Event Recap: Re-Enactment of Chy Lung v. Freeman (22 Lewd Chinese Women)

On March 20, 2018, CABA, in conjunction with Loyola University Chicago School of Law’s APALSA Chapter, presented a re-enactment of the first U.S. Supreme Court case involving a Chinese litigant. Actors and actresses consisted of practicing lawyers, sitting judges, law students, and members of the Chinese American community. Over 100 …

Chicago-Based and National Bar Associations Support Local Victims of Alleged Hate Crime

CHICAGO – A coalition of Chicago-area and national Asian Pacific American bar associations expressed their support for Sufyan Sohel, deputy director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations Chicago (CAIR-Chicago), and CAIR-Chicago, victims of a series of threating calls recently charged as a hate crime. On May 16, 2017, Sohel received …

CABA President Jeffrey Koh Honored

Congratulations to CABA President Jeff Koh who was recognized as a Rising Star by the National Immigrant Justice Center. The Rising Star Awards recognize associate attorneys who have demonstrated extraordinary commitment to ensuring access to justice for immigrants by devoting substantial time to the National Immigrant Justice Center’s pro bono work, …