Public Interest Law Resources
The Center for Law and Social Responsibility The CLSR sponsors pro bono and public service activities through which faculty, students and alumni support socially responsible goals. Learn About Volunteer Opportunities through the Center.
Earn the Public Service Transcript Notation.
Consider the opportunities available through the Career Services Office.
Finally, learn about opportunities for volunteer work from the student groups, who organize volunteer work.
ABA Law Student Division: Public Interest “Law Students are increasingly making a difference in their communities.”
ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and the Center for Pro Bono
Suffolk Lawyers for Justice Criminal Defense Services for the Indigent client
Moot Court & Mock Trials
ABA Client Counseling Competition
Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition
National Child Welfare Moot Court Competition
National Black Law Students Assoc. Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition
National Black Law Students Assoc. Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition
Pace National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition
Stetson International Environmental Moot Court
UC Davis Asylum & Refugee Law National Moot Court Competition
Whittier National Juvenile Law Moot Court Competition
ABA Forum on Affordable Housing & Community Development Law
Adam A. Milani Disability Law Writing Competition
Comm’n on Domestic Violence Annual Writing Competition
Paralyzed Veteran’s Legal Writing Competition (public policy issues affecting veterans)
Public Service opportunities
- Clinics at New England:
- Administrative Law Clinic
- Lawyering Process
- Public Interest Clinic
The Public Lawyer Magazine, ABA’s Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division
Boston University Public Interest Law Journal
Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal
Richmond Journal of Law and the Public Interest