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BBA Event- Meet the New EPA Regional Administrator, May 16th

Monday, May 16, 2022 4:00 PM to 6:00 PMBoston Bar Association – 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MARegister here. See Covid policy below for this in-person event. Meet and hear from the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new Regional Administrator. On February 14, 2022, Dr. David Cash became Regional Administrator for EPA Region I.  Dr. Cash brings a […]

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GBLS Family Law Unit Needs Pro Bono Volunteers!

The GBLS Family Law Unit is on the lookout for law students seeking a low-commitment (few hours a week, could be a short-term or long-term commitment) pro bono volunteer opportunity to assist with a project evaluating the access of pro se litigants to the Suffolk Probate and Family Court.  This project is part of larger […]

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Citizenship Day 2022 Volunteers Needed

Hosted in conjunction with the City of Boston, Project Citizenship returns in-person to the Reggie Lewis Center on Saturday, March 26 to help pre-screened applicants begin their hopeful path to citizenship. Plans may fluctuate depending on COVID-19 rates, but below are our plans to mitigate risks of transmission at this in-person event: All staff, volunteers, […]

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SEC Scholars Program Virtual Info Session TODAY @ 3 PM – Paid Summer Internships

SEC Scholars Information Session Tickets, Wed, Dec 8, 2021 at 3:00 PM | Eventbrite

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Project Citizenship Citizenship Workshops – Fall 2021

Project Citizenship is planning to continue their virtual naturalization workshops this fall and they are starting to recruit law student volunteers for their remaining fall semester workshops. Workshops are virtual, over Zoom, though they will have an in-person workshop downtown on Thursday, 11/18 at 3:15pm. Interested law students can register here!

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ACLU of MA Seeks Volunteers

The ACLU of Massachusetts (“ACLUM”) is seeking Volunteers to join their Legal Resources Team. Volunteers do not need to be attorneys and do not give legal advice. ResponsibilitiesVolunteers are a vital part of the daily operations for the ACLUM, and perform the following responsibilities: answer and return phone calls from persons seeking legal assistance about […]

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BBA – Amplifying Unheard Voices: Perspectives of Trans and Gender Nonconforming Attorneys, Organizers and Advocates of Color

Tuesday, May 4, 5:30 to 6:30 You are invited to attend the Boston Bar Association’s Amplifying Unheard Voices series, which seeks to highlight and amplify underrepresented perspectives of attorneys, clients and communities that engage with the legal system regularly, and to move towards more equitable representation of and opportunities for these communities. This fourth discussion in the […]

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Project Citizenship Pro Bono – Spring & Summer Opportunities

Join Project Citizenship to help complete N-400 Applications for Naturalization with eligible legal permanent residents! Project Citizenship is a non-profit legal services organization that helps eligible legal permanent residents apply for U.S. citizenship. Their mission is to decrease barriers to citizenship and increase the naturalization rate in Massachusetts. Learn more about Project Citizenship here.  New volunteers […]

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Pro Bono Spotlight: Volunteer with VLP!

Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) is an excellent organization to complete pro bono hours with! VLP is a legal aid organization that connects law students and volunteer attorneys with low-income clients of the Greater Boston Area in order to provide free legal services in civil cases. Volunteering at VLP is an incredibly rewarding experience, and your […]

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Pro Bono Opportunity with Project Citizenship

Project Citizenship has scheduled their October – December virtual naturalization workshops and are seeking BC law students who are interested in signing up to volunteer and assist applicants in completing their N-400 applications for naturalization. Click here to find volunteer dates/times and registration information. All student volunteers will have access to a prerecorded training.