Clinical and Pro Bono Opportunities
Last Day to Enroll in a Clinic for Spring 2018!
January 19, 2018
The following spring clinics still have a few seats available! Please log in to Helios and navigate to the Add/Drop section to enroll in one of these clinics. Open seats will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis.
If you would like to join one of the clinics below, please email us as soon as possible. Any open seats will be awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Deadline Extended – Election Law and Voting Rights, Spring 2018 Independent Clinical Opportunity
January 5, 2018
Remote placements for 2 or 3 clinical credits with the following organizations: ACLU Voting Rights Project; Campaign Legal Center; NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund; Asian Americans Advancing Justice; Free Speech for People. More placements will be added to this list as they are confirmed. Please check for updates to this posting.
Spanish for Public Interest Lawyers – Spring 2018
January 3, 2018
Spanish for Public Interest Lawyers is a non-credit class that offers HLS students the opportunity to learn Spanish language skills in a legal context, emphasizing language most commonly used in civil and criminal legal services practice.
Spring 2018 Community Enterprise Project – Apply Now!
November 27, 2017
The Community Enterprise Project (Spring 2018) is a by-application division of the Transactional Law Clinics in which students engage in both direct client representation and community…
New Winter Term Course Offered by Clinical Faculty
October 16, 2017
This seminar will allow students who have participated in an HLS clinic or SPO to draw on their collective experiences to explore questions about lawyering for justice in the United States in 2018. The course will take a deep dive into the why and how of systemic change and the role of lawyers in supporting it.
Independent Clinical with the MacArthur Justice Center Criminal Justice Appellate Clinic
October 10, 2017
The Roderick & Solange MacArthur Justice Center in Washington, D.C. (“MJC”) is offering a two-credit winter term clinical opportunity for students who are interested in appellate litigation and passionate about criminal justice issues.
New Markets Lab – Independent Clinical Program – January 2018
October 5, 2017
The 2018 winter term independent clinical placement will involve working with the New Markets Lab to develop a Case Study that applies understanding of law and regulation to challenges affecting enterprises in the agricultural sector.
Independent Clinical with the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty
September 21, 2017
The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty is a non-profit law firm dedicated to protecting the free expression of all religious faiths. Becket seeks interns for the winter term to work in its Washington, D.C. office on a variety of Supreme Court, appellate and trial-level matters.
Upcoming Clinic Application Deadlines
August 14, 2017
Please note the upcoming clinic application deadlines: Making Rights Real: The Ghana Project Clinic – Application Deadline Extended to August 25, 2017 Government…
Spanish for Public Interest Lawyers Fall 2017
August 14, 2017
Spanish for Public Interest Lawyers is a non-credit class that offers HLS students the opportunity to learn Spanish language skills in a legal context, emphasizing language…
Deadline: August 25, 2017—The program is an extraordinary opportunity to work at the intersection of government, policy, and practice while pursuing your particular interests.
Upcoming Clinical Application Deadlines
April 6, 2017
The following clinics have upcoming application deadlines in April.
New Clinic: Democracy and the Rule of Law Clinic
March 24, 2017
The Office of Clinical and Pro Bono Programs is announcing a new clinic, Democracy and the Rule of Law Clinic. Please visit the clinic webpage and read the course catalog description for more information.
2017-2018 Clinical Registration
March 23, 2017
2017-18 Clinical Registration—There are a handful of of by-application clinics with rapidly approaching application deadlines.
2017-18 Clinical Registration: Info Series
February 1, 2017
To help HLS students with the upcoming clinical registration at the end of March, the Office of Clinical and Pro Bono Programs has organized a a…
Spring 2017 Clinical Opportunities – Deadline January 13 @ midnight
January 12, 2017
Dear Students, The general clinic add/drop deadline for the spring 2017 semester is tomorrow, January 13, at 11:59:59PM. There are a few spring clinics that…
Spanish for Public Interest Lawyers – Spring 2017
January 3, 2017
Description Spanish for Public Interest Lawyers is a non-credit class that offers HLS students the opportunity to learn Spanish language skills in a legal context,…