Announcing the 2019 NLG-LA Awards Banquet

Dear Friend of the Guild, You are cordially invited to participate in this year’s National Lawyers Guild Los Angeles (NLG-LA) Annual Awards Dinner. As NLG-LA’s biggest event of the year, the Annual Awards Dinner is a memorable celebration that brings together hundreds of attorneys, legal workers and allies to recognize our accomplishments as a community. ***CLICK […]

2019 NLG-LA Board Election!

Dear Members, It is time again for our chapter’s annual Board of Directors election. Your vote is important, as members elect the Guild’s leadership. This year, we have an immensely impressive, talented and diverse line-up of board candidates. It looks like this will also be a very large board, which will help make 2019 a […]

National Lawyers Guild Los Angeles Chapter Human Rights Over Property Interests

Annual Membership Drive – Join the Guild!

Friends of the Guild, It is time again for our annual membership renewal drive, and we are excited to update you on the Guild’s work. In the face of federal policies that oppress the most vulnerable, chip away human rights, tear apart families, offend human dignity, and threaten the livability of our climate, our work […]

Intern with the Guild!

NLG-LA INTERNSHIP/EXTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES & POST-GRADUATE LEGAL FELLOWSHIPS NLG-LA seeks to sponsor interns, law student externs, as well as Skadden and/or Equal Justice Works (EJW) candidates, to complete projects in one or more of NLG-LA’s key program areas. The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) was founded in 1937 as the country’s first racially-integrated bar association of progressive […]

Photos and Honoree Histories – Winter Awards Party 2018

The NLG-LA Winter Awards Party, on December 1, 2018, honored some of our longtime Guild members who have been with the Guild for four to five decades and have built it into what it is today. More than one hundred friends of the Guild came together to celebrate the rich history of the chapter. This was […]

NLG-LA Legal Observers Support Migrant Caravan

NLG-LA Condemns Trump’s Unconstitutional Promise to End Birthright Citizenship 

National Lawyers Guild Los Angeles (NLG-LA) Condemns Trump’s Unconstitutional Promise to End Birthright Citizenship We at National Lawyers Guild, Los Angeles (NLG-LA) are appalled by Donald Trump’s statement that he intends to sign an executive order which would “remove the right to citizenship for babies of non-citizens and unauthorized immigrants born on U.S.-soil.” We unequivocally […]

National Lawyers Guild Los Angeles Chapter Human Rights Over Property Interests

2018 NLG-LA Voter Guide!

Dear Guild Members and Friends A lot is at stake on November 6th. Big changes are needed in our region, state and nation to protect human rights, dismantle state violence and oppression, and ensure a livable climate. Despite the limitations of the ballot box, there are important initiatives that deserve our attention and our vote. Notably, our […]