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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
LSSA Elects New President, Executive Committee

LSSA Elects New President, Executive Committee

Members of the Legal Services Staff Association (LSSA) are pleased to announce that Sonja Shield, a longtime member of the union, ...
Love Wins! LSSA Celebrates Marriage Equality

Love Wins! LSSA Celebrates Marriage Equality

Legal Services NYC (“LSNYC”), the largest provider of free civil legal services to low-income people in the United States, and ...
MFY Contract Resolved, Strike Ends

MFY Contract Resolved, Strike Ends

After a tremendous show of solidarity, and several weeks of record-breaking cold, on February 24th the union members of MFY ...
Strike Update, Feb. 22, 2015

Strike Update, Feb. 22, 2015

This update responds to a letter by MFY Legal Services’ (“MFY”) Executive Director, Jeanette Zelhof, addressed to the New York Law ...
Over 100 Rally on Twentieth Day of MFY Union Staff Strike

Over 100 Rally on Twentieth Day of MFY Union Staff Strike

Over 100 MFY strikers and supporters braved tonight’s bone-chilling temperatures to demand that MFY’s management sit down and negotiate a ...
MFY Legal Services, Inc. Workers Enter Second Week of Strike

MFY Legal Services, Inc. Workers Enter Second Week of Strike

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In Photos: MFY Strike Rally - February 5, 2015

In Photos: MFY Strike Rally – February 5, 2015

Se ve, se siente – la unión esta presente! Marc Bussanich, of LaborPress, speaks with MFY union shop members. New ...