Association of Legal Aid Attorneys

UAW Local 2325

LAWYERS AT CAMBA LEGAL SERVICES WIN UNION

Brooklyn, NY — Staff attorneys and law graduates at CAMBA Legal Services (CLS) have won their union after reaching a card check agreement with CAMBA management.  The 25 attorneys who work for the legal services department of the large social service provider, CAMBA, Inc. represent indigent clients facing eviction, foreclosure, immigration issues, and consumer fraud Read more about LAWYERS AT CAMBA LEGAL SERVICES WIN UNION[…]

LAWYERS AT CAMBA LEGAL SERVICES ANNOUNCE UNION DRIVE

Brooklyn, NY — Staff attorneys and law graduates at CAMBA Legal Services (CLS), announced their intent to join the Association of Legal Aid Attorneys – UAW Local 2325 today.  The attorneys, who work for the legal services department of the large social service provider, CAMBA, Inc. represent indigent clients facing eviction, foreclosure, immigration issues, and Read more about LAWYERS AT CAMBA LEGAL SERVICES ANNOUNCE UNION DRIVE[…]

LEGAL AID, ALAA JOINT STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR CUOMO’S CEASE AND DESIST LETTER TO ICE

The Legal Aid Society and ALAA applaud Governor Cuomo’s cease and desist letter to ICE, and the modification of his September 2017 Executive Order No. 170 to prohibit ICE arrests in courthouses without a judicial warrant. ICE’s presence in our courts undermines our ability to represent our clients and safeguard their Constitutional rights. Immigrant defendants and Read more about LEGAL AID, ALAA JOINT STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR CUOMO’S CEASE AND DESIST LETTER TO ICE[…]

AIDS Walk 2018

ALAA’s LGBTQ caucus along with 1199’s LGBTQ caucus are participating in the NYC AIDS walk on May 20. If any ALAA members wish to join the AIDS walk team, please contact: Danielle King (dking@legal-aid.org). Even if you are not able to the participate in the walk, donations can be made to the team via the Read more about AIDS Walk 2018[…]