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The following represents some of the programs and events the BLG has spearheaded over the years. We hope that law students and attorneys of color will take advantage of the various resources the BLG offers, active participation is instrumental in helping to facilitate greater community building and inclusivity.

Summer Internship Program

Every year, the BLG places undergraduate college students of color at several of its member law firms for a 10-week paid summer internship.  This pipeline program is full...


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1L Diversity Clerkship Program

BLG member organizations offer 5 or 10 week clerkships for rising 1Ls.  Selected students who have just completed their 1L year typically spend the summer...


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Annual Diversity Job Fair

The Boston Lawyers Group Diversity Job Fair for Law Students of Color takes place in Boston every year.  The Job Fair provides participating member organizations...


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Additional Programs

Mentor Program

The BLG Mentor Program provides law students with the great opportunity to develop one-on-one relationships with lawyers from BLG member organizations. Each student is paired...


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Mock Interview Program

This Program allows students to practice their interviewing skills through two 20-minute interviews conducted by a practicing attorney, followed by one-on-one feedback.  Please note, this...


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Charting Your Legal Future

An interactive session that highlights the value of pursuing a legal career in Boston. Attorneys from around the Greater Boston area share their experience and...


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Welcome Dinner for Law School Student Leaders of Color

Hosted by a member firm for new student leaders. The BLG provides an overview of its programs and students are invited to offer suggestions on...


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Summer Associates Events

The BLG offers a variety of networking events specifically designed for summer associates of color employed with participating member firms. These events include a welcome...


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Legal Writing Workshop

Law students are invited to a legal writing workshop conducted by a BLG Member firm.  This year, Nixon Peabody LLP will be graciously hosting the workshop!  Nixon...


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