From the Classroom to the Front Lines
New England Law’s three centers—Center for Business Law, Center for International Law and Policy, and Center for Law and Social Responsibility—are academic and research hubs on campus. They address emerging needs across a broad spectrum of legal fields by hosting events, facilitating pro bono work, conducting a variety of exciting research projects, and more.
Center Projects Provide Meaningful Experience
As a law student, you can participate in center projects as early as your first year, gaining invaluable exposure to real-world legal work and practical experience in research, writing, client advocacy, and more. Center projects may pertain to such legal topics as:
- Corporate governance
- Criminal justice reform
- Domestic violence
- Environmental advocacy
- Intellectual property protection
- International human rights
- Refugee and asylum law
- War crimes
These projects lay the foundation for collaborative research and outreach that will hone your skills, jump-start your career, and make a positive impact on the world. You’ll join professors, researchers, and classmates to focus on issues that spark your passion for the law.
Explore our centers of law to find the area that motivates and inspires you.