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Staff Attorney

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia, a non-profit public interest law firm serving the poverty community in civil matters, seeks a staff attorney.  A passion for justice and a commitment to poverty law is a must. Salary DOE plus excellent benefit package including Loan Repayment Assistance Program.  Must be a member of the Virginia State Bar or eligible to waive in as a Virginia Legal Aid Counsel by having at least two years’ experience in good standing in another state bar.  Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Email resume and writing sample to  LASEV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia cannot operate without private donations.  In an era of cutbacks, Legal Aid has lost significant amounts of federal funding.  More and more we have to rely on charitable donations in order to meet our expenses.  Without your financial help we cannot continue to offer quality legal representation to low-income Virginians.

Donate by credit card:

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Or mail us a check:  Make checks out to 'Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia,' and mail to Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia, Attention: Sherry Harrison, 125 St. Paul's Boulevard, Suite 400, Norfolk, Virginia 23510.

We also accept donations of stock.  Please contact Sherry Harrison at (757) 627-5423, if interested.


There are many ways private attorneys can volunteer at Legal Aid, from handling individual cases to participating in one of our legal clinics.  Contact Tricia Batson, Director of Pro Bono and Private Attorney Involvement at (757) 627-5423.  .

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