Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

California Policy Manager

Asian Americans Advancing Justice- CA

Andrew T. Medina is Asian Americans Advancing Justice-California’s (Advancing Justice-California) Policy Manager and brings more than eleven years of state public service experience. He is responsible for advocating Advancing Justice-California’s legislative agenda in the State Capitol, as well as expanding and strengthening coalitions that serve the interests of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) communities in the state. Advancing Justice-California is a partnership of Advancing Justice-LA and Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus in San Francisco.
Prior to joining Advancing Justice-California, Andrew served as the consultant for the California Asian & Pacific Islander (API) Legislative Caucus, which is comprised of Asian American members of the California State Legislature. He started at the California State Assembly in 2004 as a scheduler for former-Assemblymember Judy Chu and later served as a legislative aide and then legislative director for former-Assemblymember Mike Eng before joining the API Legislative Caucus in 2009.
Andrew graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from UC Davis, double majoring in English and Asian American Studies.

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.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356
हिंदी 855.971.2552


도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
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.