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

February 13, 2018 The 400+ members of the Legal Services Staff Association (LSSA) working at Legal Services NYC (LSNYC) voted ...
MFJ Shop Settles Union Contract

MFJ Shop Settles Union Contract

Members of the MFJ shop at the contract ratification meeting January 31, 2018 Members of the Legal Services Staff Association’s ...
LSSA Resolution in Support of Puerto Rico

LSSA Resolution in Support of Puerto Rico

October 6, 2017 The Delegates Assembly of the Legal Services Staff Association has issued the following resolution in support of ...
LSSA Resolution Opposing Islamophobia

LSSA Resolution Opposing Islamophobia

October 5, 2017 The Delegates Assembly of the Legal Services Staff Association has issued the following resolution opposing Islamophobia:  Whereas ...
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

September 2, 2017 Our union is proud to have acted in solidarity with Teamsters Local 814, which represents about 40 ...
Charlottesville

Charlottesville

August 14, 2017 The terrorism that came to the streets of Charlottesville this weekend was sickening and grotesque. The racism ...
Resolution in Support of Striking IBEW Local 3 Families

Resolution in Support of Striking IBEW Local 3 Families

August 4, 2017 The Legal Services Staff Association has issued the following resolution in support of striking IBEW Local 3 ...
Introducing our New Mentorship Program

Introducing our New Mentorship Program

February 24, 2017 Are you new to the union, and looking to learn more about the union and your rights? ...
UAW Hosts Mayoral Forum

UAW Hosts Mayoral Forum

February 3, 2017 It was a packed house at the union office when UAW Region 9A hosted Bill de Blasio ...
The Legal Services Staff Association in 2016

The Legal Services Staff Association in 2016

As a union, we work to support issues that affect our clients, communities, and fellow working people. This year our ...
Our 2016 Holiday Party

Our 2016 Holiday Party

December 23, 2016 We were thrilled to see so many members and your families dancing and celebrating together. Thank you ...
Legal Aid & Legal Services Forum on the Future in a Trump Era

Legal Aid & Legal Services Forum on the Future in a Trump Era

December 12, 2016 Along with the Association of Legal Aid Attorneys, this week we hosted a forum to discuss the ...
Delegate Training: Improving our Skills to Advocate for You

Delegate Training: Improving our Skills to Advocate for You

December 2, 2016 Twenty-four of our delegates are attending today’s full-day delegate training! We have a fantastic trainer with decades ...
Fighting to Increase the Shelter Allowance for Poor New Yorkers

Fighting to Increase the Shelter Allowance for Poor New Yorkers

November 15, 2016 LSSA’s Bronx Legal Services members rallied with Assemblymember Hevesi and our Association of Legal Aid Attorneys – ...
After the Election, the Path Forward

After the Election, the Path Forward

November 10, 2016 As union members who have dedicated our careers to providing free legal services to low-income New Yorkers, ...
Our Halloween Wonders

Our Halloween Wonders

October 31, 2016 Our union members and our families pulled out all the stops this Halloween! ...
Union Softball Team Wins League Championship

Union Softball Team Wins League Championship

August 12, 2016 LSSA’s softball team has again won the league championship! Thanks to Anthony Villanueva and Victor Brito for ...
Our 2016 National Joint Council Conference

Our 2016 National Joint Council Conference

July 1, 2016 We had 15 union members off to Las Vegas this past week for the conference of our ...
Tupac Shakur's Mother, Former Union Member, Dies

Tupac Shakur’s Mother, Former Union Member, Dies

June 17, 2016We honor the passing of Afeni Shakur Davis, the mother of Tupac Shakur, who worked as a paralegal ...
UAW Works to Save LSNYC & MFY Immigration Funding

UAW Works to Save LSNYC & MFY Immigration Funding

June 17, 2016 At the beginning of June, LSNYC and MFY learned that the proposed City Council budget reflected a ...
Standing with Locked-Out Honeywell Workers

Standing with Locked-Out Honeywell Workers

June 17, 2016 Several members of LSSA, along with many other UAW members, traveled to upstate New York on Wednesday ...
Our Annual Delegate Training

Our Annual Delegate Training

June 10, 2016 We held a new delegate training this week, and among other topics our delegates got hands-on experience ...