Upcoming Events

Bay Area Military Law Panel Presents: From Chelsea Manning to Reality Leigh Winner Governmental Prosecution of Whistle Blowers

October 19, 2017

Reality Winner (yes, her parents named her Reality Leigh Winner at birth) is charged with violating the Espionage Act of 1917. 18 USC Sec. 793(e).

In 1990, presenter Jeff Paterson was a Corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps. He was the first US military serviceperson to publicly speak out against the US war on Iraq. Since 2006, Jeff Paterson has served as the project director of Courage to Resist, an organization dedicated to supporting GI resisters. Jeff was the campaign director of the successful effort to free whistle-blower Chelsea Manning.

October NextGen Meeting

October 12, 2017

The October NextGen meeting will take place THIS THURSDAY, October 12, at 6:30, at Van Der Hout, Brigagliano & Nightingale, LLP, 180 Sutter Street, Suite 500, San Francisco. This is our final meeting before the Annual NextGen Mentorship Party, on November 3. Please attend or call-in to find out how you can help make the party a success!

What: NLGSF NextGen Committee meeting When: Thursday, October 12, at 6:30 p.m. Where: Van Der Hout, Brigagliano & Nightingale, LLP, 180 Sutter Street, Suite 500, San Francisco

Please RSVP to abeniciocisneros@gmail.com

Sunday Streets Excelsior. Join the fun!

October 1, 2017

Come join the National Lawyers Guild SF Bay Area Chapter at the 10/1 Sunday Streets event taking place in Excelsior! We will be tabling amongst the music, food, dance, and fun from 11:00-4:00 PM, exact location TBD. Accessibility: sidewalk access.

More information on Sunday Streets can be found here. Stop by and say hello as we give out information on the Guild including KYR trainings and law school chapters.

September Members Meeting

September 21, 2017

NLGSF CHAPTER MEMBERSHIP & COMMUNITY MEETING

Immigration Work in the Era of Trump Strategies. Tactics. Resilience.

Thursday, September 21, 6:30 pm

Oakstop 1721 Broadway #201, Oakland International Conference Room located upstairs. Accessibility: elevator available.

Aradhana Tiwari - NLGSF Immigration Committee

Elicia Vafaie - Asian Law Caucus

Sandy Valencia - California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance

Nakia Woods - Black Alliance for Just Immigration

Immigration Committee Meeting

September 12, 2017

The September Immigration Committee meeting will be held 12 pm at the Van Der Hout Brigagliano & Nightingale LLP 180 Sutter, Suite #500 Street in San Francisco.

Accessibility: elevator available.

This meeting has unfortunately been canceled. The Immigration Committee will convene on a normal schedule starting next month (10/10).

Sunday Streets Western Addition. Join the fun!

September 10, 2017

Come join the National Lawyers Guild SF Bay Area Chapter at the 9/10 Sunday Streets event taking place in the Western Addition! We will be tabling amongst the music, food, dance, and fun from 11:00-4:00 PM, exact location TBD. More information on Sunday Streets can be found here. Stop by and say hello as we give out information on the Guild including KYR trainings and law school chapters. Accessibility: sidewalk access.

Advanced Legal Observer Training

August 22, 2017

Tuesday August 22 at 7 p.m. at Berkeley Law, Rm 100, we will be hosting an Advanced Legal Observer training. This training is only for previously trained legal observers. If you have not been trained as a legal observer, please do not attend this training. We are scheduling LO trainings for new folks as we speak.

Advanced Legal Observer Training

August 20, 2017

LEGAL OBSERVERS:

Advanced Legal Observer training! Sunday August 20th 3:30 pm NLG Office 558 Capp Street S.F. We are strongly recommending that you attend this training if you are going to be out in the streets over the weekend of the 26th and 27th. Lets keep ourselves safe as we do this vital work!

Also if you have some experience as an LO and could volunteer as an on site coordinator that day that would be great. On site coordinators will help with Lo’s buddying up that day and trying to keep all parts of the action covered. Thank You!

Sunday Streets Tenderloin. Join the fun!

August 20, 2017

Come join the National Lawyers Guild SF Bay Area Chapter at the 8/20 Sunday Streets event taking place in the Tenderloin! We will be tabling amongst the music, food, dance, and fun from 11:00-4:00 PM, exact location TBD. More information on Sunday Streets can be found here. Stop by and say hello as we give out information on the Guild including KYR trainings and law school chapters. Accessibility: sidewalk access.

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