PABA CALLS ON AUTHORITIES TO INVESTIGATE FATAL POLICE SHOOTING OF FIL-AM CARSON RESIDENT

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                            Monday, May 2, 2016 FOR INQUIRIES, CONTACT:             […]

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PHILIPPINE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION TO HOLD 30th ANNUAL INSTALLATION & AWARDS GALA IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES ON May 6, 2016

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release: April 26, 2016 Contact: Citadelle B. Priagula, paba@pabala.org PABA to Hold 30th Annual Installation & Awards Gala  in Downtown Los Angeles on May 6, 2016 Los Angeles, CA – The Philippine American Bar Association (PABA) will hold its 30th Annual Installation & Awards Gala on Friday, May 6, 2016, in […]

Job Opening: Executive Director, California LAW, Inc.

California LAW, Inc. seeks an executive director. California LAW, Inc. is a newly-formed 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created to be the supervising entity for all programs and participants that are part of the educational pipeline for students from diverse backgrounds who wish to pursue a career in law. It consists of 14 high school law academies […]

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Congratulations to the newly installed 2012 PABA Officers and Board and PABA Awardees!

PABA celebrated their 26th Annual Installation and Awards Gala on February 16, 2012 back at the Beverly Hills Hilton where the Gala has been held in several years past.  The BHH was a gracious host as they always have been and this year prepared a special dessert for us-a delicious chocolate praline molten cake decorated […]

PABA Scholarship

At this year’s Installation & Awards Gala, PABA and the PABA Foundation will award law students up to $2,000.00 in scholarships to deserving law students who have demonstrated commitment to the Asian Pacific American community, financial need, and academic achievement. Apply through the  2016-2017 PABA Scholarship Application. The deadline to apply is April 1, 2016. Questions?  […]

Mabuhay from PABA

The Philippine American Bar Association (PABA) of Los Angeles, the largest local association of Filipino-American lawyers in the United States, is comprised of attorneys, judges, and law students. It was formed in response to expressed interests in addressing the legal issues confronting the Filipino-American community, as well as meeting the professional concerns of Filipino-American lawyers in Southern California. PABA sponsors community legal clinics focusing on various areas of the law and provides pro bono legal services. In addition, PABA provides continuing legal education seminars and professional development opportunities for its members and assists Filipino-American law students through its scholarship and fellowship funds and mentorship programs.

PABA'S MISSION
• To foster and promote the professional growth of its members through the exchange of ideas and information through networking opportunities;
• To sponsor and encourage public service to the Filipino-American community;
• To develop and sustain cooperation with other legal and community organizations; and
• To provide a unified voice for its members regarding current social, economic and legal matters affecting the Filipino-American community.

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