In a potentially precedent-setting case, Veterans Clinic students work to help LGBTQ widower secure VA benefits

Larry Vilord and Rhett Chalk

Members of the Veterans Legal Clinic at Harvard Law School are representing a same-sex widower in his appeal before the VA and in federal court in a potentially precedent-setting case.

Veteran perspectives


Harvard Law students who have served in the various branches of the Armed Forces represent a diverse range of backgrounds and experience, but all share a profound dedication to serving the nation.