Public Service and Public Interest

Making a Difference
Public service is a core value in legal education and the legal profession. AALS provides the latest public interest related news and information in American law schools.

Innovative and Outstanding Programs
and Faculty

Pre-Orientation Gives New Students a Look into Public Interest Work
The George Washington University Law School introduces new students to public interest and pro bono work through its pre-orientation program.

Current Issues in Legal Education

How can law schools help address society’s greatest needs?
Peter B. Edelman, Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Law and Public Policy at Georgetown University Law Center, discusses the role law school clinics can play in addressing some of the country’s most pressing matters.

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