Upcoming Events

NLG Meditation Group

February 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.

NLG Meditation Group

February 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.

Military Counseling Project Training

January 31, 2014

Get trained to assist service members in AWOL information, conscientious objection claims, disability discharges, hardship separation, fraudulent/defective enlistment, and more. Law students support GIs by providing accurate and timely information as well as support and advocacy for the decisions that they make.

Friday, January 31, 2014
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
American Friends Service Committee Offices
65 9th Street in San Francisco

Lynne Stewart: Celebration and Benefit

January 29, 2014

To all Bay Area supporters of Lynne Stewart: Join a joyous CELEBRATION of Lynne's liberation and a BENEFIT for her ongoing medical care.

When: Wednesday, January 29, 6:00 to 9:00 pm Where: 1015 Folsom St. (between 6th and 7th St., San Francisco) - venue requires participants to be at least 21 years of age. Special Feature: A live report from Lynne Stewart via Skype; Convey to Lynne your own greetings!

Refreshments (food and beverages)

Suggested Donation: $20 (no one turned away)

State of the Union Watching Party

January 28, 2014

As local organizing against mass blanket surveillance heats up, the Bay Area's Shame on Feinstein coalition is gathering to watch President Obama's State of the Union address for signs that Washington is finally starting to take the crisis seriously.

What: Anti-Surveillance Coalition State of the Union Watching Party
Where: The Veterans Media Center 1720 Market Street San Francisco, CA
When: January 28th from 5:30 to 9:30pm

TUPOCC Meeting

January 16, 2014

The United People of Color Caucus (TUPOCC) of the NLG will host its next Bay Area gathering on January 16.

Thursday, January 16th 2014
6:30pm-8:00pm @
Beeson Tayor & Bodine
483 9th St #200, Oakland, CA 94607

We look forward to seeing you and starting off a year of great events centered around recruitment, retention and political education of students and legal workers of color, including our annual May Day party.

NLG Meditation Group

January 15, 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 12:15-1:00 pm on the third Wednesday of the month, at Sundeen Salinas & Pyle, 428 13th Street, 8th Floor, in Oakland.

Event With David Coombs - Attorney for Chelsea Manning

December 9, 2013

The NLGSF is cosponsoring this event.

Private Manning Support Network presents

DAVID COOMBS Attorney for American prisoner of conscience US Army Pvt. Chelsea (formerly Bradley) Manning

Monday evening, Dec. 9th. 6:30pm -- Oakland, California Humanist Hall, 390 27th Street, Oakland CA 94612

Exclusive Bay Area appearance by the lawyer of the heroic WikiLeaks whistle-blower recently sentenced to 35-years in military prison.

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