Applications Open for LIFT Legal Incubator Program through Dec. 6

The LIFT Legal Incubator Program is now accepting applications from new attorneys interested developing public interest solo practices in New Orleans and Baton Rouge.

LIFT provides participants with a number of tools designed to “incubate” their practice, including, but not limited to, free resources, legal and practice management training, collaboration and mentoring, and networking events. The following LIFT programs are accepting applicants:

Domestic Violence Project- Through a collaboration with the New Orleans Family Justice Center and Southeast Louisiana Legal Services, LIFT Fellows receive office space and work with attorneys in family and domestic violence law to increase access to legal presentation to survivors.

Flood Proof Incubator Project- In partnership with Southeast Louisiana Legal Services, Southern University Law Center, Louisiana State University Law School, and the American Bar Association Center for Innovation, LIFT Fellows receive support to provide legal services in successions, heirship property, and title clearing to people affected by the 2016 Baton Rouge Flooding.

Applications will be accepted through Friday, Dec. 6, 2019.To learn more about the LIFT Legal Incubator Program or to download an application, go to

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