Staff Attorney

SOUTHEAST LA LEGAL SERVICES   New Orleans, LA   Full-time     Legal
Posted on March 18, 2023

Staff Attorney, Employment and Benefits -New Orleans

This position handles a variety of employment and benefits issues, including Social Security, Unemployment, FEMA, Wage Claims, Food Stamps, Medicaid, and Job Loss.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Demonstrated proficiency in written and oral communication, client counseling, advocacy, research, dedication to serving vulnerable people and social service referrals.
  • Dependability, good work habits, self-motivation, 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 the candidate’s experience. Spanish-English bilingualism receives extra compensation.  For more information about SLLS, our benefits offered, and other job opportunities, please visit

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