Gillis Long Poverty Law Center

Justice for all.

For more than 30 years, the College of Law has facilitated representation of low income people through the Gillis Long Poverty Law Center. Access to civil legal services is transformative for low-income and vulnerable people.  This Center was founded to give students the opportunity to engage in lawyering for those who would not otherwise have access to legal services.

The Gillis Long Poverty Law Center programs for law students include:

Paid Internships

Pro Bono Program

The Gillis Long Poverty Law Center programs for alumni include:

Graduates for Justice 

Loan Repayment Assistance

Gillis Long Social Justice Fellowship

Faculty Success

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Student Success

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Showcase

2019 Summer Internships

The Gillis Long Poverty Law Center funded 42 summer internships, totaling more than $200,000.00!

Gillis Long Intern Success

Andre Robinson, 2018 Gillis Long Intern, Receives ABA Fellowship.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

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