WELCOME TO OAPABA

The Oregon Asian Pacific American Bar Association (OAPABA) is a fast-growing community of APA attorneys, and serves as the Oregon affiliate of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, which represents the interests of over 40,000 attorneys worldwide.

UPCOMING EVENTS

ONLD, OAPABA and OMLA Joint November Social

Please join the ONLD, OAPABA, and the OMLA IMAGE Program on November 20th at the Thirsty Lion Pub and Grill in downtown Portland.  Our group will be at the high tables to the right of the bar.  We’re serving a selection of appetizers and happy hour runs from 5pm to 7pm on other food and drinks.  No host bar.  No RSVP required.

November 20, 2014 @ 5 pm

Thirsty Lion Pub and Grill

71 SW Second Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

(nearest MAX stop: Skidmore Fountain)

Questions? Email ryan@intelekia-law.com

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NAPABA Convention Stipend

OAPABA is accepting applications for members who would like a stipend from OAPABA to attend the 2014 NAPABA convention.  Please submit an application in a word document format that includes the following information:

  1. Your Name
  2. Amount requested and what the amount would cover (e.g., $300 for airfare)
  3. Rationale why OAPABA should give the you the amount requested (please keep the rationale to 250 words or less)
  4. Answer to the following: is it a certainty that you would go to the NAPABA convention if OAPABA awards 100% of the requested amount?
  5. Answer to the following: what is the probability that you would go to the NAPABA convention if OAPABA awards you less than 100% of the requested amount?

Applications are due October 31, 2014.  Please submit your application to anne.kim.nguyen@gmail.com.

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CONGRATULATIONS TO OAPABA BOARD MEMBERS, HONG DAO, LIANI REEVES, and KIM SUGAWA-FUJINAGA, Oregon State Bar Award Recipients!

Hong Dao is the recipient of the OSB President’s Public Service Award, which honors attorneys for their commitments to public service and pro bono work. Liani Reeves and Kim Sugawa-Fujinaga are co-recipients of the OSB President’s Diversity & Inclusion Award, which recognizes members who have made significant contributions to the goal of increasing minority representation in the legal profession.

https://www.osbar.org/osbevents#awards

Membership

Membership is open to lawyers, judges, law students, and paralegals throughout Oregon.

For more information visit About Us.