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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering is an important part of being an attorney in Massachusetts. Give back, provide support to communities in need and increase your connections with fellow members when you participate in an MBA-sponsored volunteer opportunity.

Get Involved

Volunteer Programs:

My Bar Access

My Bar Access

Get instant access to thousands of members in your area of practice. Use listservs and blogs to share information and ideas.

MentorMatch

MentorMatch

Provide leadership and management skills, guidance and advice to future leaders of the bar.


Member Groups

Member Groups

Seek appointment to a section council or committee to keep current with developments in the law and expand your contacts in the profession.

Teach a CLE

Teach a CLE

Share your expertise with fellow members of the bar and develop an education program. 

Fee Arbitration Board

Fee Arbitration Board

Sign up to serve as an arbitrator. 

Be an Ambassador

Be an Ambassador

Offer tips to new Massachusetts Bar Association members at networking events.

Mock Trial

Mock Trial

Serve as a coach or a judge for the statewide high school Mock Trial competition.

Publish an Article

Publish an Article

Submit an article for Massachusetts Lawyers Journal, Section Review or Law Review.

Elder Law Education

Elder Law Education

Make an Elder Law Education presentation to a local senior citizen center.

Section 35

Section 35

Help hotline callers who are seeking court-ordered inpatient treatment for a family member or friend struggling with addiction.

Tiered Community Mentoring

Tiered Community Mentoring

Share your knowledge of the legal profession and career advice with high school, college and law school students.

Dial-A-Lawyer

Dial-A-Lawyer

Provide free basic legal information by phone to callers the first Wednesday of every month; bi-annually in Western Mass.; and at the Ask A Lawyer call-in program, presented jointly by the MBA, WBZ Call for Action and WBZ NewsRadio 1030.

Speakers Bureau

Speakers Bureau

Speak to civic, social, educational and business organizations on a wide range of legal topics.

Pro Bono Services

Pro Bono Services

Volunteer your legal services to help those who cannot afford legal assistance.