Staff Attorney - Child in Need of Care

SOUTHEAST LA LEGAL SERVICES   Gretna, LA   Full-time     Legal
Posted on March 1, 2023


Southeast Louisiana Legal Services is looking to hire a CINC Staff Attorney in the Gretna office. The Child in Need of Care, CINC, Staff Attorney, represents children in court in abuse/neglect proceedings and will serve the Thibodeaux area. 

The ideal candidates for Staff Attorney positions will be able to demonstrate:

  • Proficiency in written and oral communication, client counseling, advocacy, and social service referrals.
  • Dependability, ability to respond to emergencies, good work habits, self-­motivation, dedication to serving vulnerable people, and the capacity to work well with others.

Full-time staff attorney positions require admission to practice law in Louisiana. Starting salary is based on years of experience, e.g., 0-1 years is $50,000 and increases on candidates’ experience. Spanish-English bilingualism receives extra compensation. For more information about SLLS, current openings, and the benefits offered, please visit


To apply, send a resume to Shannan Latino, Human Resources Manager, at by Monday, April 17, 2023.