NASHVILLE, Tenn. March 14, 2014 – Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands kicked off the 2014 Campaign for Equal Justice March 5 at a luncheon at the Nashville City Club. The goal for this year’s fundraising campaign is $800,000. The 2013 campaign raised $766,000.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 17, 2014 – Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest non-profit law firm, announced today that Barbara Gunn Lartey has joined the firm as victim advocate. Prior to joining Legal Aid Society, Gunn Lartey worked as a bilingual legal advocate at the Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence. She has also been a women’s education coordinator and bilingual medical case manager at Nashville Cares and a disability claims examiner at Social Security Disability Services.
The Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands (LASMTC) has job openings available for three attorney positions. Two attorneys will be hired for the Clarksville Office and Columbia Office. To see all job openings with LASMTC, visit the jobs page here.
Baptist Healing Trust recently awarded a $55,000 grant to Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest non-profit law firm. The grant will support the 2014 Middle Tennessee Medical Legal Partnership (MTMLP), which includes the United Neighborhood Health Services (UNHS) clinic and Vanderbilt University’s student-run Shade Tree Clinic as partner service providers. Shade Tree Clinic involves bothmedical school and law school students.