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GBLS Consumer Rights Unit Seeks Spring & Summer Volunteers

Greater Boston Legal Services (GBLS), provides free civil legal aid to low-income residents of Boston and 21 surrounding cities and towns who are facing a crisis where their housing, safety, health or access to other basic needs are at risk. To maximize its impact, GBLS employs a broad spectrum of advocacy approaches from direct individual representation to […]

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Government & Public Interest

PSJD’s Public Interest News Digest

Stay Informed on Legal Responses Across the Country to Social Justice Issues Check out this news digest for recent public interest news stories! Some of the topics discussed include Reproductive Rights, Free and Fair Elections; Rule of Law & Voting Rights; Systemic Racism; Pro Bono Response; Student Loans & Student Debt; Immigration, Refugee & Citizenship […]

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Pro Bono Spring Break at Volunteer Lawyers Project in Boston

Students who participate in Volunteer Lawyers Project’s (VLP) 35-hour week-long spring break project-based internship receive a full day of training to prepare them for attending legal clinics in housing, family law and guardianship, and debt collection. Students will have the opportunity to work on unit-specific projects that support VLP’s program. At their virtual or in-person […]

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Pro Bono

Rian Immigrant Center Forms Workshops

Join the Boston Bar Association (BBA) for the below pro bono trainings for law students in November and December! Rian Immigrant Center Forms WorkshopWednesday, November 16, 2022, 10:00AM – 12:00PMRegister here. Rian Immigrant Center Forms WorkshopWednesday, December 14, 2022, 2:00PM – 4:00PMRegister here. These Forms Workshops will provide volunteer law students with opportunities to assist […]

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Celebrate National Pro Bono Month & Week

The ABA’s Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and bar associations and legal services organizations across the country invite you to participate in a national celebration of pro bono during the month of October. National Pro Bono Week will be held from October 23-29, 2022. Please feel free to check out these events […]

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Volunteer Lawyers Project Seeks Fall Interns

The Volunteer Lawyers Project’s Fall Internship Application is now open and will close on July 8th at 4 PM.  This is a great way to gain legal experience while engaging in pro bono work on behalf of underrepresented clients and communities. Apply here!

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Government & Public Interest

WCL’s Summer 2022 Pro Bono & Public Interest Forum Final Day, June 23

Panels – Thursday, June 9, June 16, and June 23; 12:00-2:30 pm ET Register prior to June 23rd and links to recordings will be sent for any sessions missed. 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 […]

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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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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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Pro Bono

BC Law Pro Bono Spring Break Opportunity with the Navajo Nation Department of Justice – Apply Today!

The Navajo Nation’s Department of Justice (NNDOJ) will continue its tradition of hosting BC Law pro bono spring break volunteers during this semester’s spring break from March 7-11, 2022. This opportunity is co-sponsored with BC Law’s NALSA. Opportunities remain to volunteer with three out of four participating NNDOJ Units. This is a great way to […]