Harvard Law Society

Harvard Law Society, Harvard Law School Library

Harvard Law Society Photo by Samir Luther

The Harvard Law Society is a great way for law students to go beyond the classroom. The Harvard Law Society provides ways for students to connect with legal professionals and learn the tricks of the trade.

Harvard Law School

The Harvard Law School is one of the most renowned law schools in the world. There are over 400 classes and school seminars to choose from. Law students at Harvard University can, and do, learn about a wide variety of legal pursuits. [Editor’s Note: Click here to learn what Harvard Law is like from a student’s perspective]

Harvard Law School

Harvard Law School Photo by Abi Skipp

Harvard Law Society for Undergraduates

The Harvard Law Society gives pre-law and law students a chance to work outside of class. They gain experience through various projects set on campus. The organization is student-run and a gives students a great way to connect to the workplace.

By participating in the Harvard Law Society, Harvard undergraduates get to learn about what they can expect when going into law for a career.

The Mission of the Harvard Law Society

The Harvard Law Society works with other law organizations across campus. By doing so, it builds a network of students and professionals. Undergraduates at Harvard can then use this network as a support system.

The Harvard College Law Journal

The Harvard College Law Journal is another resource available to students. It is the official publication of the Harvard Law Society.

Published monthly, issues focus on five major sections: the United States, International Focus, Interviews, Law Schools and Internships, and Book Reviews. Articles are published by students, faculty, and legal professionals.

Harvard Law Society Events

Every month, there is something new to learn from the legal community. The Harvard Law Society brings in professionals to speak with students about their involvement in law. Past speakers include Alex Wong, an international lawyer, and Congressman Jim McGovern.

Harvard Law Society Guest Speaker

Guest Speaker Congressman Jim McGovern Photo by U.S. Department of Agriculture

Contact the Harvard Law Society

If you would like to apply to become a part of the Harvard Law Society, email harvardcollegelawsociety@gmail.com or write to their mailing address:

Harvard College Law Society
Student Organization Center at Hilles (SOCH)
Box #71
59 Shepard Street
Cambridge, MA 02138