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Victory for Immigrant Youth Sets National Precedent

By Bree Bernwanger With new horror stories arriving daily from the U.S.-Mexico border, it’s easy to lose sight of the Trump administration’s attacks on immigrant communities closer to home. It’s also easy to miss the victories being won at the state level to protect them. … Continue reading Victory for Immigrant Youth Sets National Precedent



Statement: SCOTUS Ruling Will Impact LGBTQ Clients

LGBTQ workers protected under Title VII of 1964 Civil Rights Act With the Supreme Court scheduled to hear three cases today arguing that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects LGBTQ people from employment discrimination, the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area (LCCR) issued the following statement in solidarity. “Today, … Continue reading Statement: SCOTUS Ruling Will Impact LGBTQ Clients

  

Pro Bono Spotlight: Analysis Group, Inc.

Pro bono expertise fuels our work at the Lawyers’ Committee. Volunteers staff our walk-in legal clinics, represent our asylum seeking clients in immigration court, and commit hundreds of hours a year to our impact litigation. But the success of our advocacy campaigns requires a range of expertise that extends beyond attorneys and law firms. For our April policy report, Towed into Debt: How Towing Practices in California Punish Poor People, our coalition teamed … Continue reading Pro Bono Spotlight: Analysis Group, Inc.