Winter 2016 - 2017
Upcoming LAAC Trainings
MCLE Reporting due in 2017? 
Take Advantage of LAAC's on-demand credits!

The State Bar allows up to HALF of your MCLE to come from self-study - 12.5 hours that you can earn on your own time. We have over 100 hours available on-demand on our site - and it's easy to search by topic or organization in the search bar.
  All trainings are available here. Most of our specialty credits are for our current members only and need a password. Questions? Email
Mark Your Calendars for These Upcoming  Trainings: 

Thursday, January 5 from noon to 1 p.m.
Sonya Passi,  FreeFrom
Amira Samuel,  FreeFrom
1 hour of general MCLE credit.  Register now!
Advocacy Skills Training - Using "Structured Negotiation" As An Alternative to Litigation
Thursday, January 19 from noon to 1 p.m.
Lainey Feingold,  Law Office of Lainey Feingold
Linda Kilb,  Disability Rights and Education Defense Fund
1 hour of general MCLE credit.  Register here! 

More of the webinar trainings are announced regularly.  
"Civil Rights for People and Families Impacted by Incarceration" 

We hope you'll join us for LAAC's first FREE "Civil Rights for People and Families Impacted by Incarceration" training in Downtown Oakland on Tuesday, January 31 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

This event will feature two panels presented by Bay Area legal aid organizations aimed at providing legal services attorneys with training and education in issues around re-entry, incarceration, and detention and offer 2.5 hours of MCLE, including 1.25 of ethics credit. Seating is limited so register now

Sessions include:

  • Finding Housing with a Record or in Reentry: Cutting Edge Legal Issues & Advocacy 
  • Violence Against People in Detention, Institutions and Prison

Self-Represented Litigation Network Springboard Conference
WHAT: The Self-Represented Litigation Network's first annual two-day in-person national conference for lawyers, judges, clerks of court, self-help services professionals, librarians, technologists, funders and other allied professionals to explore and develop successful strategies and new thinking for providing 100% access to justice. In affiliation with the Judicial Council of California's  Family Law Facilitator and Self-Help Center Conference. Find out more about the conference here!
WHEN: Thursday and Friday, February 23 and 24, 2017. 
Reception on evening of February 23rd.
WHERE: Judicial Council of California, Milton Marks Conference Center
455 Golden Gate Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102.
FEE: Early bird registration will be $150 through February 1st.
Regular registration will be $200.
Don't miss out - register now!
The State Bar of California's "Workers' Compensation" Training

Stay tuned for a free two-hour Workers' Compensation training presented by the Workers Compensation Section of the State Bar for 2 hours of MCLE on Friday, 
April 7, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the  State Bar of California, 180 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA 94105.

More information to come. Register now or contact  Jasmine Schwab-Doyle at JSchwabdoyle@LAAConline.or g with any questions.