Staff Positions & Internships

LSNF has five offices, employing staff attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries and intake staff in each office. Additionally, LSNF often has clerkship, law student internship, externship or fellowship opportunities available. Some of these positions will be posted here. While others are available through the FSU College of Law, Florida Bar Foundation, National Association for Public Interest Law, and other resources. For more information about those opportunities, you should contact the listed organizations or employment@lsnf.org.

Submit your application, resume and cover letter using the link within each job posting below. Applicants who do not submit a completed Legal Services of North Florida employment application will not be considered for the position.

Legal Services of North Florida, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Current Career Opportunities

Disaster Response Attorney (Quincy)

46,000/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida is hiring a Staff Attorney to provide legal assistance to survivors of Hurricane Michael. Along with client representation, this attorney will organize LSNF’s continued response to the legal needs of low-income and vulnerable individuals affected by Hurricane Michael. Applicants should be a member of The Florida Bar, with preference given to candidates with clinical or legal aid experience. Candidates must have strong organizational and communication skills, as well as a high level of comfort with technology, project management, and systems development. Ability to work independently and in team environments, to analyze complex issues and to obtain results to positively impact the client and community will also be considered. This position is based in our Quincy office.

Entry level salary of $46,000 is negotiable depending on experience. Comprehensive fringe benefits package includes paid holidays, paid vacation (which after two years, increases to five weeks per year), sick leave, and, after sixty days, fully paid health insurance for employee & dependent children, retirement plan, term life, and disability insurance.

Apply Here for Disaster Attorney (Quincy)

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Part-Time Project Manager

18/hour
Part-time

Legal Services of North Florida, in partnership with the Legal Aid Foundation of Tallahassee, has a vacant, grant-funded position for a part-time Project Manager as part of their Second Circuit Pro Bono Transformation project. The Project Manager is responsible for the coordination and implementation of the goals and objectives of the Pro Bono Transformation Project, ensuring that completion of the project remains aligned with the Transformation Assessment Report completed in December 2018.

Responsibilities and duties include convening meetings, developing project plans, monitoring/tracking progress, implementing recommendations of the report, supporting LSNF and LAF staff in the implementation of report recommendations, managing stakeholder relations, meeting budgetary objectives and adjusting as needed, and performing other related duties as assigned.

Applicants should have proven working experience in project management, with preference given to candidates with experience within the field of civil law. Candidates must have strong organizational and communication skills, as well as a high level of comfort with technology and systems development. Ability to work independently and in team environments, to analyze complex issues and to obtain results to positively impact the client and community will also be considered. This position will report to the Executive Directors of both LSNF and LAF.

Compensation of $18/hour, an average of 25 hours/week, is negotiable depending on experience.

Apply Here for Project Manager

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Staff Attorney (Tallahassee)

46,000/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida has an opening for a Staff Attorney in our Tallahassee Office. Candidates should be a member of The Florida Bar. Those registered to take the next Florida Bar exam may also be considered. Ability to work independently and in team environments, to analyze complex issues and to obtain results to positively impact the client and community will also be considered. The attorney will have a diverse caseload of civil legal matters affecting the low-income and vulnerable residents, which could include foreclosure defense, landlord-tenant matters, family law, consumer matters, probate, administrative law, and certain special projects.

Entry level salary of $46,000 is negotiable depending on experience. Comprehensive fringe benefits package includes paid holidays, paid vacation (which after two years, increases to five weeks per year), sick leave, and, after sixty days, fully paid health insurance for employee & dependent children, retirement plan, term life and disability insurance.

Apply Here for Staff Attorney (Tallahassee)

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Disaster Response Attorney (Panama City)

46,000/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida is hiring a Staff Attorney to provide legal assistance to survivors of Hurricane Michael. Along with client representation, this attorney will organize LSNF’s continued response to the legal needs of low-income and vulnerable individuals affected by Hurricane Michael. Applicants should be a member of The Florida Bar, with preference given to candidates with clinical or legal aid experience. Candidates must have strong organizational and communication skills, as well as a high level of comfort with technology, project management, and systems development. Ability to work independently and in team environments, to analyze complex issues and to obtain results to positively impact the client and community will also be considered. This position is based in our Panama City office.

Entry level salary of $46,000 is negotiable depending on experience. Comprehensive fringe benefits package includes paid holidays, paid vacation (which after two years, increases to five weeks per year), sick leave, and, after sixty days, fully paid health insurance for employee & dependent children, retirement plan, term life, and disability insurance.

Apply Here for Disaster Attorney (Panama City)

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Paralegal (Tallahassee)

28,000/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida has an opening for a Paralegal in its Tallahassee office. Applicants should be a skilled typist, have excellent grammatical and computer skills, and have a four-year degree or completion of a legal assistant or paralegal program approved by the American Bar Association (year-for-year work experience as a legal assistant or legal secretary may be substituted).

Entry level salary of $28,000 is negotiable depending on experience. Comprehensive fringe benefits package includes paid holidays, paid vacation (which after two years, increases to four weeks per year), sick leave, a four-day workweek (35 hours), and, after sixty days, fully paid health insurance for employee & dependent children, term life and disability insurance.

Apply Here for Paralegal (Tallahassee)

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Paralegal (Quincy)

28,000/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida has an opening for a Paralegal in its Quincy office. Applicants should be a skilled typist, have excellent grammatical and computer skills, and have a four-year degree or completion of a legal assistant or paralegal program approved by the American Bar Association (year-for-year work experience as a legal assistant or legal secretary may be substituted).

Entry level salary of $28,000 is negotiable depending on experience. Comprehensive fringe benefits package includes paid holidays, paid vacation (which after two years, increases to four weeks per year), sick leave, a four-day workweek (35 hours), and, after sixty days, fully paid health insurance for employee & dependent children, term life and disability insurance.

Apply Here for Paralegal (Quincy)

Legal Services of North Florida Employment Application

 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.