Professor Ilene Klein is one of the supervising attorneys at New England School of Law's Clinical Law Office, the school's in-house clinic, where she supervises NESL students representing indigent clients in civil cases. Professor Klein volunteers at the Probate and Family Court's Lawyer-for-the-Day program, taking students with her to provide advice and assistance to litigants without counsel. She serves as a mentor for new lawyers who handle domestic violence and divorce cases through the Women's Bar Foundation, Domestic Violence Project. Professor Klein also mentors NESL alumni practicing in the areas of family law and elder law. Before joining NESL, Professor Klein worked for Legal Services for Cape Cod and Islands, Inc.; the Area Agency on Aging in Fairmont, WV; and the North Central West Virginia Legal Aid Society.