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Wallace E. Holohan

Senior Clinical Specialist and Director, Prisoners’ Rights Clinic

Fitchburg State University, BA 1976

Professor Holohan is founding director of the Prisoners’ Rights Clinic, which provides rigorous training in the adversarial process to students and extraordinary representation to prison inmates. For one academic quarter each year, he also shares his 30 years of experience in representing poor people in welfare and disability cases with the Poverty Law and Practice Clinic. Professor Holohan joined the clinical faculty after serving similar constituencies in the legal services system.

Fields of Expertise

  • Poverty Law
  • Prisoners' Rights


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65 Forsyth Street
(617) 373-3628
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