APABA Silicon Valley and California Bar Foundation 3L Diversity Scholarship

APABA Silicon Valley is partnering with the California Bar Foundation to award a cash scholarship totaling $5,000, which includes California bar exam-related support.  APABA Silicon Valley is specifically looking to award the “3L Diversity Scholarship” in recognition of a law student in the Bay Area who (1) has demonstrated a commitment to Asian Pacific American communities in the Silicon Valley, (2) has an interest to continue practicing law and serving Asian Pacific American communities in the Silicon Valley after graduation, and (3) is an active member of or plans to become an active member of APABA-SV. Applicants must be 3Ls who intend to take the California Bar Exam in 2018 and want to pursue a public interest career and have demonstrated a commitment to social justice.

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2017 NAPABA Western Regional Conference – Call for Programs – Deadline Extended: March 21, 2017

APABA Silicon Valley is now accepting program proposals for the 2017 Western Regional Conference, which will be held at the Silicon Valley Regional Office of the United States Patent & Trademark Office from July 20-22. For more information about the conference, please click HERE. We welcome all program submissions, particularly programs directed to issues particular to the Western Region of the United States, current controversial issues, and legal issues related to advances in technology. If you would like to submit a program, please complete the form HERE.

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APABA Silicon Valley Now Accepting Submissions for 2017 Officer, Board, and Committee Positions

The Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley (“APABA Silicon Valley”) is now accepting submissions from those interested in serving in 2017 as an Officer, Board Member, Committee Co-Chair, or Committee Member. Note: in 2017, APABA Silicon Valley will host the NAPABA Western Regional Conference, so we have created a special Committee to oversee planning and execution for this Conference.

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