Current Events

Our office is currently open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and until 6:00 p.m. on Thursdays when classes are in session. Students with questions or those who want to schedule an in-person or telephone appointment may call the office at (413) 782-1416.

As a requirement for obtaining the J.D. degree, students who begin their law studies in fall 2012 or thereafter must complete 20 hours of pro bono law-related service.  Join us to learn more about the requirement and how you can meet it in a way that best fits your schedule.

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop

Lunch & Learn: US Patent and Trademark Organization (USPTO) -Tuesday, October 21, 12:00 noon-1:00pm, Room 3

USPTO Attorneys will talk about career opportunities with the USPTO and provide information on the patent registration examination. Lunch will be provided, but you need to RSVP to

Resume and Cover Letter Workshops

Monday, October 20, 12:00 noon-1:00pm, Law Room 4 

Wednesday, October 22, 5:00-6:00pm, Law Room C

Thursday, October 23, 12 noon-1:00pm, Law Room C

A well-organized resume is essential to your job search.  How do you convey your education and work history to your next employer? Mandatory for 1L’s to attend one session.

Training for the Domestic Violence Hotline-Friday, October 24, 12:15pm-2:00pm, Law Room 4

Are you interested in volunteering with WNE Law’s domestic violence hotline? Karen Riley McNary, Director of Community Intervention at YWCA Central Massachusetts Domestic Violence Services will be coming to educate us on issues relating to domestic violence.  We will also be joined by Attorney Michael Donnelly.

MA Bar CLE: Estate Planning-Tuesday, October 28, 4:00pm-7:00pm, Law Room B

Estate planning can provide the foundation for a rewarding law practice. To ensure that you are providing the best estate planning service to your clients, attend this seminar to learn practical pointers for developing an estate plan from beginning to end. Our experts will explain the process using their own sample forms.

 Workshop on Mentor Program-Wednesday, November 5, 12 noon-1:00pm, Law Room 1

First-year students have the option of being paired with an alumni mentor.  This workshop will explain the process of getting a mentor and answer questions you may have.

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