Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Board of Directors

Executive Committee

  • Board Chair, IW Group, Inc.
  • Paul S. Chan, Esq.
    Vice Chair & Chair, Litigation Workgroup, Bird Marella
  • Secretary & Chair, Governance Committee, Southern California Gas Company
  • Peter Y. Huh
    Tresurer & Chair, Finance Committee, Pacific American Fish Company, Inc.
  • Chair, Audit Committee & Co-Chair, Executive Advisory Council, Famco Investments
  • Phillip Lee
    Co-Chair, Development Committee, Jamison Services, Inc.
  • Jack S. Yeh, Esq.
    Co-Chair, Development Committee, Sidley Austin, LLP
  • Thomas Lee, Esq.
    Chair, Employment Workgroup, Wells Fargo
  • John Lim, Esq.
    Co-Chair, Executive Advisory Council & Chair, Building Committee, LimNexus, LLP
  • Co-Chair, Executive Advisory Council, LimNexus, LLP

Members at Large

  • Andrew Cheng, Esq.
    Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
  • Anjan Choudhury, Esq.
    Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
  • Beong-Soo Kim, Esq.
    Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.
  • Joseph K. Kim, Esq.
    O'Melveny & Myers LLP
  • Jade Leung, Esq.
    The Walt Disney Company
  • Tan & Sakiyama, A Prof. Corporation
  • Olivia Samad, Esq.
    Southern California Edison
  • Fern Shaw
    Southern California District United Postal Service
  • Linda Shim
    Comcast Universal
  • Anne Shintaku
  • Christine Song
    Capital Guardian Trust Company
  • Board Member, Marie Tan, CPA, A Prof. Corporation
  • Hon. Casimiro U. Tolentino
    Administrative Law Judge State of California (Retired)
  • Spring Wang
    54 Green Street Realty Corporation


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

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356
도움이 필요하십니까: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583


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.