Public Interest Center

Established in 2010, the Public Interest Center supports and builds on St. John's Vincentian mission by offering programs and initiatives that promote lawyers’ professional obligation to serve those most in need. The Center aims to increase the public interest ethos at the law school and create and expand public interest opportunities for students. 

Here are just some of the exciting programs and intiatives the Center is overseeing for the 2013-2014 academic year:

  • Orientation Service Day
  • Public Interest Center Reception
  • Speaker Series
  • Pro Bono Service Project
  • Public Interest Auction
  • Public Interest Fellowship Program

Please contact us for more information on the Public Interest Center, our programs and other Center initiatives. To support the Center and its initiatives, please visit the Law School's online giving page or contact the Office of Alumni Relations and Development at or 718-990-5792.


We welcome your inquires. Please contact the Public Interest Center at St. John's School of Law via:

Sheila Johnson-Adkins
Assistant to the Public Interest Center
St. John's School of Law
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
Fax 718-9990-7645 
Room 3-14