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Greater Boston Legal Services’ new online interview form improves access to justice

By Quinten Steenhuis MADE is a wizard-like online interview developed by me at Greater Boston Legal Services that helps tenants who are being evicted. It can be completed on a smartphone or desktop computer completely without the help of a lawyer. It covers 300 questions and it educates tenants about their rights, helps tenants file […]

Staff Attorney – Mental Health Advocacy Program for Kids – Health Law Advocates

Staff Attorney Mental Health Advocacy Program for Kids – Holyoke An exciting opportunity to provide legal representation for at-risk children within a growing program of a leading non-profit, public interest law firm. The Opportunity HLA is a dynamic non-profit, public interest law firm whose mission is to provide pro bono legal services to low-income Massachusetts […]

Education Attorney – Children’s Law Center of Massachusetts

The Children’s Law Center of Massachusetts (“CLCM”) is seeking a full-time staff attorney to provide educational legal assistance and related advocacy services to indigent and disabled children and youth. Founded in 1977 and based in Lynn, the CLCM is a legal advocacy and resource center that provides a range of legal services to children, from […]

Full-Time Immigration Attorney – Children’s Law Center of Massachusetts

The Children’s Law Center of Massachusetts (CLCM) is seeking a full-time staff attorney to provide immigration legal assistance and related advocacy services to indigent children and youth, primarily in northeast Massachusetts and Greater Boston. ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Founded in 1977 and based in Lynn, MA the CLCM is a legal advocacy and resource center that […]

MLAC Backs Senate Amendment to Increase Civil Legal Aid Funding

Media contact: Michelle Deakin 617-391-5627 mdeakin@mlac.org   Sens. Creem and Eldridge file amendment to Senate budget for $2M funding increase BOSTON, May 9, 2019—Massachusetts Senate Majority Leader Cynthia Creem and Senate Judiciary Chair Jamie Eldridge have filed an amendment to increase civil legal aid funding by $2 million, for total funding of $24 million in […]

Part-Time Paralegal – Asian Outreach Program – Greater Boston Legal Services

GBLS is an AA/EO/accessible employer committed to diversity in the workforce and regards differences as assets. Greater Boston Legal Services is looking to hire a part-time (60%) paralegal to work in the Asian Outreach Program. The Asian Outreach Program provides bilingual and bicultural legal services and support for movement building to Asian Americans and Asian […]

Legal Aid Staff Attorney – Northeast Justice Center

Northeast Legal Aid’s subsidiary, the Northeast Justice Center, seeks a staff attorney to provide free legal aid to victims of crime. NLA and NJC have offices in Lynn, Lawrence and Lowell and provide services in multiple practice areas. Prior litigation experience helpful. Please send a resume and two references to creardon@nla-ma.org. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Legal Clinic Manager – Lawyers Clearinghouse

Lawyers Clearinghouse is seeking a Legal Clinic Manager. The Legal Clinic Manager will oversee the Massachusetts Legal Clinic for the Homeless program, which facilitates the delivery of pro bono legal services to homeless and very low-income people at Boston-area shelter locations. This is a full-time position with generous benefits. The mission of the Lawyers Clearinghouse […]