Upcoming Events

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)

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.

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.

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 Omni Commons

December 4, 2016

Become a certified, NLG legal observer!

Legal Observer Training

Sunday, December 4 at 11 am - 1 pm at the Omni - 4799 Shattuck Ave. Oakland, CA

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

November 18, 2016

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 LOs now more than ever.

Get trained by civil rights attorney EmilyRose Johns, connect with other students and legal observers, and learn how you can put your legal knowledge to work to protect freedom of assembly and expression.

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