November 2015

API Joint Bar Association Holiday Party

Please join KABANC and other members from the API Joint Bar Associations, AABA, AAPA, AACTLA, APABA-SV, FBANC, KABANC, SABANC, and VABANC, for a Holiday Happy Hour at O3 Bistro and Lounge in San Francisco on Thursday, December 17, 2015 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM. This is a great event to mix and mingle with members from the other API Bar Associations while celebrating the holidays. Please RSVP by December 11, 2015 by clicking on the Eventbrite link. We look forward to seeing everyone there!

AABA Public Law / Public Service Happy Hour and Law Book Drive

The Asian American Bar Association's Civil Rights Committee will be co-hosting a happy hour for a cause on Monday, November 23 at 5:30 p.m. at Osha Thai Restaurant (4 Embarcadero Center, SF). This event is a Book Drive for the Prisoners Literature Project and the Asian Prisoner Support Committee and will feature remarks by community and prisoner rights advocate Eddy Zheng. 

Entry to the happy hour is $5 - or FREE with a Book Donation.

KABANC 2015-2016 Mentorship Program & Fall Mixer

The KABANC Mentorship Committee is excited to kick off the 2015-2016 Mentorship Program with a Fall Mixer at Reed Smith (SF)!  Mentorship families will be comprised of senior attorneys, junior attorneys and law students sharing similar interests.  The goal of the program is to foster mentorship opportunities among attorneys and students to expand their networ

Empire Mock Trial: Attorney volunteers needed for mock trial competition

Empire Mock Trial, a nonprofit that helps high school students learn about the U.S. legal system, is looking for attorney volunteers to serve as a presiding judge or scoring juror at the second annual international west coast competition, 

Panel Discussion: How Public Service Appointments Can Catapult Your Legal Career

The Asian American Bar Association, The South Asian Bar Assocaition of Northern California, and the National Asian Pacific Islander Prosecutor's Association present How Public Service Appointments Can Catapult Your Legal Career, a panel discussion, on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at Gibson Dunn's San Francisco Office from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. The panel with feature Mona Pasquil, Senior Appointments Secretary for Governor Brown; Rachelle Chong, Former FCC Comissioner and Former CPUC Commissioner; Judge Angela Bradstreet, San Francisco Superior Court and Former Cal