Meet with the Clinic

Please Note: The Startup Law Clinic will resume operations in mid-September. To meet with the clinic this fall, please submit an intake questionnaire. Our companion clinic, the Technology Law Clinic, which handles data privacy, use of third-party intellectual property, and other technology-related legal issues, is open and still available to take on new matters. Please note that the Technology Law Clinic does not handle corporate formation, founders’ issues, and similar transactional legal questions.

The Startup Law Clinic holds intake interviews on both the MIT and BU campuses throughout the year, including during the summer. If you would like to meet with the clinic, please follow the instructions below. If you are currently a client of the clinic, please contact your student attorneys directly to set up an appointment.

Step One
Please fill out our online intake questionnaire.

Step Two
We will review your intake questionnaire and follow-up with next steps. If you do not receive a follow-up email within three business days, please contact If we determine you are eligible for legal services from the clinic, we may schedule a brief phone screen to determine the best way to move forward.

Step Three
Depending on what was discussed during your phone screen, we may have you schedule an intake appointment with our student attorneys.

Please Note: Because the Clinic is staffed by law students, the sufficiency of Clinic resources to meet immediate deadlines or time-sensitive matters is constrained by the availability of students and the nature of the clinic. If you have a time-sensitive legal need, please fill out an intake questionnaire as soon as possible.