Bernard Koteen Office of Public Interest Advising (OPIA)

Now accepting 2017-2018 Wasserstein Fellow applications and nominations. Apply or nominate an outstanding public interest lawyer by April 14, 2017.


DC Law Firm Pro Bono Leaders Announced

April 28, 2017

The event honors law firms at which at least 40% of all attorneys dedicated 50 or more hours in 2016 to providing free legal representation to individuals with limited financial resources or to charitable organizations.

Save the date for OPIA’s Public Interest Interview Program (PIIP)

April 28, 2017

Save the date for the Public Interest Interview Program (PIIP). PIIP offers HLS students an opportunity to interview with public sector employers on the HLS campus. This year’s program will run from September 11-15.

Important Graduation Announcements and Ways to Keep in Touch!

April 28, 2017

Congratulations to graduating students on reaching the home stretch! We want to be sure you’re aware that many of our services are available to you after you leave HLS and we hope that you keep in touch with OPIA after graduation.


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