LSSA Submits Comments on Public Charge Rule

LSSA Submits Comments on Public Charge Rule

Immigrant children at Ellis Island, 1908, US GOV National Archives The Legal Services Staff Association today submitted comments opposing the ...
LSSA 2320 Statement on Amazon HQ2

LSSA 2320 Statement on Amazon HQ2

The Legal Services Staff Association, NOLSW/UAW 2320, is outraged and disappointed by New York City and State’s decision to give ...
Union Testifies at Universal Access to Counsel Hearing

Union Testifies at Universal Access to Counsel Hearing

On Thursday, November 15, 2018, in the middle of the season’s first snowstorm, a coalition of unionized workers who represent and ...
The 2018 Midterm Elections

The 2018 Midterm Elections

On November 6th, 2018, the Democrats flipped the US House, restoring some semblance of checks and balances to our country ...
LSSA & ALAA Rally to Oppose Kavanaugh's Nomination

LSSA & ALAA Rally to Oppose Kavanaugh’s Nomination

The Legal Services Staff Association (LSSA), NOLSW/UAW 2320, along with the Association of Legal Aid Attorneys (ALAA), UAW 2325, held ...
Our Union Members Donate Their Time to Help Families in Detention

Our Union Members Donate Their Time to Help Families in Detention

Union members from our Manhattan shop who will be a part of our delegation. The UAW has profiled our members ...
Talking with Law Students about Working at a Unionized Organization

Talking with Law Students about Working at a Unionized Organization

LSSA & NOLSW union leaders speak with law students at the Fordham Public Interest Legal Career Reception Our union attended ...
LSSA Statement on ICE

LSSA Statement on ICE

The Legal Services Staff Association, a unit of the National Organization of Legal Services Workers, UAW 2320, is a wall-to-wall ...
Staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A File with NLRB for Union Recognition

Staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A File with NLRB for Union Recognition

The staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A (“Brooklyn A) filed a petition on Wednesday June 27th with the National ...
Staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A Demand Union Recognition

Staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A Demand Union Recognition

The staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A (“Brooklyn A”) met with members of Brooklyn A’s management the morning of ...
Union Elects New Executive Committee

Union Elects New Executive Committee

The Legal Services Staff Association is pleased to announce the election of its new Executive Committee: Sonja Shield was re-elected ...
LSSA Testifies Before NY City Council Committee on the Justice System

LSSA Testifies Before NY City Council Committee on the Justice System

The Legal Services Staff Association was honored to be able to present the following testimony on March 12, 2018 to ...
Members Ratify New Three Year Contract with LSNYC

Members Ratify New Three Year Contract with LSNYC

The 400+ members of the Legal Services Staff Association (LSSA) working at Legal Services NYC (LSNYC) voted on February 13, ...
MFJ Shop Settles Union Contract

MFJ Shop Settles Union Contract

Members of the MFJ shop at the contract ratification meeting Members of the Legal Services Staff Association’s Mobilization for Justice ...
Our History

Our History

by present and past LSSA Presidents Sonja Shield, Jim Provost, and Gibb Surette Legal Services Workers Organize In 1972, Legal ...
LSSA Resolution in Support of Puerto Rico

LSSA Resolution in Support of Puerto Rico

The Delegates Assembly of the Legal Services Staff Association has issued the following resolution in support of Puerto Rico:  Whereas ...
LSSA Resolution Opposing Islamophobia

LSSA Resolution Opposing Islamophobia

The Delegates Assembly of the Legal Services Staff Association has issued the following resolution opposing Islamophobia:  Whereas it is in ...
Letter Regarding DACA

Letter Regarding DACA

The Delegates Assembly of the Legal Services Staff Association has sent the following letter to UAW International President Dennis Williams ...
Solidarity with Striking Teamsters

Solidarity with Striking Teamsters

Our union is proud to have acted in solidarity with Teamsters Local 814, which represents about 40 drivers, helpers, and ...
Charlottesville

Charlottesville

The terrorism that came to the streets of Charlottesville this weekend was sickening and grotesque. The racism and violence slung ...
Resolution in Support of Striking IBEW Local 3 Families

Resolution in Support of Striking IBEW Local 3 Families

The Legal Services Staff Association has issued the following resolution in support of striking IBEW Local 3 Families: WHEREAS, in ...
After the Election, the Path Forward

After the Election, the Path Forward

As union members who have dedicated our careers to providing free legal services to low-income New Yorkers, we are devastated ...
Reporting from New Hampshire

Reporting from New Hampshire

Our union traveled to New Hampshire to participate in the UAW’s New Hampshire Primary Educational Program. We were there with almost ...
LSSA Announces Political Priorities

LSSA Announces Political Priorities

The Legal Services Staff Association, UAW/NOLSW 2320, is a union of progressive workers. We represent the non-management employees of Legal ...