April 13, 5:30-7:30 PM, Boston Bar Association, 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA The BBA’s Delivery of Legal Services Section invites you to a mixer to connect with friends and colleagues over appetizers and drinks. Section members as well as their colleagues, folks working in legal services organizations, and new lawyers and law students interested in […]
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April 11th, 2-4 PM, Boston Bar Association, Register here Join the BBA and Rian Immigrant Center! This Forms Workshop will provide volunteer attorneys and law students with opportunity to assist members of our community with completing basic immigration forms, including citizenship applications, applications for temporary protected status, green card renewals, and work permit renewals. This […]
Register here. Please join legal services leaders in the Boston community to learn about the acute need for lawyers to provide pro bono services to low-income members of the Boston community. Panelists will discuss their participation in innovative remote and in-person pro bono projects. You will leave this session with concrete ways to start helping!
There are a limited number of hybrid and remote opportunities to volunteer with legal services and nonprofit organizations during BC Law’s spring break (March 6-10). These are excellent opportunities to use your skills to serve underrepresented communities and individuals, connect with local organizations and attorneys engaged in public interest work and gain legal experience. Pro […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
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 […]
The Middle District of Alabama Federal Defenders Program in Montgomery, Alabama is continuing their tradition of hosting BC Law pro bono spring break volunteers during this semester’s spring break from March 7-11, 2022. The Federal Defenders Program will host up to two (2) BC Law pro bono volunteers for approximately 20 hours during the week, […]
The International Legal Foundation (ILF) is continuing their tradition of hosting BC Law pro bono spring break volunteers during this semester’s spring break from March 7-11, 2022. ILF will be working remotely and can host up to 8 BC Law pro bono volunteers. This is a great way to gain legal experience while serving the […]