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.

  • 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 […]

  • Stephanie Davidson Joins Family Law and Domestic Violence Clinic

    Stephanie Davidson joined the Legal Services Center (LSC) in July as an Attorney and Clinical Fellow. The Clinic primarily serves clients through the Passageway Health Law Collaborative, a partnership with the Brigham and Women’s Hospital where attorneys, law students, and Passageway social workers to work together to confront domestic violence from a public health perspective. […]

  • Legal Services Center Job Opportunity: Grant Writer/Administrator

    The Legal Services Center has an immediate opening for a Part-Time Grant Writer/Administrator. The Grant Writer/Administrator will help implement our strategic fundraising plan—which focuses on sustaining and growing our legal advocacy and clinical law teaching programs.  Through these programs, we represent low-income clients in a broad spectrum of practice areas, including consumer rights, housing, family […]