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Current Job Openings

Not seeing the right fit below, but are otherwise interested in working at Legal Aid?  Simply send your resume to careers (at) with a resume and note highlighting your interest.

* Unless otherwise noted, all positions have a rolling deadline and remain posted until filled.  For priority consideration, apply soon!

Full-Time Positions:

  • ATTORNEYS: Legal Aid invites applications from recent law school graduates, current 3Ls, and experienced attorneys. Legal Aid attorneys represent individual clients in a variety of legal issues that impact shelter, health/safety, and economic security. Legal Aid anticipates hiring attorneys to fill positions numerous positions - click here to learn more.
  • DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE: Legal Aid seeks a Development and Communications Associate, focused on grant writing and other advocacy communications writing to advance Legal Aid's mission. Priority review will be given to candidates who apply by 9/30/22 - click here to learn more.
  • DEVELOPMENT and COMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANT: Legal Aid seeks an assistant to support the exciting and fun work of the Development and Communications team.  Priority review will be given to candidates who apply by 9/30/22 - click here to learn more.


  • Legal Aid works with 3L students on graduate fellowship opportunities (Legal Aid is frequently a host site for fellowships sponsored by Ohio Access to Justice Foundation, Skadden Foundation, Equal Justice Works and others.)  We open an annual process each spring - so check back in Spring 2023 for details and deadlines for applications due in September 2023 (click here to learn more from our 2022 process).

Externships and Summer Associate Positions:

  • 2023 SUMMER ASSOCIATE Program: details will be announced in fall 2022 on the application process.  Learn more about last year's process at this link.
  • EXTERNSHIPS: Legal Aid engages paralegal and law students in the fall and spring semesters - click here to learn more.

Interested in volunteering?  Learn about volunteer possibilities by clicking here.

Legal Aid is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, race, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or mental or physical disability.

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