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SABA-SC held its annual Mentorship Reception on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at the gorgeous rooftop space provided by Nixon Peabody LLP. Over 90 attendees, including judges, attorneys, legal professionals, and law students, enjoyed delicious food and drink while networking and mingling. The event served as a kick-off to the SABA-SC Mentorship Program, which achieved record levels of participation this year. ...
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The 20th Annual APA Community Holiday Toy Drive will take place at the Japanese American National Museum (JANM) on December 5th from 6-9pm. Admission is an unwrapped new toy (valued at $25+) or a minimum donation of $25 at the door. Toys are preferred! Donated toys are distributed to low income families in the LA area through participating charitable organization partners (list ...
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Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at Nixon Peabody   Tickets are going fast for the annual SABA-SC Mentorship Reception on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 6pm at the downtown Los Angeles office of Nixon Peabody. This year’s Mentor of the Year is Purvi Patel, Partner at Morrison Foerster. Ms. Patel is a recognized leader and mentor for the South Asian legal ...
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Labdhi Sheth is SABA-SC’s Community Engagement Director and Co-Chair of the Mentorship Program. She is currently a judicial clerk for the United States District Court, Central District of California. Labdhi earned her Bachelor’s degree in Public Health from the University of California, Berkeley in 2015 and her J.D. from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles in 2019.  In law school, Labdhi ...
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The September 26th JABA/SABA Mixer was a blast! The event welcomed members of both organizations to chat over food and drinks at a local brewery. We missed those of you who could not attend and look forward to seeing you at our next event.
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UCLA is in the process of soliciting applications for the 2020 Law Fellows Program.  The Law Fellows Program provides early academic development to high-potential undergraduate students and college graduates, with at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA at a four-year undergraduate institution.  The initial deadline is October 11, 2019.  For any additional information, please contact the program at (310) 794-4157 or Outreach@law.ucla.edu. Miller Nash ...
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The South Asian Bar Association of Southern California (SABA-SC) is looking for attorneys to serve as mentors in its Mentorship Program, which will launch on October 22, 2019 at the annual Mentorship Reception at Nixon Peabody. The Mentorship Program matches both students and junior attorneys with experienced attorneys according to geographic proximity and/or practice area of interest. After the Reception, which serves as a ...
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The South Asian Bar Association of Southern California (“SABA-SC”) Public Interest Foundation is now accepting grant applications. The Foundation gives preference to organizations that offer services to the South Asian American community in Southern California, especially communities that are underserved.  The SABA-SC Public Interest Foundation provides thousands of dollars of grant funds every year to organizations supporting our community. Grant ...
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Please save the date for our annual SABA-SC Mentorship Reception at the gorgeous downtown Los Angeles office of Nixon Peabody on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm. Purvi Patel, Partner at Morrison Foerster, is this year’s Mentor of the Year. Ms. Patel is a recognized leader in the South Asian legal community and those who have been fortunate enough to ...
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SABA-SC is proud to endorse the nomination of former SABA San Diego President Shireen Matthews to the position of federal judge in the Southern District of California. If confirmed, Ms. Matthews will be the first South Asian to serve as an Article III federal judge in the Southern District of California and the first South Asian female to serve as a federal judge ...
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