Lawyer-Alumni Network


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A great many UMass Amherst students considering legal careers don’t know any lawyers personally—none in the family, no family friends, really no one to connect with in the field in order to learn more about the profession.

A great many lawyers who are alumni of UMass Amherst are eager to connect with undergrads considering legal careers, in order to give them a leg up into the profession.  Their UMass loyalty is strong, and often stronger than the loyalty many alums feel to their respective law schools.

From this twin set of circumstances was born the UMass Lawyer-Alumni Pre-Law Network. Check out the resources below.

Welcome to Fall 2021!

It’s really happening — we’re really all back here in Amherst! Hard to believe, but I’m so happy to see it and to see all of you soon. (The added traffic in town is a little more difficult to adjust to …

By Diane Curtis
Diane Curtis Pre-Law Advisor & Senior Lecturer Diane Curtis
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Pre-Law Resources

Legal Career Talks

The Pre-Law Advising Office is always happy to welcome lawyer-alums to campus (or to Zoom campus) for a range of …

Lawyer-Alumni Networking Group on LinkedIn

The most straightforward aspect of the UMass Lawyer-Alumni Network is the LinkedIn group reserved for UMass students and alums considering …