SOUTHEAST LA LEGAL SERVICES   Houma, LA   Full-time     Legal
Posted on August 31, 2023

The position will handle Family Law, Consumer, Wills, and Successions. This position will serve clients living in Assumption, Lafourche, or Terrebonne parishes. Open to flexibility in the staff member working in our New Orleans or Gretna office a portion of the week and in our Houma office a portion of the week.

The ideal candidates 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 $50,000 - $77,000, based on years of experience, e.g., 0-1 years is $50,000 and increases on the candidate’s experience. 

Additional compensation may be granted for fluency in one or more languages other than English which is regularly used in the position and program. SLLS full-time employees are prohibited from engaging in the outside practice of law.

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To apply, send a resume to Shannan Latino, Human Resources Manager, at


At SLLS we know our differences make us better and stronger in achieving equal access to justice and we are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion to make a positive contribution to our clients, communities, and each other. SLLS is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or veteran status.