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Upcoming events

    • 10/28/2020
    • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM (EDT)
    • Zoom Link TBD
    • 12
    Register

    GAPABA's New Lawyers & Law Students (NLLS) Committee Presents


    MIX, MATCH & MENTOR!

    A Virtual Event for New Lawyers & Law Students

    Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020

    5:00 - 6:30 PM (EST)

    FREE, but RSVP REQUIRED

    ZOOM LINK provided prior to event


    Calling all Law Students and Young Lawyers! GAPABA recognizes that during the Pandemic, it's been incredibly challenging for law students, recent graduates, and young associates to network and gain introductions to experienced attorneys and develop the soft skills necessary to succeed. This is your chance! Our event will feature a brief panel discussion followed by intimate breakout room sessions for mentees to hone your virtual networking skills. 


    Our confirmed mentors include:


    In-House Counsel

    • Timothy Wang (GAPABA President-Elect), Associate General Counsel, Delta Air Lines 
    • Michael Wu, Chief Legal Officer, Madewell
    • Bill Min, EVP & General Counsel, RELX (LexisNexis Risk Solutions), Risk & Business Analytics
    • Tara Plimpton, Sr. EVP, Chief Legal Officer, & Corp. Secretary, Regions Bank
    • Guanming Fang Ray, Deputy General Counsel, Priority Technology Holdings
    • Shawn Galey, VP, General Counsel & Gov't Affairs (Americas & Asia), Brambles
    • Andrew Leba, IP Counsel, Change Healthcare

    Law Firms

    Partners/Counsel:

    • Angela Hsu (GAPABA President), Of Counsel, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
    • Chris Chan, Partner, Eversheds-Sutherland
    • Dan Huynh, Partner, Morris Manning & Martin
    • Sam Choy, Partner, King & Spalding

    Associates:

    Solo/Small Firm:

    Public Interest

    • Alpa Amin, Executive Director, Georgia Asylum & Immigration Network (GAIN)
    • Phi Nguyen, Litigation Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Atlanta (AAAJA)
    • Hillary Li, Staff Attorney, AAAJA
    • Van Huynh, Community Counsel, Georgia Latino Alliance for Human Rights (GLAHR) 

    Legal Recruiting

    • Bonnie Youn, Legal Recruiting Manager, The RMN Agency

    Attorney Moderators/NLLS Co-Chairs

    Co-Sponsored by:

    If you have questions about the program and format, please contact Kristin & Brenny at nls@gapaba.org.


    If you have any questions about registration, please contact: communications@gapaba.org.


    • 09/30/2021
    • (EDT)
    • The Georgia Aquarium Oceans Ballroom, 246 Ivan Allen, Jr. Blvd., NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

    POSTPONED TO SEPT. 30, 2021

     

    We regret to have to further extend our GAPABA Gala to the new date of September 30, 2021. For all of our Sponsors who have already contributed, your sponsorship dollars will be applied to the rescheduled gala at the same level that was previously offered. We will also offer our sponsors the option to apply your sponsorship dollars to a virtual holiday celebration that we will host in 2020, details to be announced at a later date.


    Thank you to everyone who has supported our organization by attending our events, contributing your ideas, volunteering and providing monetary and other support. Your ongoing interest in our mission is the reason for our continued success, even in the midst of the pandemic. 


    If you have any questions, please contact sponsors@gapaba.org.


    Complete List of 2020 Sponsors


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09/23/2020 Sports Law Panel
09/19/2020 GAPABA Volunteers: AVLF Saturday Lawyers Program
09/15/2020 GAPABA WLN CLE: Parenthood, Womanhood & The Profession
09/09/2020 Asian Americans Breaking into Hollywood!
09/03/2020 Cybersecurity CLE: Managing Confidential Digital Information
08/19/2020 Pandemic Exhaustion: The Talk Show!
07/28/2020 GAPABA Volunteers: US Citizenship Clinic Pre-Screening
07/27/2020 Asian Americans: From Allies to Accomplices in Solidarity with Black Lives
07/22/2020 GAPABA & NAPABA Women's Leadership Network: Pathbreakers
07/16/2020 GAPABA SSF Presents: PPP Forgiveness, CARES Act, & COVID Business Interruption Issues
06/26/2020 GAPABA Volunteers with the Georgia Justice Project
06/22/2020 A Conversation with U.S. Attorney BJay Pak
06/11/2020 GAPABA Wine Down
06/03/2020 GAPABA WLN Webinar: Putting your Best Face Forward for Professional Video Communications
05/28/2020 Making History: A Fireside Chat with Justice Carla Wong McMillian
05/13/2020 2020 GAPABA Annual Partners | Counsel Virtual Celebration
05/11/2020 General Counsel Panel Webinar: Insights from Fortune 500 Counsel During the Pandemic
05/07/2020 CLE WEBINAR: Tips & Tricks for Virtual Mediation, presented by Miles Mediation & the SSF Committee
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04/23/2020 Webinar: Surviving the Economic Impact of COVID-19 for New Lawyers
04/08/2020 GAPABA Webinar: Getting Your Financial House in Order in an Uncertain World
04/02/2020 GAPABA Law Student Webinar: Preparing for Summer 2020 in Light of COVID-19
03/22/2020 POSTPONED: GAPABA OrangeTheory Workout!
03/18/2020 POSTPONED: Joint GAPABA, GHBA & Stonewall Bar Happy Hour
02/24/2020 2020 Asian American Advocacy Day: Organized by AAAJA
02/22/2020 GAPABA WLN Leadership Workshop: Living your Best Professional Life
02/12/2020 GAPABA | KABA | VABA SSF JOINT HAPPY HOUR!
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01/30/2020 The 2020 GAPABA Lunar New Year Banquet & Board Installation
01/17/2020 Gwinnett Bar Luncheon: GAPABA Table
01/07/2020 FREE MUSICAL SCREENING at the Alliance: Maybe Happy Ending
12/05/2019 The 2019 GAPABA Holiday Party
11/13/2019 GAPABA's 3rd Annual Women's Leadership Network Dinner
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08/29/2019 GAPABA SSF End-of-Summer HAPPY HOUR + 1 Hr. FREE ETHICS CLE
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07/27/2019 GAPABA WLN Leadership Workshop
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06/06/2019 GAPABA SSF June Networking Gathering!
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05/10/2019 GAPABA Legacy Mentorship Program: An Intimate Lunch
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03/14/2019 GAPABA Women's Leadership Network KICKOFF Event!
02/27/2019 GAPABA SSF 2019 Kickoff Hoppy Hour!
02/07/2019 The 2019 GAPABA Lunar New Year Banquet & Board Installation
12/06/2018 The 2018 GAPABA Holiday Party, Presented by Eversheds Sutherland
11/18/2018 #GAPABAGives: The Legacy Mentorship Program at Atlanta Community Food Bank
11/09/2018 Events for #TeamGAPABA at #NAPABA2018!
11/03/2018 Law School Exam Workshop!
10/27/2018 And Then They Came for Us: FREE Movie Screening & CLE Panel Discussion
10/25/2018 GAPABA's 2nd Annual Women's Leadership Network Dinner
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10/04/2018 GAPABA's 2nd Annual Legal Network Auction!
09/27/2018 GAPABA's 2018 Annual In-House Counsel Dinner
09/19/2018 2018 Fast Pitch Networking Event for Law Students & New Attorneys
08/22/2018 Hoppy Hour with Attorneys & Law Students
08/18/2018 #GAPABAVolunteers: Saturday Lawyer Program with AVLF!
07/25/2018 Speednetworking for Candidates, PACS and Asian Community Leaders
07/24/2018 GAPABA SSF JULY HAPPY HOUR!
07/12/2018 2018 Gala Volunteer Appreciation Dinner!
06/23/2018 #GAPABAGives for ServiceJuris Day 2018!
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08/24/2017 GAPABA SSF HOPPY HOUR at HOPSTIX!
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03/18/2017 GAPABA Mock Oral Argument Workshop for Law Students
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02/18/2017 GAPABA Women's Leadership Network presents: TEA Talks
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11/15/2016 Public Service: A Higher Calling
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09/29/2016 2016 Fast Pitch Networking Event for Law Students & New Attorneys
09/08/2016 GAPABA Mentoring Mixer: All Welcome!
08/18/2016 Reception for Retiring Georgia State Rep. BJay Pak
08/02/2016 2016 GAPABA Annual Partners/Of Counsel Luncheon
07/19/2016 2016 GAPABA Mock Interview, Resume Workshop & Mixer at FordHarrison Atlanta
06/26/2016 2016 GAPABA Tailgate Party: Atlanta Braves v. New York Mets!
06/18/2016 GAPABA & ServiceJuris Join Forces for Community Service!
06/12/2016 Gala Volunteer Appreciation Event: Featuring Chef Sean Rosario & Raj's Pool!
05/29/2016 BRAVES GAME: Exclusive Appreciation Event for GAPABA Premium Sponsors
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05/12/2016 The 3rd Annual GAPABA Gala: JADE, PLATINUM & GOLD LEVEL SPONSOR REGISTRATION
05/12/2016 RAINMAKERS FORUM: EXCLUSIVE GAPABA GALA SPONSORS-ONLY EVENT
04/23/2016 MBLC (Multi-Bar Leadership Counsel) Annual Diversity Celebration & Cook-Off Competition
04/22/2016 GAPABA supports Athena's Warehouse: Spring Bling
04/09/2016 NON-PARTISAN VOTER REGISTRATION DRIVE with Asian Americans Advancing Justice
03/19/2016 GAPABA Oral Argument Workshop for Law Students
03/19/2016 SATURDAY LAWYER PROGRAM: GAPABA Volunteers with AVLF
03/18/2016 3rd Annual Georgia Asylum & Immigration Network (GAIN) GALA: Formal for Freedom
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02/11/2016 GAPABA 2016 Lunar New Year Banquet
01/31/2016 GAPABA GOES TO THE THEATRE
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10/29/2015 GAPABA HAPPY HOUR: #GAPABA GOES TO #NAPABA
10/27/2015 A Reception in Honor of Linda Klein, President-Elect of the ABA
10/20/2015 How to Run for Judicial Office: GAPABA's 3rd Annual Judiciary Committee Event
10/10/2015 GAPABA Sponsoring Asian Americans Advancing Justice (AAAJ Atlanta) Community Champions Banquet
10/10/2015 #TEAMGAPABA joins #TEAWalk2015 at CPACS!
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10/01/2015 GAPABA's Annual In-House Counsel Dinner
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08/20/2015 GAPABA Happy Hour Supporting Athena's Warehouse
08/18/2015 Gate City & GABWA Annual Judicial Reception at King & Spalding
07/29/2015 Reception Honoring Judge Jaslovelin "Jessy" Lall
07/21/2015 GAPABA Mock Interview & Mixer at FordHarrison Atlanta
06/25/2015 Japan's Labor Law: A Talk by the Hon. Tatsuo Okuda,  Assistant Judge, Otsu District Court
06/11/2015 NAPABA Southeast Regional Conference: Orlando, FL
06/07/2015 GAPABA Tailgate Party: Atlanta Braves v. Pittsburgh Pirates!
05/28/2015 Georgia Hispanic Bar Reception for the Hon. Dean Bucci
05/14/2015 GAPABA'S SECOND ANNUAL GALA
04/25/2015 MBLC (Multi-Bar Leadership Counsel) Annual Diversity Celebration & Cook-Off Competition
04/02/2015 GAPABA’s Newly Elected Law Firm Counsel and Partners Luncheon
03/26/2015 Inaugural GAPABA Young Lawyers Division Happy Hour!
03/25/2015 2nd Annual APA Bar Legislative/Lobby Day
02/19/2015 GAPABA 2015 Lunar New Year Banquet
02/18/2015 Asian American Advancing Justice - Legislative Breakfast
01/28/2015 GAPABA Happy Hour Kick Off for 2015
01/15/2015 Swearing-In Ceremony for Judge-Elect Meng Lim
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10/23/2014 In-House Counsel Dinner (Sponsored by Alston & Bird)
10/21/2014 How to Seek Judicial Appointment
10/02/2014 Community Service Project - Serving Meals to Homeless and at-risk Youth
09/27/2014 Center for Puppetry Arts - The Old Man and the Monkeys & Other Chinese Tales
09/16/2014 Fast Pitch Networking Event for Law Students & New Associates
09/09/2014 MBLC 2014 Seth Kirschenbaum Diversity Award Reception
09/06/2014 Georgia Hispanic Bar Association (GHBA) Inaugural Signature Event
08/23/2014 Cancelled due to lack of participation - GAPABA Pool Party: Welcome Law Students / New Lawyers & School Supply Drive (Hosted by The RMN Agency)
08/19/2014 Gate City Bar Association & Georgia Associaton of Black Women Attorneys Annual Judicial Reception
07/20/2014 Braves v. Phillies Game & Tailgaiting
06/17/2014 Beer Tasting & Networking with our friends from KABA-GA
05/15/2014 GAPABA's First Annual Gala: Celebrating Our History, Our Future
04/26/2014 A Taste of MBLC - 2nd Annual Diversity Celebration & Cook-Off Competition
03/26/2014 GAPABA's 2014 Partner / Counsel Lunch (By Invitation Only | Registration Code in email flyer)
01/30/2014 GAPABA's 2014 Lunar New Year Banquet
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