On May 29, CABA Board Members at the Mayor Lightfoot All Bar Welcome Reception.
On May 20 and 21, CABA joined forces with other NAPABA members from across the country to inform members of Congress and their staffers on issues of importance to the Asian Pacific American community.
CABA President Jean Liu and representatives of Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Chicago Area (Kristy Gonowon), FALA Chicago(Greg Lamorena), and Japanese American Bar Association: Chicago Committee (Eirene Nakamura Salvi) spoke to approximately 90 students from area schools as part of the Circuit Court of Cook County’s Asian American & Pacific …
Don’t miss the 7th Annual Minority Bar CLE Conference that offers you guidance and information in a number of practice areas. RSVP here. Presented by the Illinois State Bar Association, Asian American Bar Association, Black Women Lawyers’ Association, Chinese American Bar Association, Cook County Bar Association, Filipino American Lawyers Association …
CABA featured in the Chicago Law Bulletin’s Law Day Edition Issue.
On April 10, CABA co-hosted 2019 Vanguard Awards with other local bar associations, and honored Judge Edmond Chang for his invaluable accomplishments and contributions to diversity in the law.
On March 28, CABA co-hosted the second annual Sandra R. Otaka Judicial Reception, sponsored by Nixon Peabody and spearheaded by AABA Chicago. We were very proud to present the Honorable Sandra Otaka Award to Judge Rena VanTine, Circuit Court Cook County. Photo credit: Hanoch Kanhai Zamora
On March 15, CABA President Jean Liu was a speaker at 2019 American Bar Association Bar Leadership Institute’s “Exiting the Echo Chamber” program, where she spoke about practical approaches to increasing diversity and inclusion efforts in our bar associations.
On March 9, CABA co-hosted panel discussing “The New Reality Facing Chinese Americans During the U.S.-China Conflict” at University of Chicago.