CABA Celebrates Awardees and Installation of New Officers

On October 12, 2017, CABA held its annual Installation and Awards Reception at McDermott Will & Emery.  CABA had the privilege of bestowing its Award for Distinguished Service in Law on Bernarda “Bernie” Wong and its Justice Laura Liu Lifetime Achievement Award on Michael Chu. The event was featured in the …

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, …