Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Members at Large

  • Michael J. Brennan
  • Paul S. Chan, Esq.
    Bird, Marella, Boxer, Wolpert, Nessim, Drooks & Lincenberg
  • Shirley S. Cho, Esq.
    Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP
  • Fung Der
    Bank of America
  • Leslie Furukawa, Esq.
    Gomez & Furukawa
  • Johnnie Giles
  • Veronica Gutierrez
    Southern California Edison
  • Peter Y. Huh
    Pacific American Fish Company
  • Roy Jasso
    Wells Fargo
  • Alvin D. Kang
  • Kathleen C. Kim, Esq.
    Loyola Law School
  • Joseph K. Kim, Esq.
    O'Melveny & Myers LLP
  • C. David Lee, Esq.
    Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
  • Stephen C. Lee, Esq.
    BP America Inc.
  • Joseph M. Lumarda
    Capital Guardian Trust Company
  • Timothy J. McCallion
  • Loc Nam Nguyen
    Catholic Charities of Los Angeles
  • Mary Jane Perez
  • Anne Shen Smith
    Southern California Gas Company
  • Kevin M. Tamaki
  • Dennis Uyemura
  • John Yamamoto, Esq.
    Kaiser Permanente
  • Jack S. Yeh, Esq.
    Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

For Legal Help

Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

Main: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356


도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583
Cần sự giúp đỡ: 800.267.7395


Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.