The Equal Justice Society is participating in “How to Be a Good Ally: A Strategic Engagement Conference” on Friday, January 6, 2017, at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco.
EJS Legal Director Allison Elgart will moderate a panel on voting rights at 4:00 p.m.
How to Be a Good Ally: A Strategic Engagement Conference
Friday, January 6, 2017
Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
99 Grove Street • San Francisco
Registration: 8:00 – 8:45 a.m.
Programming: 8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Reception: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
MCLE: 6 Hours
CLE and lunch included in the ticket price:
$30 Law Students, Nonprofit and Government Attorneys
Please be sure that you qualify for the nonprofit/student/government rate, which is subject to verification. All others should register at the $100 level.
NOTE: Reasonable accommodations for guests with disabilities can be made by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
The conference is presented by: American Constitution Society, Arnold & Porter, Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area, Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom, The Bar Association of San Francisco, California Employment Lawyers Association, California Minority Counsel Program, Charles Houston Bar Association, Cotchett Pitre & McCarthy, East Bay La Raza Lawyers Association, Farella Braun + Martel, Keker Van Nest & Peters, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, Office of Oakland City Attorney Barbara J. Parker, O’Melveny & Myers, Perkins Coie, San Francisco La Raza Lawyers, and San Francisco Marriott Marquis.
Participating organizations (as of December 21) include: American Civil Liberties Union, Anti-Defamation League, Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus, The Bar Association of San Francisco Justice & Diversity Center, Bay Area Legal Aid, California Rural Legal Assistance, Center for Biological Diversity, Centro Legal de la Raza, Chicana Latina Foundation, Color of Change, Community Benefits Law Center, Constitutional Accountability Center, Cool Effect, Disability Rights California, Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund, East Bay Community Law Center, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Equal Justice Society, Equal Rights Advocates, Family Violence Appellate Project, Family Violence Law Center, Housing Economic Rights Advocates, If/When/How: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice, Impact Fund, Insight Prison Project, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area, Legal Aid at Work (formerly Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center), Legal Services for Prisoners with Children, Legal Services Funders Network, Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund, Muslim Advocates, National Center for Lesbian Rights, National Housing Law Project, National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, National Women’s Law Center, OneJustice, Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California, Planned Parenthood Northern California, Public Advocates, Sierra Club, Sikh Coalition, Slate (Dahlia Lithwick), Thelton E. Henderson Center for Social Justice (UC Berkeley School of Law), and Transgender Law Center.