2016 #Law4thePeople Convention

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All workshop and major panel proposals due Tuesday, March 1, 2016 (8PM EST/5 PM PST)

The NLG's Annual #Law4ThePeople Convention will take place in New York City, Wednesday, August 3 - Sunday, August 7, 2016! Join hundreds of legal professionals, scholars and activists for five days of interactive CLEs, workshops, and panels by members of the oldest and most progressive public-interest bar association in the country!

Programming will be announced this Spring. In the meantime, check out the schedule, CLE materials, and more from #Law4thePeople 2015 in Oakland, CA. 

Co-sponsored by the NYU School of Law Public Interest Law Center*, the event will be held at NYU School of Law, with air-conditioned accommodations available in nearby NYU dormitories at Founder's Hall in the heart of Greenwich Village, Manhattan.

 *Current NYU Law students and 2016 graduates will receive free convention registration.

Dorm room rates per person:

  • Double (shared): $60/night
  • Single (private): $88/night

NOTE: Dormitory occupancy is limited to persons 18 years of age or older. Bathrooms are shared by two rooms in a suite. Hotel options will be available.

Take a virtual tour of Founder's Hall below and here:


#Law4thePeople 2016 is presented by the National Lawyers Guild and the Public Interest Law Center at NYU Law