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, PBF Alum Antonia Domingo, PBF Board Member Gwynne Wilcox, and coordinated by PBF staff Ruby Tumasz, is planning up to 20 workshops across the country. 

Due to Covid-19, all of our workshops will be held virtually for 2020.

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.

2020-21 Regional Workshops Schedule

  • Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, LA - September 23, 2020
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV - September 29, 2020
  • University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA – October 1, 2020
  • Tulane University School of Law, New Orleans, LA - October 5, 2020
  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, MN - October 21, 2020
  • Georgetown University School of Law, Washington, DC - October 22, 2020
  • New York University School of Law, New York, NY, October 23, 2020
  • Rutgers Law School, Newark & Camden, NJ - October 29, 2020
  • Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, MO – November 10, 2020
  • University of Michigan School of Law, Ann Arbor, MI - November 10, 2020
  • Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA – November 19, 2020
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, IL – November 19, 2020
  • University of Chicago School of Law, Chicago, IL - January 7, 2021
  • University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, WA - January 12, 2021
  • West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, WV - January 13, 2021

We are in the process of rescheduling or scheduling workshops at additional law schools below. Please reach out if you can assist.

  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, PA
  • CUNY School of Law, New York, NY
  • University of California, Los Angeles School of Law,Los Angeles, CA
  • Stanford Law School, Stanford, CA
  • Howard University School of Law, Washington, DC
  • North Carolina Central University School of Law, Durham, NC

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


Latest News

  • Advocating for Workplace Justice - Virtually

    November 19, 2020
    During the pandemic, PBF transitioned our Regional Workshop Programs to a virtual platform which provided us with an opportunity to offer these programs to a wider variety of panelists and student attendees than normal when the program is in-person. We worked closely with our law school contacts,...
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  • 2020 National Conference Was Virtual

    November 18, 2020
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