Boston College Legal Services Lab


The BC Legal Services LAB is law firm staffed by attorneys and law students. Low income clients in need of assistance can apply for legal services or be referred to the LAB by one of our referring partners.

Civil litigation

Our Civil Litigation Clinic handles cases involving family law, landlord-tenant, and public benefits cases. 


Juvenile Rights

The JRAP Clinic helps youth with issues related to child welfare, education advocacy, delinquency, health services and more.


Our Entrepreneurship & Innovation Clinic handles matters involving corporate law, employment law, and intellectual property on behalf of for-profit start-up businesses.



Our immigration clinic handles cases that include asylum, waivers of deportation, adjustment of status, visa for victims of violent crimes, juveniles and more.

Appellate Program

The BC Ninth Circuit Appellate Program provides pro bono representation to non-citizens with criminal convictions.

Community Enterprise

The Community Enterprise Clinic offers free legal help to startup businesses, both for-profit and nonprofit.