[SAVE THE DATE] JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala – Friday, March 3, 2017

JABA is excited to announce that JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala will be held on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Omni Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. Speakers and honorees so far include NFL Super Bowl Champion and Activist Scott Fujita and Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.  Some 600 attorneys, judges, law students, elected officials, executives, family, and friends attended […]


JABA Statement on 2016 Presidential Election

  The Japanese American Bar Association respectfully acknowledges President-Elect Donald Trump and Vice President-Elect Mike Pence on their election to our nation’s highest offices, and we offer our support in promoting the fair, just, and equal application of the rule of law for all us.  As President Obama and Secretary Clinton have reminded us, no […]

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FREE Advancing Justice-LA Self Defense Workshop

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA is hosting a FREE self-defense workshop led by the Honorable Tim Saito. When:  November 10, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m. Where:  AAAJ-LA:  1145 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90017 (Community Room) Details:  Rooftop parking available; athletic wear optional Please RSVP to by November 8, 2016.

JABA Goes to San Diego! – JABA Events at 2016 NAPABA Convention

JABA Events at NAPABA: JABA Goes to San Diego! JABA is once again attending the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) Convention, this time in San Diego.  The JABA San Diego Committee and JABA In-House Group will be hosting several fun events for those of you attending the NAPABA Convention in San Diego.   […]


2016 JABA Annual Meeting of Members at Ocean Seafood in Chinatown

Calling all JABA Members: JAPANESE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING OF MEMBERS Featured Speaker THE HONORABLE JON R. TAKASUGI Los Angeles Superior Court Special Honoree THE HONORABLE ARTHUR NAKAZATO Magistrate Judge U.S. District Court for the Central District of California   TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2016 No Host Cocktail Hour at 6:00 p.m. Dinner at 7:00 p.m. Ocean […]

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Fourth Annual JABA Summer Fun Mixer – Sunday, August 28, 2016

Please come join us for an afternoon of food and summer fun with our JABA members, friends, and families! What: Fourth Annual JABA Summer Fun Mixer When: Sunday, August 28, 2016 @ 1:00 p.m. Where:  Home of Sabina Helton, Rancho Palos Verdes (Address Provided Upon RSVP) Other Details: JABA Members: $10 Non-Members: $15 Children Under 12: Free Pay […]

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Dodger Day 2016 – Join JABA for an Evening at the Yard!

DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND AND YOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT, DODGERS DAY 2016 IS NOW SOLD OUT! If you are interested in being added to the list for our supplemental ticket order, please contact Colin M. Kawaguchi at the e.mail address shown below. You are cordially invited to join JABA for Dodger Day 2016 on Saturday, July […]

JABA YLG Summer Kickoff

JABA Young Lawyers Group Summer Kickoff Mixer!

Beer, anyone? Join JABA Young Lawyers Group at Angel City Brewery to celebrate the start of summer with drinks, light bites, and great company! JABA will cover food (from food truck of the day) and drink on a first come first serve basis for all JABA members, so RSVP and come early! Angel City Brewery […]

Congratulations to all the Honorees at the JABA 40th Annual Installation and Awards Gala!

The Japanese American Bar Association (JABA) congratulates and thanks Governor David Y. Ige of Hawai’i, Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell, Mr. Hoyt Zia, and Hawaiian Airlines on their tremendous accomplishments and support to JABA and the community. JABA President Sabina Helton, President-Elect Mark Furuya, the rest of the Executive Board, and the Board of […]


Register Today for JABA’s 40th Annual Installation and Awards Gala on April 1, 2016!

Please join us as an early sponsor of JABA’s 40th Annual Installation and Awards Gala this year. This very special gala will feature Governor David Y. Ige of Hawaii, L.A. County Sheriff Jim McDonnell, and Hoyt Zia, General Counsel at Hawaiian Airlines. JABA will hold its 40th Annual Gala in downtown Los Angeles, at the […]