Holiday Party and Auction

December 14, 2017

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, and much more! Enjoy free food and merriment.

NLGSF Holiday Party & Auction - Siegel and Yee - 475 14th St, Ste. 500, Oakland, CA. 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.

NLG-LEC Fall Conference Call: Paid Jobs and Internships in Workers' Rights

November 2, 2017

On Thursday 11/2 from 5:30-7:00pm, join with other law students across the country in a conference call with representatives from the SEIU and the Peggy Browning Fund to learn about summer and post-grad job opportunities.

Law students of all years are invited to learn about paid summer and post-graduate fellowships in workers’ rights!

Hosted by the National Lawyers Guild Labor and Employment Committee

Thursday, November 2, 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. EST Call-In #: (712) 451-0893 Access Code: 155596

Custody & Security Classifications in CDCR

November 7, 2017

Save the Date: Custody & Security Classifications in CDCr

Prisoner Advocacy Network & Hastings Prisoner Outreach Present

November 7th 7-9 PM Location TBD, Depending on Number of RSVPs, Only Emailed to those that RSVP

CLE: 1 Hr. General & 1 Hr. Elimination of Bias

Please complete our RSVP/Input Form:

Panelists TBD, including Eva DeLair, Lead Attorney, Prisoner Advocacy Network John Sales, formerly incarcerated parole and immigration advocate.

Fight to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal Continues

October 27, 2017

Hosted by San Francisco Law School Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild

October 27th, 6:30 pm UC Hastings Law School 198 McAllister St., Room A San Francisco

October 28th, 7:00 pm Niebyl Proctor Marxist Library 6501 Telegraph Ave. Oakland

Please note there are two dates! This event is for the San Francisco event.

The Fight to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal: A Fight Against Racist U.S. Capitalism

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

Zionism, Fascism and the Free Speech Debates: A Fundraiser for the Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi Defense Fund

November 7, 2017

Appetizers and Drinks Will be Provided

Time: 6-9pm Location: 518 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110. Accessible Space.

Sponsored by the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild Co-Sponsors: Palestinian Youth Movement (PYM), Arab Resource and Organizing Center (AROC), Anti Police-Terror Project (APTP), Alliance of South Asians Taking Action (ASATA), International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network (IJAN)

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.


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