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Save the Date! WCL’s Fellowships 101, July 14 at 6PM

Thursday, July 14; 6:00-7:30 pm ET, Via Zoom, Register Post-graduate fellowships are incredibly rewarding, but understanding the many different fellowship options and navigating the application process can be a challenge! Don’t go it alone! Washington Council of Lawyers (WCL) is here to help!  At Fellowships 101, WCL’s expert panel will walk you through all the steps […]

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WCL’s Summer 2022 Pro Bono & Public Interest Forum

Keynote – Wednesday, June 8; 12:00-2:00 pm ETPanels – Thursday, June 9, June 16, and June 23; 12:00-2:30 pm ET Register The Washington Council of Lawyers (WCL) Summer Pro Bono & Public Interest Forum is an annual tradition that brings together hundreds of summer associates, summer interns, law students, and lawyers to discuss how to make pro bono or […]

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MA Access to Justice Commission May Meeting

Save the Date! Massachusetts Access to Justice Commission Meeting, Thursday, May 26, 2-3:30 via Zoom These meetings are open to the public. RSVP here.  A zoom link will be sent in advance.  To learn more about the Commission’s work, check their website.

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ABA Webinar #StateandLocalTaxMatters: COVID-19 Crisis Issues & Opportunities – April 22 at Noon

Join the ABA’s Civil Rights and Social Justice Section on Friday, April 22nd at Noon ET, Register here Federal, state, and local tax policymakers and legislators across the country have been scrambling in response to the global pandemic. In fact, because of the federal government’s economic stimulus and direct transfers, many states saw debilitating projected […]

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ABA Civil Rights and Social Justice Programs This Week- Combating Islamophobia, Ukraine Refugee Crisis, Evictions, VAWA

Please join the ABA for this upcoming civil rights and social justice programs: 21-Day Practice on Creating Inclusive Spaces and Combating IslamophobiaAvailable from April 4 – 25! Sign Up to JoinThe 21-Day Practice invites participants to complete a syllabus of short daily assignments (typically taking 15 – 30 minutes), over 21 consecutive days. In addition […]

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Pro Bono Training with Project Citizenship and ILG, March 23 @ 12 PM

March 23, 2022, 12-1 PM, Stuart 407, RSVP here The Immigration Law Group will be hosting a training with Project Citizenship in preparation for volunteering with them on Citizenship Day on March 26. Held in conjunction with the City of Boston, this annual event has helped over 3,000 immigrants begin their path to citizenship. This year, […]

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Mass Bar Foundation Legal Intern Summer Fellowship Program – 6K Stipend – March 11

Stipends of $6,000 for Law Students’ Summer Internships The Massachusetts Bar Foundation (MBF) is pleased to announce the availability of applications for its 2022 Legal Intern Fellowship Program. Established in 1996, the Legal Intern Fellowship Program seeks to encourage careers in public interest law, while contributing valuable legal support to organizations serving the under-represented in […]

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Equal Justice America Summer 2022 Fellowship Funding – Deadline March 24

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply for an Equal Justice America (EJA) Summer 2022 Fellowship and get funding. Deadline: March 24 To apply, students need to have a placement secured with an organization that provides civil legal assistance to people in need. EJA Fellowships now pay up to $5,000 for 10 weeks of full-time work. Students […]

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LSC Emerging Leaders Council: Civil Justice Lunch & Learn Series, Thursday @ 1:30 PM

Eduardo Gonzalez, Self-Represented Litigation Network, along with Amelia McGowan, Mississippi Center for Justice, will be co-hosting the first in a series of virtual lunches Thursday, February 24, 1:30pm ET – 2:30pm ET. Register Here. This series is for young professionals and graduate students new to civil justice work who are interested in learning more about access to justice initiatives […]

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BC Law Pro Bono Spring Break Opportunity with Catholic Charities of Miami – Apply Today!

Catholic Charities of Miami is continuing their tradition of hosting BC Law pro bono spring break volunteers during this semester’s spring break from March 7-11, 2022 to assist with their immigration and refugee relief work. Catholic Charities can host up to two (2) BC Law pro bono volunteers who plan to be in Miami during […]