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
Lead Legal Secretary
$26,000 / year
Legal Services of North Florida has an opening for a full time legal assistant position, job title “Lead Legal secretary” in its Tallahassee Office to assist with office administration, staff supervision, preparation and filing of legal documents, and various other duties. Applicants should be skilled typists, with excellent grammatical skills and computer skills. Candidate should also have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. English/Spanish Bilingual preferred, but not required. Base salary of $26,000 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.
$46,000 / year
Legal Services of North Florida has an opening for a Staff Attorney in our Pensacola 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.
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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.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.