Regional Workshops

Advocating For Workplace Justice - Continues to Broaden PBF's Outreach!

This fall, PBF’s Regional Workshops Committee, co-chaired by PBF Board Chair Rich Brean is planning up to 20 workshops across the country. 

Due to Covid-19, most of our workshops will be held virtually for 2021.

PBF’s Regional Workshops Program, entitled Advocating For Workplace Justice, is held at law schools across the country and consists of a one-hour panel discussion followed by a networking reception.  Panelists include union lawyers, labor law firm attorneys, labor law professors, Peggy Browning Fellowship Alumni and attorneys from the U.S. Department of Labor and the NLRB.

2021 Regional Workshops Schedule

  • University of Chicago School of Law, Chicago, IL - January 7, 2021
  • West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, WV - January 13, 2021
  • University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, WI – Wednesday, October 20 – 1 to 2 PM ET (Noon to 1 PM CT)
  • University of Texas School of Law, Austin, TX – Tuesday, October 26, 2021 – 1 to 2 PM ET (Noon to 1 PM CT)
  • Seattle University Law School, Seattle, WA – Tuesday, October 26, 2021 – 3 to 4 PM ET (Noon to 1 PM PT)
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, PA - TO BE RESCHEDULED
  • University of California, Berkeley School of Law, Berkeley, CA - Tuesday, November 2, 2021 - 4 to 5 PM ET (1 to 2 PM PT)
  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC - Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 6 to 7 PM ET
  • Columbia Law School & New York University School of Law (Joint Program), New York, NY - Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 4 to 5 PM ET
  • University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, Los Angeles, CA – Monday, November 8, 2021– 3:15 to 4 PM ET (12:15 to 1 PM PT)
  • University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, MI – Tuesday, November 9 – 4:30 to 5:30 PM ET
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, IL– Thursday, November 11 – 1 to 2 PM ET (Noon to 1 PM CT)
  • Seton Hall Law School, Newark, NJ – Tuesday, November 16 – 7 to 8 PM ET
  • Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA – Thursday, November 18, 2021 – 1 PM to 2 PM ET

We are in the process of tyring to schedule workshops at additional law schools below. Please reach out if you can assist!

  • Howard University School of Law
  • Stanford Law School
  • Southern University Law Center
  • Yale Law School

If you'd like to help plan a workshop at your school, contact


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