Lieff Cabraser’s R-23s Win 2019 “Best Lawyer Band in the Bay” Award at Annual FVAP Charity Event

Lieff Cabraser's Rockin' Band The R-23s

We are delighted to announce that Lieff Cabraser’s in-house rock and roll band The R-23s have won the coveted “Best Lawyer Band in the Bay” award after winning big at the annual Family Violence Appellate Project’s June 20th  Banding Together to End Domestic Violence fundraising event at The Chapel in San Francisco. Along with receiving first place and Best Band bragging rights, the R-23’s were able to account for $22,817 toward the event’s total contribution of $186,687 to help California survivors of domestic violence! [Read more…]

Help Lieff Cabraser’s R-23s Support FVAP Battle of the Bands 2019: “Banding Together to End Domestic Violence”

R-23s FVAP 2019

Our First fund-raising challenge ends Wednesday, May 8th at noon – we have two days to raise as much money as possible on our voting page to win 5 extra minutes of stage time!

Lieff Cabraser’s house band The R-23s will be returning to the competitive stage at the upcoming 2019 “Banding Together to End Domestic Violence” annual battle-of-the-bands fundraiser on June 20th at The Chapel in San Francisco.  Held every summer in San Francisco (June) and Los Angeles (July), the Banding Together fundraiser benefits the Family Violence Appellate Project (FVAP), whose mission is to keep domestic violence survivors safe and create legal precedents in favor of survivors throughout the state. FVAP is dedicated to empowering survivors, helping them get the safety and justice they deserve, and overturning court decisions that put their children at risk of ongoing abuse. [Read more…]

Lieff Cabraser’s Band The R-23s Raise Nearly $14,000 for the Family Violence Appellate Project

Lieff Cabraser’s Band The R-23s Raise Nearly $14,000 for the Family Violence Appellate Project

Lieff Cabraser’s house band The R-23s came in 2nd place at the Family Violence Appellate Project’s (FVAP) 2018 “Banding Together to End Domestic Violence” annual battle-of-the-bands fundraiser on June 20th at The Chapel in San Francisco. The R-23s raised $13,950 for the FVAP, a nonprofit organization that represents domestic violence survivors and their families before the California Court of Appeals. [Read more…]

R-23s Fans: Newest 2018 Banding Together SF Fundraising Challenge Begins — Help the Band Secure the Perfect Lineup Spot!

R-23s Fans: Newest 2018 Banding Together SF Fundraising Challenge Begins

Second and final fund-raising challenge starts today – we have one week to raise as much money as possible our our voting page to win our spot of choice in the event lineup!

As the Family Violence Appellate Project’s 2018 Banding Together benefit fast approaches, the final fundraising challenge has begun. Donate now to help Lieff Cabraser’s rock and roll superstars The R-23s clinch a primo spot in the event’s evening lineup! Donation dollars are votes, and in addition to propelling The R-23s to a desired spot in the evening lineup, your votes will be donated directly to FVAP and are 100% tax-deductable. [Read more…]

R-23s to Play FVAP’s Battle of the Bands 2018: “Banding Together to End Domestic Violence”

R-23s to Play FVAP's Battle of the Bands 2018: “Banding Together to End Domestic Violence”

Lieff Cabraser’s house band The R-23s will be returning to the competitive stage at the upcoming 2018 “Banding Together to End Domestic Violence” annual battle-of-the-law-firm-bands fundraiser. As last year’s champs, Lieff Cabraser’s R-23s will return on June 20 at The Chapel nightclub to defend their title of “Best Lawyer Band in The Bay Area.” [Read more…]

Domestic Violence Victims Get New Tool to Fight Back Against Cyber Abuse

Domestic Violence Victims Get New Tool to Fight Back Against Cyber Abuse

The 3rd District Court of Appeal has ruled that a woman can get a restraining order against her ex-husband despite living thousands of miles away – “a first-of-its-kind decision that will give victims a new tool to use to fight back against cyber abuse,” reported The Daily Journal. [Read more…]

New Photos of The R-23s at FVAP’s Battle of the Bands 2017

New Photos of The R-23s at FVAP’s Battle of the Bands 2017

Lieff Cabraser’s band, The R-23s, recently played a victorious stint at the 5th annual attorney Battle of the Bands fundraiser “Banding Together to End Domestic Violence.” The fundraiser benefited the Family Violence Appellate Project (FVAP), a nonprofit organization that represents domestic violence survivors and their families before the California Court of Appeals. At the event, The R-23s were named “Best Lawyer Band in The Bay.” [Read more…]

Lieff Cabraser’s R-23s Named “Best Lawyer Band in the Bay” for 2017

Lieff Cabraser's R-23s Named Best Lawyer Band in the Bay for 2017

We are thrilled to announce that Lieff Cabraser’s R-23s have been named the 2017 “Best Lawyer Band in the Bay” after playing their way to victory at the annual Family Violence Appellate Project “Battle of the Bands.” The R-23s rocked the rafters with a set including I Fought the Law, Heard it Through the Grapevine, and Steppin’ Stone in FVAP’s Banding Together to End Domestic Violence event on June 14 at 1015 Folsom in San Francisco, winning not just Best Band bragging rights but also bringing in $15,378 toward the event’s total contribution of $156,000 to help California survivors of domestic violence. Now that really rocks! [Read more…]

Lieff Cabraser’s The R-23s: Banding Together To End Domestic Violence 2017

Lieff Cabraser’s The R-23s: Banding Together To End Domestic Violence 2017

Lieff Cabraser’s band, The R-23s, will be playing at the 5th annual attorney Battle-of-the-Bands fundraiser “Banding Together to End Domestic Violence” on June 14, 2017 at 1015 Folsom in San Francisco, California. This fundraiser will benefit the Family Violence Appellate Project (FVAP), a nonprofit organization that represents domestic violence survivors and their families before the California Court of Appeals. [Read more…]

Bloomberg BNA: “Rock Stars in the Courtroom & On Stage”

Bloomberg BNA: Rock Stars in the Courtroom & On Stage

Bloomberg BNA profiles Lieff Cabraser’s in-house rock band, The R-23s, in an article entitled “Rock Stars in the Courtroom & On Stage.” The band recently participated in a battle of the bands fundraiser for the Family Violence Appellate Project in San Francisco in June, winning the Judge’s Choice Award. [Read more…]

Lieff Cabraser’s R-23s Win Judge’s Choice Award at Family Violence Appellate Project “Battle of the Bands”

Lieff Cabraser's R-23s

We are delighted to announce that Lieff Cabraser house band The R-23s won the Judge’s Choice Award at the Family Violence Appellate Project’s June 15 Battle of the Bands 2016. The Family Violence Appellate Project is the only nonprofit organization in California dedicated to appealing cases on behalf of domestic violence survivors and their children, for free. The Project represents low-income survivors when trial court decisions leave them or their children at risk of ongoing abuse. [Read more…]