Staff Positions & Internships

LSNF has five offices and employs staff attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries and receptionists in each office. There are, at times, also 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 opportunities contact those organizations or Director of Litigation, Scott Manion, at LSNF’s administrative office in Tallahassee.

When positions are available, they will be listed on here on the website, advertised in local newspaper and, for attorney positions, written notice will be sent to local voluntary bar associations and the Florida Bar. Applicants seeking employment should submit an application along with a recent resume listing professional qualifications and a cover letter stating the position advertised for which you are applying, to: Human Resources, Legal Services of North Florida, 2119 Delta Boulevard, Tallahassee, Florida, 32303. If applying in general for future openings, we will simply retain your resume in a “pending” file.

Current Career Opportunities

Human Resources Generalist/Fiscal Assistant

$30,000/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida, Inc. has an opening for a full time Human Resources Generalist/Fiscal Assistant at its Tallahassee Office.  The following are the job qualifications for the position:

  • Human Resources/Payroll/Fiscal experience, preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to surmise accurate conclusions by thinking analytically
  • Ability to handle sensitive information and work in confidential situations
  • Knowledge of human resources principles, practices, and law
  • History of implementing / deploying employee benefits and staffing processes
  • Ability to use software packages, including MS Outlook, Word, Power Point, and Excel. Strong knowledge and use of Excel is preferred.
  • Ability to maintain organization, meet deadlines, and set priorities with effective time management

Entry level salary of $30,000 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, and a four-day workweek (35 hours).  After sixty days, fully paid health insurance for employee & dependent children, term life, and disability insurance.

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Administrative Assistant

$23,000/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida has an opening for a full-time Administrative Assistant in the Tallahassee Office. Responsibilities include providing overall support of the administrative team, including our HR, Fiscal and development teams, as well as our Executive Director and Director of Litigation. Applicants should be proficient in Microsoft Office, Word and Excel, and have excellent typing skills, grammatical skills, and computer skills. Must be able to show initiative and organizational skills in managing varied tasks both in an individual capacity and as a member of a team. Base level salary of $23,000 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.

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Legal Secretary

$23,000/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida has an opening for a full-time lead secretary in its Pensacola Office to assist with drafting pleadings, filing legal documents and various other duties.  Applicants should be skilled typists, with excellent grammatical skills and computer skills.  English/Spanish Bilingual preferred.  Entry level salary of $23,000 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.

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Staff Attorney

$46,000/year
Full-time

Legal Services of North Florida has an opening for a Staff Attorney in the First Judicial Circuit Court of Florida. 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.

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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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

To obtain an application you can request one by sending an email to omar@lsnf.org or Download Application Here. Applicants who do not submit a completed Legal Services of North Florida employment application will not be considered for the position. If submitting application by email, include resume and cover letter to omar@lsnf.org or mail to Human Resources Department, Attn: Omar Cormack, Legal Services of North Florida, 2119 Delta Boulevard, Tallahassee, Florida, 32303 or fax to (850) 205-6540.