This symposium will bring researchers from across the disciplines together with clinicians, educators, community advocates, and policymakers and thought leaders from both government and corporate sectors to discuss this critical topic. The program will enhance the dissemination of new information, foster new collaborations, and spark the development of innovative, evidence-based preventive interventions and policies to […]
The Government Lawyer clinic allows students to examine firsthand the roles and responsibilities of a federal prosecutor. Students are placed at the United States Attorney’s Office in Boston. Work may include research, writing, witness preparation, working with evidence, and attending hearings. Join us to learn more about these opportunities.
HLS offers one combined Supreme Court Litigation Clinic in which students have the opportunity to gain experience in Supreme Court and appellate-level litigation through involvement in pending cases. Students work in teams under the supervision of prominent and experienced attorneys to learn the skills, structure, and methodology of litigating a Supreme Court case. Join us to learn more about this clinic.
The Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic offers students an opportunity to do real-life and real-time legal and policy work. Clinic offerings include local, national and international projects covering the spectrum of environmental issues. Join us to learn more about these opportunities.
Are you interested in developing cutting-edge policy recommendations at the state and national levels in both the legislative and regulatory arenas? Join us to learn more about the Health Law and Policy Clinic.
Are you interested in spending the Spring semester in Washington, D.C. working as a legal intern in a federal government office, conducting research and providing legal advice and assistance on policy, legislative or regulatory matters? Join us to learn more about the Semester in Washington Clinic.
Are you interested in providing legal assistance to small businesses, entrepreneurs and community organizations? Do you want to learn about business formation, contract review and negotiation, commercial financing, leasing, community economic development, and other transactional legal services? Join us to learn more about these opportunities.
Join us to learn more about how you can work with the Community Enterprise Project to stimulate business development, increase access to capital, promote job growth, and enable sustainable affordable home ownership.
Do you want to talk about legal opinions, sentences, and judicial matters with a judge? Join us for a discussion of the Judicial Process in Trial Courts Clinic and the opportunity to work with real judges.
Are you interested in addressing issues such as unemployment benefits, wage and hour claims, severance negotiations, union issues, workplace safety, discrimination or sexual harassment? Join us to learn more about these opportunities.
Are you interested in gaining experience working directly with clients? Do you want the chance to argue motions in court in front of real judges? Do you want to use the law to make a difference in the Boston community? Consider joining the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau!
The Child Advocacy Program educates students about different social change strategies by placing them in external organizations doing child welfare, education, and/or juvenile justice work and using one or more advocacy methods to advance children’s interests, including direct services, impact litigation, legislative reform, and grassroots organizing, among others. Join us to learn more about these opportunities.
The Clinic trains lawyers with the skills—in negotiation, mediation, facilitated dialogue, stakeholder assessment, dispute systems evaluation and design, conflict analysis, and curriculum development—necessary to help their clients manage their negotiations and disputes efficiently and creatively. Join us to learn more about these opportunities.
Are you interested in consumer, bankruptcy, real estate, banking, and tort law? Do you want to learn about advocacy efforts on preserving and protecting equity for low- and moderate-income homeowners, combating abuses in the consumer financial services industry, and ensuring equal and fair access to credit markets? Join us to learn more about these opportunities.
Do you want to help low-income veterans who need legal representation to access healthcare, disability benefits, and other critical supports? Do you want to represent clients in appeal hearings, in state and federal court, and before armed services boards of review? Join us to learn more about these and other opportunities.