If/When/How: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice
Lawyering for Reproductive Justice transforms the law and policy landscape through advocacy, support, and organizing so all people have the power to determine if, when, and how to define, create, and sustain families with dignity and to actualize sexual and reproductive wellbeing on their own terms
Intellectual Property Law Society (IPLS)
IPLS is an organization for students interested in intellectual property law. IPLS hosts events with guest speakers in the intellectual property field, provides networking opportunities for students and local intellectual property attorneys, and is a forum for the discussion of current topics relating to intellectual property law and policy.
National Lawyers Guild (NLG)
For over 80 years, the National Lawyers Guild has acted as the legal arm of social movements and the conscience of the legal profession. We seek to use law for the people; uniting lawyers, law students, legal workers, and jailhouse lawyers to function as an effective force in the service of the people by valuing human rights and ecosystems over property interests.
Nevada Justice Association (NJA)
The Nevada Justice Association (NJA) Student Chapter prepares law students for a career in consumer legal advocacy. The NJA Student Chapter engages students by promoting the continued improvement of the civil justice system through the courts to ensure equal access to justice for all residents of the state of Nevada. The NJA Student Chapter is a division of the statewide organization, The Nevada Justice Association.
Organization of Psychology and Law (OPAL)
OPAL seeks to address the gap between the fields of law and mental health (psychology, psychiatry, etc). OPAL recognizes that misunderstanding between the fields has real implications for justice and seeks to educate members of the legal community about how mental health affects their clients, thereby creating better advocacy through empathy and understanding.
Phi Alpha Delta (PAD)
The purpose of this Fraternity shall be to form a strong bond uniting students and teachers of the law with members of the Bench and Bar in a fraternal fellowship designed to advance the ideals of liberty and equal justice under law; to stimulate excellence in scholarship; to inspire the virtues of compassion and courage; to foster integrity and professional competence; to promote the welfare of its members; and to encourage their moral, intellectual, and cultural advancement; so that each member may enjoy a lifetime of honorable professional and public service.
Public Interest Law Association (PILA)
The Public Interest Law Association (PILA) at the William S. Boyd School of Law is a non-profit, student organization that works closely with students, faculty, and members of the community to raise awareness about public interest work and opportunities available to law students.
Society of Advocates (SOA)
The William S. Boyd School of Law Society of Advocates (SOA) is an honorary, co-curricular organization whose members represent the school in interscholastic advocacy competitions all over the country. It seeks to foster in its members superior written and oral advocacy, counseling and dispute resolution skills by providing inter-scholastic competition experience.