The Louisiana Capital
Assistance Center (LCAC) is a non-profit law office deeply
committed to providing quality legal representation to people
facing the death penalty in Louisiana and other parts of
America’s South. The LCAC focuses on trial level representation
and on working with indigent defenders to improve quality and
resources for poor people facing capital punishment.
The LCAC emphasizes client-centered
representation, constantly seeks to develop new and innovative
advocacy strategies, and also pursues systematic litigation
related to issues such as racism in the criminal justice system
and lack of funding for adequate representation.
The LCAC has employment
opportunities from time to time Please click
here for further
We continue to offer
internships to summer students and we would encourage those
interested in applying to refer to our
information on this site.