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YLG 2018 Shinnenkai is here! February 8th at Honda Ya in Little Tokyo.

  Happy New Year JABA members! JABA’s Young Lawyer’s Group invites you to celebrate the New Year at its annual Shinnenkai on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at Honda Ya Izakaya in Little Tokyo! Dinner is free for current JABA members; $20 for non-JABA members. Honda Ya Izakaya 333 Alameda Street Los Angeles, CA 90013 RSVP required by […]

A Very YLG Holiday – Come join us at the inaugural community event!

WHAT: A VERY YLG HOLIDAY! WHEN: Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 10 am WHERE: Bowman and Brooke LLP, 970 West 190th Street, Suite 700, Torrance, CA 90502 RSVP: Submit an RSVP of no later than Dec. 11, to JABA Young Lawyers Group invites you to A Very YLG Holiday community service event benefiting The Downtown […]

JEF Scholarship Applications for 2017-2018 Now Available!

JABA Educational Foundation Scholarship Application for 2017-2018 is now available! If you are a law student, you may be interested in applying for one of five scholarships available through JEF. Individual scholarships range from $2,000 to $3,000. Application will be accepted through January 6, 2018. For additional information, please visit our Scholarship page.  

Harvey M. Horikawa, former JABA Board Member and Respected Litigator passes

It is with great sadness that JABA shares the news of Harvey M. Horikawa’s passing. Harvey was a former JABA Board member and pillar of the JA community. Harvey M. Horikawa was born in Chicago in 1948 and raised in the Los Angeles area. After graduating from UCLA law school in 1973, he was a […]

JABA Goes to DC! (The NAPABA Convention that is)

 If you are attending the NAPABA Convention in DC, JABA has you covered! Friday (11/3): Dinner at the Fainting Goat   The Fainting Goat is a Top 100 Washingtonian restaurant with local, farm-to-table American fare and just a short mile away from the hotel. The dinner will follow immediately after the Trailblazer Ceremony and Reception at 7:30 […]

JABA 2017 Annual Summer Family Fun Mixer – August 6 @ 1 pm

Put on your Aloha wear and come join us for an afternoon of food and summer fun with our JABA members, friends, and families.  Event:        Fifth Annual JABA Summer Event When:        Sunday, August 6, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. Where:       Home of Sabina Helton, Rancho Palos Verdes (address provided upon RSVP) Cost:          JABA Members – $10; Non-Members – […]

[Albums] JABA 2017 Gala and Installation Dinner Photos!

Having JABA Gala withdrawal? No worries! Missed seeing your friends? No problem! Click the links below to view the JABA 2017 Gala and Installation Dinner photos in their entirety and relive the moments! 1 of 3 2 of 3 3 of 3

JABA Congratulates all of the Honorees at the 41st Installation and Awards Gala!

The Japanese American Bar Association (JABA) congratulates and thanks ACLU President Susan N. Herman, NFL Super Bowl Champion Mr. Scott Fujita, and Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. on their passion, dedication, and achievement for creating a diverse community. Your message on Inclusion, Power of Story, and Advocacy will forever be in our hearts. JABA President Mark Furuya, President-Elect Ryan Iwasaka, […]

Free Admission for JABA Members – JANM Instructions to All Persons exhibit

  JABA is a proud associate sponsor of the Japanese American National Museum’s Instructions to All Persons: Reflections on Executive Order 9066 exhibiting from February 18 through August 13, 2017.  The exhibition will include two pages of the original Executive Order 9066 and the original Presidential Proclamation 2537, a key precursor to Executive Order 9066 […]

JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala – Friday, March 3, 2017

JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala POWER OF DIVERSITY Omni Hotel Los Angeles, March 3, 2017 6:00 pm No-Host Reception 7:00 pm Dinner JABA is pleased to announce that ACLU President, Susan Herman will be the recipient of the Distinguished Leadership Award and keynote speaker for JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala on […]