Upcoming Events

Legal Observer Training

March 21, 2017

Become a certified, NLG legal observer!

Berkeley Law

Boalt Hall, 215 Bancroft Way, Room 110, Berkeley, CA 94720)

6 - 8 pm

(capacity: 166)

Legal Observers are a program of the National Lawyers Guild, the nation's oldest and largest progressive bar association. They work to insure that protesters' right to express their political views are not violated by law enforcement. They do not participate in protests or actions, instead documenting law enforcement's interactions with protesters. We need LOs now more than ever.

Legal Observer Training

March 21, 2017

Become a certified, NLG legal observer!

Berkeley Law

Boalt Hall, 215 Bancroft Way, Room 145, CA 94720

4-6 pm

(capacity: 35)

Legal Observers are a program of the National Lawyers Guild, the nation's oldest and largest progressive bar association. They work to insure that protesters' right to express their political views are not violated by law enforcement. They do not participate in protests or actions, instead documenting law enforcement's interactions with protesters. We need LOs now more than ever.

Immigration Committee Meeting

March 14, 2017

Our next Immigration Committee meeting will take place on March 15th at 12 pm.

Where: Van Der Hout Brigagliano & Nightingale LLP Sutter, Suite #500 Street in San Francisco

Email with agenda items Gabriela Lopez at gabriela@oaklandclo.com or Aradhana Tiwari at atiwari.law@gmail.com.

Demonstration Committee Meeting

March 13, 2017

Our monthly Demonstrations Committee meeting will be Monday, March 13, 6:30 p.m. at the Oakland Law Collaborative 1736 Franklin St. Suite 400 Oakland, CA 94612 *You will need to dial #457 to be let in.

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.

Become a Trained Immigrant Rights Advocate

February 26, 2017

Now More than Ever, it is important that vulnerable communities are informed and empowered. In educating immigrants, you will provide them with tools to protect themselves against raids, abuse, exploitation and the Trump Administration.

The immigration Committee of The National Lawyers Guils SF bay Area Chapter invite lawyers, law students, legal advocates, organizers, activists, and community members to get trained in immigrant rights and educate immigrant communities. Co-sponsored by the AILA Northern California.

Demonstrations Committee Meeting

February 13, 2017

Our monthly Demonstrations Committee meeting will be Monday, February 13, 6:30 p.m. at the 558 Capp Street, 2nd Floor.

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.

Immigration Committee Meeting

February 7, 2017

Our next Immigration Committee meeting will take place on Feb 7th 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

Know Your Rights - Stockton

January 23, 2017

Know Your Rights Free Speech and Demonstrations

A Community Presentation and Training Presented by the National Lawyers Guild And ACLU of San Joaquin

On January 23, 2017 from 5:30 to 7:00 PM Humphreys Law School Courtroom Stockton, CA 6650 Inglewood Avenue, at Benjamin Holt, Stockton. Contact: sanjoaquinaclu@gmail.com Or text: 415 939 0995

National Lawyers Guild Bay Area Student Summit

January 14, 2017

Join bay area NLG law students for the NLG Student Summit!

January 14th, 10-4pm

UC Hastings, Classroom A (198 McAllister Street, San Francisco)

RSVP to the Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1187791697983570/

Social justice students from all the bay area law school NLG chapters will gather to organize, collaborate, and strategize for 2017. Meet students from other law schools, get tips for organizing your NLG chapter, and get energized for #J20 and other upcoming actions!

Hotline Training

January 12, 2017

The NLGSF Hotline Training will be held 6-8 pm at the NLGSF Office 558 Capp Street, SF, CA

Please spread the word!

The Hotline work supports the Legal Observers work to insure that protesters' right to express their political views are not violated by law enforcement. They do not participate in protests or actions, instead documenting law enforcements' interactions with protesters. We need Hotline Volunteers and Legal Observers now more than ever.

Hotline Training

December 20, 2016

The NLGSF Hotline Training will be held 6-8 pm at the NLGSF Office 558 Capp Street, SF, CA

Please spread the word!

The Hotline work supports the Legal Observers work to insure that protesters' right to express their political views are not violated by law enforcement. They do not participate in protests or actions, instead documenting law enforcements' interactions with protesters. We need Hotline Volunteers and Legal Observers now more than ever.

Hotline Training

December 19, 2016

The NLGSF Hotline Training will be held 6-8 pm at the NLGSF Office 558 Capp Street, SF, CA

Please spread the word!

The Hotline work supports the Legal Observers work to insure that protesters' right to express their political views are not violated by law enforcement. They do not participate in protests or actions, instead documenting law enforcements' interactions with protesters. We need Hotline Volunteers and Legal Observers now more than ever.

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.

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.

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

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