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.

40th Anniversary

On April 5, 2019, the Legal Services Center commemorated its 40th anniversary with an alumni event bringing together faculty, graduates, current students, and current and former staff.

  • Our Statement on Nationwide Protests

    The Legal Services Center stands in steadfast support of those protesting the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and others who have lost their lives because of racism. We support demands for justice and accountability and affirm that meaningful and lasting change for oppressed communities must be our shared priority. We are committed to […]

  • Working and Learning as a Clinical Student—Before and During the Time of Corona

    Chrysonthia Horne ‘20, spent three semesters as a clinical student in the Veterans Legal Clinic at the Legal Services Center. Horne was recently honored with the Clinical and Pro Bono Outstanding Student Award for, among other things, her “her zealous advocacy for extremely vulnerable veteran clients…and her deep commitment to clinical education and pro bono […]

  • Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

    On behalf of our client community, the Legal Services Center offers its thanks and congratulations to the Class of 2020! Our students have done remarkable work in trying times. We wish them the best as they begin a new journey beyond the classroom and the clinic. Please enjoy this short video with a few personal […]