Staff Positions & Internships

LSNF has five offices, employing staff attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries and receptionists in each office. Additionally, there are times when LSNF will search for clerkships, law student internships, externships and fellowships available through the FSU College of Law, Florida Bar Foundation, National Association for Public Interest Law, etc. For more information about these opportunities, contact the listed organizations or employment@lsnf.org.

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

For each available position, please submit documentation through both of the following methods. Applicants who do not submit a completed Legal Services of North Florida employment application will not be considered for the position.

1.) Download our employment application and submit to employment@lsnf.org, mail to: Human Resources Department, Legal Services of North Florida, 2119 Delta Boulevard, Tallahassee, Florida, 32303 OR fax to (850) 205-6540.

2.) Submit your resume and cover letter using the link within each job posting below.

Current Career Opportunities

Disaster Coordinator (Attorney)

This position may be based on any of LSNF’s 5 offices (Tallahassee, Quincy, Panama City, Fort Walton Beach, Pensacola).

52,500/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida is hiring an Attorney to develop and coordinate a training program for pro bono volunteers and disaster responders on the legal issues facing victims of the disaster. Responsibilities include increasing pro bono recruitment, coordinating legal clinics, building relationships within the responder community, implementation of new technology, organizing statewide and regional convenings/conference, and developing a training curriculum in response to disasters. This project is funded to support the response to Hurricanes Irma and Maria and is a two-year project. Applicants should be a member of The Florida Bar with a minimum of three years of practice experience, 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. Experience in adult learning, marketing, event planning, community engagement, volunteerism, or public relations is preferred. 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 may be based on any of LSNF’s 5 offices (Tallahassee, Quincy, Panama City, Fort Walton Beach, Pensacola).

Salary is commensurate with experience, starting at $52,500 with the minimum level of 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 Coordinator Attorney

Legal Services of North Florida Employment Application

 

Disaster 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)

Legal Services of North Florida Employment Application

 

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)

Legal Services of North Florida Employment Application

 

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.

When positions are available, they will be listed first on this page.  If applying in general for future openings, we will simply retain your resume in a “pending” file.