The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal is an equal opportunity employer. Discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability is strictly prohibited.

Central Staff Attorney

Notice Of Job Opening

Central Staff of the Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal has an immediate opening for an attorney licensed to practice law in Louisiana. Responsibilities of this position include reviewing trial records and briefs, performing legal research, and drafting memoranda to aid the Court in the exercise of its criminal appellate and supervisory jurisdictions. This position works under the direct supervision of the Central Staff Director.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Please email your cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and a recent writing sample to

The Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.