Legal Segal Services Alabama John Lewis Fellowship
Legal Services Alabama (LSA), is one of the largest statewide law firms in Alabama. As a non-profit law firm, our mission is to serve low-income people by providing civil legal aid and by promoting collaboration to find solutions to problems of poverty.
In honor of LSA’s ongoing mission, the John Lewis Fellowship was established to support up to a full year of purposeful legal projects promoting the safety and wellbeing of low-income individuals. This position will operate virtually and/or from one of LSA’s Regional Offices located in Birmingham, Dothan, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery, Selma, or Tuscaloosa.
This year’s John Lewis Fellowship is made possible through funds awarded by ADECA.
LSA seeks individuals with deep social and humanitarian concerns and a demonstrated willingness to devote their time and efforts to the betterment of society’s most vulnerable citizens. The John Lewis Fellow will focus on providing legal representation to clients who are facing homelessness and the ancillary problems created by homelessness in education, benefits, family violence, collections and other goals established by the Fellow and mission of LSA.
- Applicants must be admitted to practice in the State of Alabama.
- Alabama recognizes reciprocity in certain states. A list of reciprocal jurisdictions can be found at https://admissions.alabar.org/reciprocal-jurisdictions
- Spanish language proficiency desirable.
Position: Temporary full time (one year)
To Apply: Send cover letter, resume and references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: Open until filled – No telephone calls or faxes
LSA is an Equal Opportunity Program and Employer and persons seeking employment will be considered without regard to sex or sexual orientation, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, political affiliation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or any other consideration prohibited by law.