About Us

The Legal Services Center originated in 1979 with a commitment to combine education and service in the study of law.

Get Legal Help

The Legal Services Center has a long record of providing exemplary legal services to address the unmet needs of low-income families in Greater Boston.

Students & Clinics

The Legal Services Center provides students a singular opportunity to engage in hands-on learning within a community-based law firm.

News & Events

The Legal Services Center hosts a number of events for students, academics, potential clients, and the general public related to its areas of expertise.

  • LSC Staffs Legal Assistance Tent at Stand Down Event for Homeless Veterans

    LSC staff and volunteers at Massachusetts Stand Down 2014.  Back row (L-R): Max Weinstein, Christopher Melendez, Daniel Nagin, Robert Proctor, Lisa Bernt, Nate Hennagin.  Front (L-R): Julie McCormack, Toby Merrill, Charlie Carriere, Steve Shay, Dehlia Umunna, Stephanie Davidson, Anuj Khetarpal, and Ashley Lewis.  Not pictured: Ellis Liang, Betsy Gwin, and Bill Lane. On August 22, […]

  • LSC Clinic Students Awarded Public Service Fellowships

    Congratulations to the following former Legal Services Center clinic students who received 2014 Public Service Venture Fund fellowships to pursue diverse opportunities for 2014-2015. Stephanie Berger (J.D. ’14) has been awarded a fellowship to work with the Community Law Office of Jefferson County in Alabama, where she will represent indigent criminal defendants with a specific focus […]

  • Bill Aims to Help Sellers of Foreclosure Homes

    Max Weinstein, Clinical Instructor in the Predatory Lending Practice, is quoted in the July 30, 2014 Boston Globe article “Bill aims to help sellers of foreclosure home.” From the article: “A controversial bill aimed at helping homeowners who purchased foreclosed homes in recent years is winding through the state Legislature, and supporters hope it will pass […]