July 2016

Empire Mock Trial (Volunteer)

Volunteers Needed! Judge International Mock Trial Program at NDCA (9/10 or 9/11)

Right now, more than 250 talented high school students from across the world are diligently preparing a case to litigate at San Francisco federal court. On the weekend of September 10th, they need you to serve as their mock judges (and jurors)! By volunteering just a few hours of your time, you can make a meaningful impact in these young people's lives.

NAPABA Membership

Please remind to activate (or renew) your National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) membership at NAPABA Wesbsite (https://napaba.site-ym.com/general/login.asp) by July 29, 2016 in order to participate in the 2016 NAPABA Elections.

The number of members who have activated their memberships is shown below:

·         AABA: 146

·         AACTLA: 9

·         AAPA: 6

·         APABA-SV: 73

·         FBANC: 17

·         KABANC: 27

A Portrait of Asian American Law (Research Project)

A Portrait of Asian Americans in the Law

April Hu (Primary Investigator), Justice Goodwin Liu, Professor Ian Ayres, Eric Chung, and Christine Kwon

Funded by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, and the Yale Law School Oscar M. Ruebhausen Fund


AABA & BASF―Art of Hustle

Please join the Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area’s (AABA) and the Bar Association of San Francisco’s (BASF) Art of Hustle with Business Coach Anthem Salgado!

When:  Thursday, September 8, 2016 @6:00 p.m.

Where: BASF Conference Center, 301 Battery Street, Third Floor

Free for AABA members. $10 for others.

Jung Foundation Public Interest Scholarship

Since 2013, the Charles & Melita Jung Foundation (Jung Foundation) has sponsored public interest scholarships to the NAPABA Convention.  This year, the Jung Foundation is sponsoring three public interest attorney scholarships to the 2016 Convention in San Diego.  The scholarships are intended to encourage and make it easier for public interest attorneys to participate in NAPABA. 

ChangeLab Solutions―Legal Fellow

About ChangeLab Solutions

ChangeLab Solutions creates innovative laws and policies to ensure everyday health for all, whether that’s providing access to affordable, healthy food and beverages, creating safe opportunities for physical activity, or ensuring the freedom to enjoy smokefree air and clean water. Our solutions address all aspects of a just, vital and thriving community, like food, housing, child care, schools, transportation, public safety, jobs, and the environment.

Hiscox USA—Associate Claims Counsel

Hiscox USA—Associate Claims Counsel

The primary role of Associate Claims Counsel is to analyze liability claim submissions for potential coverage, set adequate case reserves, promptly and professionally respond to inquiries from our clients and their brokers, and to proactively drive early resolution of claims arising from our commercial lines of insurance. This particular role is based in San Francisco and will be focused on servicing claims and potential claims arising from our Media, Cyber, Technology and Entertainment lines of business.