Upcoming Events

NLG Meditation Group

November 5, 2014

Inspired by the CLEs that David Borgen and Doug Chermak have done over the past few years, a group of NLG members has started a meditation group specifically for progressive attorneys, legal workers, and law students. The group is meeting from 8:15-9:00 am on the first Wednesday of each month, and from 5:15-6:00 pm on the third Wednesday of the month, at Sundeen Salinas & Pyle, 428 13th Street, 8th Floor, in Oakland.

Annual Mentorship Party

November 7, 2014

Students: Come meet attorneys and legal workers practicing in a variety of fields.

Lawyers and Legal Workers: Get to know the new generation of progressive law students and lawyers and visit with old friends.

Annual Mentorship Party
Friday, November 7, 6-9 p.m.
5582 Lawton Avenue in Oakland

Food and drinks will be amply provided. You needn't have a mentor or mentee to attend, but if you do, please personally invite him or her!

Whistleblowers and the Independent Media: A Check on Government Power

November 9, 2014

The NLGSF is cosponsoring this event.

Sunday, November 9, 2014, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
St. John's Church, 2727 College Avenue in Berkeley
Hosted by the Coalition for Grassroots Progress

As Congress is largely unable to protect our civil liberties in a culture of increasing government surveillance, whistleblowers and the independent media have become a powerful check against government power.

Working With & Empowering Traumatized Minors

November 19, 2014

Presented by Social Justice Collaborative and Co-Sponsored by the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild.

Join us on Wednesday, November 19th from 12:00pm-1:30pm at 475 14th Street (ground floor large conference room) in downtown Oakland to hear from professionals with over 20 years of experience in the field of working with child victims of torture.

We will be offering 1.5 hours of MCLE credit. All pro-bono and low-bono attorneys are welcome to attend.

NLG Meditation Group

November 19, 2014

Inspired by the CLEs that David Borgen and Doug Chermak have done over the past few years, a group of NLG members has started a meditation group specifically for progressive attorneys, legal workers, and law students. The group is meeting from 8:15-9:00 am on the first Wednesday of each month, and from 5:15-6:00 pm on the third Wednesday of the month, at Sundeen Salinas & Pyle, 428 13th Street, 8th Floor, in Oakland.