Resources

Career Information

American Bar Association
Internet Legal Research Group
Lawyer Directory from Martindale - Nationwide directory of attorneys and law firms
Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly
Ms. JD blog
National Association for Law Placement
Public Interest Law (Issue Areas most useful)
FindLaw Legal Directory

Diversity

Boston Lawyers Group
Council on Legal Education Opportunity
DiscoverLaw.org
For People of Color, Inc.
National Bar Association
Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO)
The JD Project

Legal Internships

A Sampling of Legal Internships
Boston Lawyers Group
Internship Opportunities in Law with the American Bar Association
Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO)

Financial Aid for Law School

Access Group
Fellowships/Scholarships
Financing Your Education
Paying for Law School - an LSAC video
Writing Competitions & Scholarships

Law School

American Bar Association
Boston College Law School Locator (law school groupings by UGPA/ LSAT)
Canadian Law Schools
Internet Legal Research Group
Law School Admission Council (LSAC)- registration for LSAT and Credential Assembly Service, links to law school home pages,  Information on legal education
Law School Admissions Council UGPA/LSAT Search
Law School Questionnaires: Wellesley Alumnae and LSAT Preparation Questionnaires are reports from alumnae on their law school experiences that may be found in the MyCWS Resource Library.
Law School Transparency: advocating for consumer-oriented legal education policy
National Association for Law Placement
The NAPLA/SAPLA Book of Law School Lists (downloaded file)

Legal Help

Legal Help from LexisNexis 

Public Interest Law

Equal Justice Works
Public Interest Law (Issue Areas most useful)

Mediation Programs

Harvard Mediation Program (for alumnae) 

Networking

Wellesley College Pre-Law Society
Wellesley Lawyers Network

Selected CWS Library Resources

  • Learning from Lawyers, March 2, 2013 (upcoming), April 2, 2011, March 8, 2008. Half-day conference with Wellesley alumnae lawyers. DVDs are in the CWS Library.
  • Pre-Law Internship Handbook: Electronic access via CLOE.
  • CWS Bibliography: Law School
  • CWS Bibliography: Financial Aid

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Contact Us


Make your counselor appointment through MyCWS.

Ted Hufstader (public health)
thufstad@wellesley.edu
781.283.2448

Salwa Muhammad '06 (education-students only)
smuhamma@wellesley.edu
781.283.3469

Liz O'Connell (general, arts and sciences, prelaw)
eoconnel@wellesley.edu
781.283.2349

Irma Tryon (prebusiness)
itryon@wellesley.edu
781.283.2489

 


 

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