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Legal aid lawyers play an essential role in access to the justice system.

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Family, Criminal and Immigration Law, Legal Management, Legal Assessment and more.

Be the first point of contact for Albertans in crisis calling to receive assistance. You’ll be essential in ensuring those who qualify start getting the help they need right away.

Find opportunities to become a Contact Centre Intake Officer, Certificate and Tariff Officer and more.

Join an innovative team of administrative professionals building a strong and sustainable legal aid system for generations to come.

Find opportunities in Legal Assisting, Legal Administration, HR, Communications & Marketing, IT, Finance and more.

Be a protector.

LAA zealously stands up for people’s fundamental legal rights. Here, you can build a successful career removing barriers to an adversarial justice system. We’re currently assisting more than 35,000 clients in 75 communities and demand for help never stops. Chances to contribute are endless.

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Be a champion for equal justice.

For nearly 50 years, Legal Aid Alberta has supported low-income Albertans during perhaps the most challenging days of their lives. We protect people’s rights, help families in crisis, represent the best interests of children and youth, and defend clients at trial. We’re an Alberta-wide team of skilled lawyers, call centre staff and administrative professionals.

LAA is a nonprofit that strives for fairness in the justice system. Every day, our people make a meaningful difference in countless lives.

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Be exceptional.

At LAA, excellence is the everyday standard. We provide the resources and support our people need to feel recognized, appreciated and energized. Here, you will earn a competitive salary and attractive benefits, while enjoying flexible working conditions and opportunities for growth.

Be among the best.

LAA is a place for leaders who are deeply knowledgeable in their fields. Our people are regularly recognized for their accomplishments. Here, you will be part of an enthusiastic, province-wide team of justice advocates who share similar values and work ethic. We’re a strong community that’s equal parts determination and caring.

Perks & Benefits

While LAA offers competitive salary rates, when you join our team, you’ll also receive a comprehensive benefits package.

Health and Dental Coverage

SunLife extended health and dental coverage, covered 80% by LAA.

Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) Options

A generous employer contribution and options to choose from mean you can set yourself up to retire on your terms.

Maternity, Parental and Adoption Leave

Growing your family is an important life step, if you choose it – LAA offers maternity, parental and adoption leave for parents.

Health and Wellness Programs

Free health and wellness programs and resources to help you keep a healthy mind and body through HumanaCare.

Life Insurance

SunLife life insurance, covered 80% by LAA.

Vacation and Holidays

Three weeks of paid vacation to start, along with all statutory holidays and a one-week Christmas break.

Flexible Work Environment

Remote and hybrid work arrangements available, so you can have a healthy work-life balance.

And more!

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