November 5, 2019

ACC California/CMCP Inside Diversity Program

5:30 – 8:30 PM
520 S. Grand Avenue, 2nd Floor, Los Angeles, 90071

The Southern California chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) and the California Minority Counsel Program (CMCP) are co-hosting the twelfth annual Inside Diversity program. This year, the event will focus on bias in artificial intelligence, and will honor Kimberly Chainey, GC of Panasonic Avionics, with the Profiles in Diversity award. You do not have to be a member of ACC or CMCP to attend.


November 8, 2019

TABA & KABA Mixer at the NAPABA Convention

4:30 – 6:30 PM
Austin, Texas

Mix and mingle with TABA and the Korean American Bar Association of Southern California (KABA) at the 2019 NAPABA Convention in Austin, Texas! TABA and KABA are hosting a joint mixer during which complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be served. Space is limited to 30 people. RSVP required to attend.


November 19, 2019

China, Economic Espionage, and National Security Panel

5:00 – 6:00 PM (registration)
6:00 – 8:30 PM (panel
UCI School of Law

University of California, Irvine School of Law and Orange County Asian-American Bar Association (OCAABA), in coordination with O’Melveny & Myers LLP, Bienert ǀ Katzman PC, and Jones Day, are pleased to invite you to the “China, Economic Espionage, and National Security: Government and Defense Perspectives” MCLE panel. The event is free of charge. Space is limited.


November 19, 2019

High School Mock Trial Competition

4:30 – 7:30 PM
Orange County Superior Court Central Justice Complex (Santa Ana)

Join OCWLA members as they volunteer for this annual event hosted by the Constitutional Rights Foundation of Orange County. This volunteer opportunity is open to all attorneys, as well as those awaiting bar exam results. Attorney scorekeepers will evaluate student performances and provide feedback to the students.


OCWLA members are invited get together after judging for a casual mix and mingle at a nearby restaurant, Chapter One: the modern local, 227 N. Broadway, Santa Ana, CA 92701.


December 4, 2019

OCWLA Holiday Tree Donation and Decorating

12:00 – 2:00 PM
Human Options, 1901 Newport Blvd. Suite 240. Costa Mesa, CA 92627

OCWLA is working with Human Options to decorate its shelter facility for the holidays.  If you are interested in decorating during your lunch hour, or if your firm would like to donate a holiday tree, please email OCWLA at

December 5, 2019

20th Annual APA Community Holiday Toy Drive

6:00 – 9:00 PM
Japanese American National Museum (JANM)

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 available on the website).  The event will include an open bar, many food and dessert vendors, and live entertainment. Attendees can also tour JANM for free until 8:00PM.

SABA-SC will be sending volunteers to this event.  Please contact Marize Alphonso at if you are interested in assisting.


December 10, 2019

APADRC 30th Anniversary Celebration

6:00 – 9:00 PM
The Los Angeles Athletics Club

Save the date for the Asian Pacific American Dispute Resolution Center’s 30th Anniversary Celebration! To commemorate this momentous achievement, the APADRC will be hosting a festive gathering filled with diverse, exciting entertainment and inspiring conversation. Additionally, the APADRC will be recognizing community members who, through the years, have supported the organization in the work they do to further justice and build bridges in the community. The event will include cocktails, canapés, and a great opportunity to engage with a network of community members committed to supporting the APADRC mission. Proceeds of the event will go towards helping Los Angeles County citizens resolve their conflicts through services provided by the APADRC including community mediation, restorative justice, peer mediation in schools, divorce mediation, and conflict resolution training.


January 18, 2020

SABA-SC’s Seva Day (Day of Service)

Save the date for SABA-SC’s annual Seva Day, or Day of Service. Join the SABA-SC Board of Directors on January 18, 2020 in a Coastal Clean Up, organized by Heal the Bay. SABA-SC volunteers will first help pick up trash along one of Los Angeles’ beautiful beaches, then have lunch together at a restaurant nearby. Stay tuned for additional details, including location. To RSVP or request more details, please contact Marize Alphonso at