Civil Legal Aid Events

Addressing the training needs of equal justice advocates and staff at every level of the civil legal aid system is an NLADA priority. NLADA offers at least two national training conferences each year that support the legal aid community, as well as hosting regional opportunities and webinars.

Civil Conferences and Training

Feb
21
Combatting Human Trafficking Through Collaboration

Join this webinar to learn about: types of legal services survivors of human trafficking need; how to identify when civil or criminal clients may be victims of trafficking; successful models for collaborating with law enforcement while maintaining a victim-centered approach; and opportunities for working with the Civil Rights Division to fight against human trafficking.

May
10
2018 Equal Justice Conference
San Diego, California

The Equal Justice Conference joins all components of the civil legal aid community to discuss and address issues related to the delivery of legal services to low-income individuals in need of legal assistance. Inspiring keynote speakers, multiple networking opportunities, more than 85 CLE sessions and a wide selection of low or no cost preconference programs are just some reasons not to miss this year's Equal Justice Conference.

Jul
14
2018 Litigation and Advocacy Leaders Conference
Fort Lauderdale, FL

This conference is designed for those who participate in setting the advocacy agenda and leading its implementation, as well as those taking on new leadership roles, in their civil legal aid or civil rights organization. The gathering provides a not-to-be-missed opportunity for emerging leaders and managing attorneys, in addition to experienced advocacy directors, senior litigators and policy analysts to learn and share cutting-edge advocacy strategies, explore trends affecting low-income people and discuss effective planning and leadership of litigation and advocacy.