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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

James Toma Sworn in as Mayor of West Covina

On December 1, 2015, JABA members turned out in force to see fomer JABA President, James Toma, being sworn in as Mayor of West Covina. The ceremony took place in the City Council Chambers after a council meeting. James was sworn in by his father, Walter Toma, in front of a packed house of family […]

JABA and the JABA Education Foundation Remember Diana H. Nishiura

Diana H. Nishiura (Jan. 1, 1942 – Jan. 9, 2016) The Japanese American Bar Association and the JABA Educational Foundation mourn the loss of Diana Harumi Nishiura who passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2016. Diana’s dedication and service to JABA and JABA Educational Foundation are unparalleled. She was an active and devoted JABA member […]

JABA Educational Foundation Scholarship Applications Now Available!

If you are a law student, you may be interested in applying for one of the $2,000 scholarships available through the JABA Educational Foundation. Applications will be accepted through January 17, 2016. For additional information, please click here.

JABA is going to New Orleans!

Going To The NAPABA Convention In New Orleans? A number of JABA members, including President Ken Tanaka, will be getting together for dinner on Friday, November 6. If you are interested in joining them for this no-host dinner, please let amori@perkinscoie.com know. We look forward to seeing you!

RSVP TODAY for JABA’s Annual Meeting of the Members with a Free Nine Course Chinese Dinner at Empress Pavilion!

NINE COURSE CHINESE DINNER BBQ Platter, Soup, Shrimp & Cashews, Beef with Broccoli, Kung Pao Chicken, Pan Fried String Beans, Fried Rice, Chow Mein & Mango Pudding Free to all JABA members in good standing who RSVP by Monday, October 12, 2015 for the JAPANESE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING OF MEMBERS Featuring Speaker GIL […]