Alternative Dispute Resolution Society

Focuses on informing and training interested law students about procedures for settling disputes by means other than formal litigation.

American Constitution Society

A progressive student organization promoting, honoring, respecting, and supporting the U.S. Constitution.

American Inn of Court

Gives students a chance to interact with more experienced advocates at a monthly dinner meeting, focusing on litigation issues, followed by discussion and critique.

Asian Pacific American Law Students Association

An academic, political, community service, and social group dedicated to fostering a supportive atmosphere for Asian and Pacific-Asian law students, and promoting a greater understanding of Asian and Pacific-Asian issues.

Black Law Students Association

Articulates and promotes the professional needs and goals of black law students; fosters and encourages professional competence; and instills in black attorneys and law students a greater awareness and commitment to the needs of the black community.

Business Law Society

Educates students about topical issues in business law, helps students explore career opportunities in business law, and promotes the school and its students in the business and legal communities.

Christian Legal Society

Provides a forum for the discussion of problems relating to Christianity and the law; encourages legal ethics; and encourages lawyers to furnish legal services to the poor and needy, and to churches and other charitable organizations

Civil Rights Law Journal

Published bi-annually by a Board of Editors comprised of select students, providing informative and thought-provoking commentary on issues pertaining to civil rights.

Communications & Technology Law Association

The Communications Law Association instructs students on topical issues in communications law, including the Internet, Telecommunications and Media.

Criminal Law Society

The Criminal Law Association (CLA) is a newly reactivated group that seeks to expose the student community to all aspects of the criminal law system by giving interested students access to information, resources and networking opportunities through speakers and panel discussions.


The Docket is the student-run newspaper at the Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University. The Docket publishes articles, features, and opinions on the law school, law-related topics, and other interests.

Equality Alliance

To raise awareness of social and legal issues of concern to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community and those who support them; to increase inclusiveness and enrich the diversity of our student body; and to promote the professional development and academic interests of the law school community.

Family Law Society

The Family Law Society seeks to educate students beyond the formal learning environment of the classroom, provide an avenue for students to explore the field of family law, and promote opportunities for students to network with professionals within the field of family law.

Federalist Society

Dedicated to the founding principles of our polity: that governments exist to preserve freedom, that the separation of governmental powers is central to the Constitution, and that it is the province and duty of the judiciary to say what the law is, not what it should be.

George Mason Law Review

A student-edited law review, providing students the opportunity to review, select, and edit submitted manuscripts.

GMU Animal Legal Defense Fund

Dedicated to providing a forum for education, advocacy, and scholarship aimed at protecting animals through the legal system and raising the profile of the field of animal law.

Honor Committee

A student-run adjudicatory body to handle all complaints of violations of the Honor Code.

If/When/How: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice

Advocates for the freedom to choose whether, when, and how to parent children—free from discrimination, coercion, or violence.

Immigration Law Society

The purpose of the organization is to give students who are interested in the field of Immigration Law an opportunity to take part in activities and network with practitioners.

Intellectual Property Law Society

Promotes the study of intellectual property law at the School of Law through conferences, seminars, and speakers programs.

International Law Journal (ILJ)

A student edited and peer reviewed online legal periodical, publishing articles and commentary concerning the field of international law.

J. Reuben Clark Law Society

Emphasizes public service, loyalty to the rule of the law and to the Constitution of the United States, and appreciation for the religious dimension in both American society and in a lawyer's personal life.

Jewish Law Students Association

Promotes a community within the law school, educates students about legal issues affecting the Jewish community, provides information to students about places of worship, and creates a community within which students can come together to celebrate holidays.

Journal of Law, Economics & Policy

Publishes and distributes four annual, innovative, thought-provoking journals on law, economics and policy.

Latinx-American Law Student Association

Provides academic and professional support for its members at the law school and will also foster an appreciation for Latino/a culture.

Law and Economics Society

A forum for interaction between students who share an interest in the practical and theoretical applications of law and economics.

Law Parents of Antonin Scalia Law School

Law Students for the Second Amendment

Dedicated to understanding and safeguarding the individual Constitutional right to keep and bear arms.

Louis D Brandeis Society Student Chapter

Mason Intelligence and National Security Law Association

We are a student group focused on organizing events and curating content for law students to learn about career opportunities in intelligence law and national security law while making meaningful connections with industry practitioners.

Mason Law Democrats

Facilitates discussion of the Democratic Party platform and ideals at the law school.

Mason Law Disability Initiative

Mason Sports and Entertainment Law Association

Promotes physical fitness, friendly competition, camaraderie among the student body, and participation in local community service, recreational sports leagues, and other sporting opportunities.

Mason’s Multicultural Alliance

Mason’s Multicultural Alliance (“MMA”) is a non-partisan organization. MMA's goals are to promote multicultural appreciation, to advocate for issues that affect our members, to create multicultural education opportunities, and to celebrate the diverse backgrounds of our student body.

Military Law Society (MLS)

The Military Law Society (MLS) is dedicated to promoting knowledge and awareness of military law issues affecting students, law professionals, and members of America's armed forces. The Military Law Society promotes scholarly discussion of military law and related topics and builds social ties between interested students, the law school, and the local community to promote professional development. Membership in the military is not necessary. The Society is open to all students who wish to study the interface between the military, government, and the wider legal system.

Moot Court Board

Provides members with an opportunity to develop skills in appellate advocacy; holds 2 annual intramural moot court competitions and an extramural competition.

Muslim Law Student Association

Dedicated to exploring Islamic legal issues and bringing a greater understanding of Islam and the legal profession to all members of Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University community.

National Security Law Journal

The National Security Law Journal publishes articles displaying a cutting edge national security law focus, quality writing, clarity of expression and substantive merit.

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity International

Promotes professional competence, provides services to students and the community, and strives to achieve excellence within the legal profession.

Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society (Lewis F. Powell Inn)

Promotes a high standard of professional ethics and culture in this and other law schools and in the profession at large.

Running Along the Potomac

The organization's mission is to promote physically fit, well-rounded law students by coordinating and leading recreational runs for Scalia Law community members.

Scalia Law Republicans

A politically oriented organization comprised of conservative students at George Mason University School of Law.


A law school literary magazine that seeks to promote creative writing among law students, foster and enhance the law student's ability to creatively express thoughts, and provide law students with an interesting, fun, and exciting respite from the everyday required law school reading.

Securities Law Association

The Securities Law Association promotes knowledge about the field of securities law, connects students with practitioners, and enhances skills through the participation in competitions.

Society of Environmental and Energy Law

The Society for Environmental and Energy Law (SEEL) at George Mason University provides a nonpartisan forum for law students to engage with issues and opportunities related to environmental law. These issues include energy, natural resources, real property rights and land use, pollution, infrastructure and transportation, and any other issues that substantially affect the environment. SEEL hosts guest speakers and outdoor events, and assists students with career development by sharing new opportunities and facilitating connections.

Space Law Society

The purpose of SLS is to encourage and support students who are interested in “space law” which is the body of national and international laws and customs that govern human activities in outer space. Following the “Space Race” and the introduction of satellites in orbit, the field of space law was created, with its founding in the international “Outer Space Treaty.”

Sports, Entertainment, and Art Law Society (SEALS)

Provides a forum for students interested in practicing law in the areas of sports, entertainment, and art, especially copyright law, intellectual property law, contract law, and communications law.

Student Bar Association

George Mason's student government organization, devoted to supporting and encouraging academic excellence and professional growth among members of the law student community.

Thomas More Society

An organization of Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University students, faculty, and staff that strives to foster the spiritual lives of Catholics at Scalia Law.

Trial Advocacy Association

Provides students with opportunities to develop their trial practice skills and gain litigation experience, through simulated curricular and extra-curricular courtroom exercises.

VBA Pro Bono Society

Dedicated to promoting public service among the students and faculty of George Mason University.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA)

A nationwide program that provides free tax assistance to individuals who need help with basic income tax return preparation and are unable to pay for it.

Women’s Law Association

Recognizes the common needs, interests, and problems of women law students and members of the legal profession, sponsoring career panels and lectures focusing on women's issues, open to all students.

Young Americans for Liberty

The Young Americans for Liberty are dedicated to promoting limited government, individual liberty, and peace.