Upcoming Events

Holiday Party & Auction

December 9, 2016

Celebrate the start of the Holiday Season with friends and NLG comrades as we look ahead to a new year advancing the struggle for social justice! Bid on great getaways and holiday gifts: vacation homes; plus much more! Enjoy free food and merriment.

NLGSF Holiday Party & Auction Balançoire 2565 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110

6 - 9 pm

Free for sustainers, advocates, law students, and recent grads. All others $10 - $20 sliding scale, no one turned away for lack of funds. Cash bar.

Legal Observer Training at Double Union

December 11, 2016

Become a certified, NLG legal observer!

Legal Observer Training

Sunday, December 11 at 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. at the Double Union - 1250 Missouri St. #111 in SF

Legal observers monitor law enforcement at protests, demonstrations, and other political actions involving free speech and/or civil disobedience. Legal observers have collected evidence that has ultimately been helpful to activists facing false charges in criminal court or to activists suing police departments.

Demonstrations Committee Meeting

December 12, 2016

Our monthly Demonstrations Committee meeting will be Monday, December 12, 6:30 p.m. at the NLGSF office located at 558 Capp Street, 2nd Floor, SF, CA.

Please contact Therese for more information at theresenlgsf@gmail.com.

The Demonstrations Committee provides legal support to protests throughout the Bay Area and oversees the legal observer program for the region

Legal Observer Training at Ryse

December 13, 2016

Become a certified, NLG legal observer!

Legal Observer Training

Tuesday, December 13 at 12 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Ryse - 205 41st Street Richmond, CA 94805

Legal observers monitor law enforcement at protests, demonstrations, and other political actions involving free speech and/or civil disobedience. Legal observers have collected evidence that has ultimately been helpful to activists facing false charges in criminal court or to activists suing police departments.

Legal Observer Training at ACLU

December 15, 2016

Become a certified, NLG legal observer!

Legal Observer Training

Thursday December 15 at 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the ACLU - 39 Drumm St, San Francisco, CA 94111

Legal observers monitor law enforcement at protests, demonstrations, and other political actions involving free speech and/or civil disobedience. Legal observers have collected evidence that has ultimately been helpful to activists facing false charges in criminal court or to activists suing police departments.

Staying True to Your Roots 2017 CLE

January 26, 2017

The 6th Annual "Staying True to Your Roots” CLE event, which consists of a day’s worth of CLE panels on topics of interest to progressive attorneys. Our event is scheduled for Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Practising Law Institute on Market and 3rd in San Francisco. Topics include a panel on sexual harassment featuring participants from ERA and elsewhere, a self-care talk featuring psychologist Galia Schechter, a plenary on the state of progressive movements and legal advocacy in the age of Trump, a panel on closing arguments featuring the Honorable Edward M.

Immigration Committee Meeting

March 14, 2017

Our next Immigration Committee meeting will take place on March 14th at 6:00 pm

Where: Oakland Law Collaborative 1736 Franklin St. Suite 400 Oakland, CA 94612 *You will need to dial #457 to be let in.

Email with agenda items Gabriela Lopez at gabriela@oaklandclo.com or Cecilia Candia at cecilia@lsc-sf.org