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

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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.

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

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

  • Press Coverage: Project on Predatory Student Lending Attorney Eileen Connor Featured in MarketWatch Article on Forced Arbitration

    MarketWatch June 2, 2016 These Controversial Student Contracts May Soon Be Banned by Jillian Berman “The widespread use of arbitration clauses in enrollment agreements runs against the fundamental nature of higher education, Connor says. ‘No student is going to a school thinking ‘it is only a matter of time before I have a dispute that […]

  • The Project on Predatory Student Lending Welcomes New Team

    The Project on Predatory Student Lending (PPSL) welcomes eight new members; five attorneys, two paralegal advocates, and one project manager have joined the team: Kelsey Barowich, Project Manager Alec Harris, Attorney and Fellow Jessica Jimenez, Paralegal Advocate Erica Kyzmir-McKeon, Attorney Deanne Loonin, Attorney Victoria Roytenberg, Attorney Amanda Mangaser Savage, Attorney and Fellow Marika O’Connor Grant, […]

  • Nagin Honored with Boston Bar Association’s Legal Services Award

    Harvard Law School Clinical Professor Daniel Nagin received the Boston Bar Association’s John G. Brooks Legal Services Award during the Association’s annual Law Day Dinner on May 12. Nagin is the Vice Dean for Experiential and Clinical Education and serves as the faculty director of the WilmerHale Legal Services Center and the Veterans Legal Clinic at Harvard Law School. The award […]