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.

  • Job Announcement: Project Manager, Veterans Legal Clinic

    The Veterans Legal Clinic at the Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School has an opening for a part-time Project Manager to help lead an innovative partnership that uses technology to improve access to benefits for Massachusetts low-income veterans and their families.  This is a great opportunity to work on behalf of the veterans community […]

  • Project on Predatory Student Lending Hiring a Racial Justice Fellow

    The Project on Predatory Student Lending is excited to announce a one-year fellowship! The racial justice fellow will develop cutting-edge litigation to combat the discriminatory efforts of current higher education policies, and lead outreach efforts by engaging with existing clients and community partners and forging new partnerships with communities impacted by the predatory for-profit industry. For […]

  • LSC, OUTVETS, & Veterans Legal Services Co-Host LGBTQ Veterans Summit

    A two-day summit at Harvard Law School in Cambridge, MA on the unique issues faced by LGBTQ veterans brought together dozens of experts on LGBTQ military and veterans matters from the US and Canada. The group of legal, political, and healthcare experts examined both past and present discriminatory policies — including Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell […]