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Law School Student Activities

Looking to get involved in activities outside of the classroom? New England Law is home to dozens of student organizations along with special programs and volunteer opportunities.

Please note: Not every law student society and organization listed here is active during each academic year.

Special Programs

  • Charles Hamilton Houston Enrichment Program (CHHEP)
  • Clinical Programs

Volunteer Opportunities

  • New England Innocence Project (NEIP): For information about NEIP, you may also email Professor David Siegel at dsiegel@nesl.edu.
  • Suffolk Lawyers for Justice, Inc. (SLJ) is a non-profit organization responsible for administering criminal defense services to indigent persons accused of crimes in Suffolk County, Massachusetts. SLJ manages over 300 private attorneys who handle about 90% of indigent criminal defense cases in Greater Boston. New England Law students are paired and work with SLJ attorneys.
  • Friends of CASA, Inc.
  • Shelter Legal Services Foundation, Inc.
  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program