join our team

We are always looking to meet passionate and caring individuals who want to help. Check out some of our job openings below or find out how else you can get involved!


Executive Director

Prisoners’ Legal Services of Massachusetts (PLS) is seeking an Executive Director with at least 10 years of experience as an attorney and at least five years of demonstrated success as a manager in the nonprofit social justice community. Please find further information and how to apply here.

pro bono opportunities

For information on pro bono opportunities, please check out our pro bono page or contact Sarah Blair at sblair [ @ ]


We are sorry, but we are not taking on any new fellows for the coming year.

Volunteer Opportunities

We do not currently have volunteer positions available. Please check back soon!

Law student Internships

We are now accepting applications for Summer 2024 internships.

If you are a law student interested in interning at PLS, please contact Kristyn Huey at khuey [ @ ] You should include a cover letter, your resume, three references, and a writing sample as well as any particulars (when you want to intern, for credit or on your own, etc.) about the internship you seek. Please note that law student internships are full-time only.

Northeastern University Undergraduate Student Internships

The only undergraduate students we are able to take on are those interning through Northeastern University’s Cooperative learning program, which places students with an organization full time for six months. If you are an undergrad student at Northeastern and are interested in a co-op at PLS, please submit your resume and a cover letter through Northeastern’s Co-op system. We are fortunate to receive funding through Northeastern to provide a stipend for this position. 


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