice website. The site, www.onlinetnjustice.org, allows low-...

May 4, 2015 - 11:35 am

CHATTANOOGA – Legal Aid of East Tennessee hosts a “Double-Decker Bus Chattanooga legal History Tour” Friday, May 8th from 11:30am-1:00pm.  This unique program features local attorney and history expert Sam Elliott of Gearhiser, Peters, Elliott & Cannon,...

May 1, 2015 - 10:47 am

TALS is currently seeking Continuing Legal Education presentations for this year's Equal Justice University conference. We invite you to submit a proposal for a speaking opportunity by Friday, May 15, 2015. We request proposals for: - High-level, area...

April 16, 2015 - 1:04 pm

KNOXVILLE (April 14, 2015) – The Board of Directors of Legal Aid of East Tennessee announced today that David R. Yoder, the organization’s long-time Executive Director, will retire effective December 31, 2015.  Mr. Yoder came to Knoxville in August, 1993 to...

March 27, 2015 - 9:31 am

The Legal Services of Corporation of America (LSC) has launched a Leadership Development Program. LSC is partnering with The Arnold & Porter LLP Foundation to create the G. Duane Vieth Leadership Development Program. Generously funded by the Arnold &...

March 25, 2015 - 3:22 pm

You are invited to join the Legal Aid Society of East Tennessee (LAET) as they celebrate 50 years of brining civil legal justice to East Tennessee! When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 Time: 5:30 - 8:30pm EST Where: The Foundry at Worlds' Fair Park in Knoxville, TN...

March 24, 2015 - 12:05 pm

TALS Housing and Consumer Task Force is hosting a CLE on Friday, April 24, 2015 at TALS Office - 50 Vantage Way, Suite...

March 24, 2015 - 12:04 pm

Legal Aid of East Tennessee (LAET) seeks a full time staff attorney for the Knoxville office to handle general civil litigation and related matters.  A demonstrated commitment to high quality legal work and equal access to justice is required.   Must be...

March 21, 2015 - 8:35 am

The Tennessee Bar Association's Access to Justice Committee and the Corporate Counsel Pro Bono Initiative released the results of a report on the study of the economic impact of the work of civil legal assistance providers across the state. The economic...

March 20, 2015 - 12:00 am

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 20, 2015—Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands kicked off its 2015 Campaign for Equal Justice, Legal Aid Society’s annual fundraising initiative, on Tuesday, March 17 with a luncheon at the Nashville City Club. This...

March 6, 2015 - 1:58 pm

The Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a full-time secretary/legal assistant in its Gallatin, TN office.  The secretary will perform routine clerical and secretarial work in transcribing, typing and proofing legal documents, answering telephones,...

February 23, 2015 - 12:12 pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 23, 2015—Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest non-profit law firm, is pleased to announce that its executive director, Gary Housepian, has been named a 2015 Where Health Meets Justice Fellow by...

February 20, 2015 - 12:01 pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Feb.20, 2015- Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest non-profit law firm, has hired Tina Osborn as an elder abuse and family law attorney. Before joining Legal Aid Society, Osborn worked for Legal Aid...