NLG-LA Issues Statement Against Forced Relocation of Migrants

The National Lawyers Guild of Los Angeles (NLG-LA) is disturbed by the recent actions of Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and Texas Governor Greg Abbott, namely their relocation of migrants to various areas across the country. These actions are crass political stunts that treat people as political pawns and disregard their dignity as human beings. It […]

NLG-LA Issues Statement Responding to LA Times Article

The National Lawyers Guild of Los Angeles (NLG-LA) has strong concerns about a recent article in the Los Angeles Times entitled, “California aims to shut up bullies and other bad actors so democracy can thrive.” We believe that framing concerned community members and protestors as “bullies and bad actors” who threaten democracy is both unnecessarily […]

NLG LA Announces New Executive Director

  The National Lawyers Guild Los Angeles chapter is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Executive Director, Christopher Chavis. Chris comes to us with a deep commitment to serving the community. Most recently he served as the Policy Director for the National Indian Health Board, where he was responsible for analyzing health-related regulations […]