Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Orange County Advisory Councils

Orange County Executive Advisory Council

In 2015, Advancing Justice-LA formed its Orange County Executive Advisory Council (OC EAC) as a formal support network for the Orange County (OC) office. Members include leaders from the corporate and legal sectors as well as local Asian bar associations, and they support the OC office through fundraising and providing pro bono counsel.

Co-Chairs

Gloria Lee, Esq., Rutan & Tucker

Yoko Yagi, Esq., Home Depot

Members

Seung W. Baik, Esq., Agility Fuel Solutions

Zafar Brooks, Hyundai Motor America

Howard W. Chu, Esq., Greenberg Traurig LLP

Brian Chuan, South Coast Plaza

Lillian Chu, Esq., Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP

Joseph Cruz, Esq., Ernst & Young LLP

Yimeng Dou, Esq., Kirkland & Ellis LLP

John Fujii, Esq., Silver & Wright LLP

Mark Furuya, Esq., Clark Construction Group – California

Robert J. Gandy, Esq., Severson & Wersong,

Thai T. Hoang, CFA., Wells Fargo

Anita Y. Hsu, Esq., MBK Real Estate Companies

Jerry Huang, Esq., VIZIO

Jay H. Im, Esq., Netflix

Jennifer Ishiguro, Esq., AutoGravity

Shigenobu Itoh, Esq., Rutan & Tucker LLP

Josh Ji, Esq., Greenberg Gross LLP

Amrita Jolly, Esq., Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy LLP

Katie Kalvoda, G3 Ventures

John Kang, Esq., Kang Spanos & Moos LLP

Thomas Kao, Esq., Keller/Anderle LLP

Rochelle Karr, Esq., O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Benjamin Kim, Esq., Nixon Peabody LLP

Daniel Kim, MerchLabs

David Kim, Esq., Niagara Water

Eugene Kim, Esq., Stream Kim

Eugene Kim, Esq., Ingram Micro Inc.

Johanna Kim, Esq., Kerymen LLC

Kenneth Kim, M.D., WCCT Global

Sora Kim, Esq., Portfolio  

Adrienne Lee, Esq., Sheppard Mullin LLP

Eduardo Lee, Wahoo's Fish Taco

Suzy Lee, Esq., Toshiba America Inc. 

Vivian Long, The Long Family Foundation

Rondine Macadaeg, Esq., Elevate Tomorrow

Tam Nguyen, M.D., MBA, Advance Beauty College

Tram-Anh Nguyen, Esq., Microvention, Inc.

Teddy Nguyen, Esq., Liberty Dental Plan

Ginger Ong

James Pack, Esq., Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy LLP

John Paik, Esq., Knobbe Martens

Angela Pak, Ogletree Deakins

Daniel Park, Mofe Inc.

Sunny Park, M.D.

Wade Pyun, Esq., US Bancorp

Frank J. Quevedo, Quevedo Group, LLC

Sophia Shin, Esq., Greenberg Traurig LLP

Carol Su, Esq., Jones Day

Ryan Tanaka, J.D., Cypress Communities LLC

Jack Toan, MBA, Wells Fargo

Ajit Thind, Esq., Rutan & Tucker

Louise Truong, Esq., Buchalter

Mei Tsang, Esq., Umberg Zipser LLP

Jenny Wang, Esq., MerchSource

Natalie L. Wang, Esq., Alorica

Tony Wang, Esq., O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Elaine Wu, WHGC PLC

Dennis Yeoh, Esq., VIZIO

Mike Yim, Quantum Capital Partners

 

Orange County Community Advisory Council

In 2016, Advancing Justice-LA launched an additional leadership group in Orange County -- the Orange County Community Advisory Council (OC CAC), whose main focus is to build a strong coalition of AANHPI community leaders and groups in order to raise the visibility and voice of the AANHPI community in Orange County.  The OC CAC is comprised of key leaders from the OC AANHPI and nonprofit organizations, law schools and universities, the judiciary and local Asian bar associations.  

Co-Chairs

Mary Anne Foo, M.P.H., OCAPICA

Dr. Linda Trinh Vo, University of California, Irvine

Members

Ellen Ahn, J.D., M.S.W., Korean Community Services

Hussam Ayloush, MBA, Council on American-Islamic Relations - LA

Katie Brazer, CHIRLA

Jury Candelario, APAIT

Ellen Chen, ENO 

Susie Park Dickman, Esq., Chapman Law School

The Honorable Judge Halim Dhanidina, The LA County Superior Court

Nathaniel F. Epstein, Esq. 

Leigh Ferrin, Esq., Public Law Center

Caroline Hahn, Esq., Law Office of Caroline Hahn

Miguel Hernandez, OC Congregation Community Organization

T. Linh Ho, Esq., Superior Court of CA

Cecilia Hong, Esq. Magarian & DiMercurio

Ken Inouye, CPA, Japanese American Citizens League

Isabel Kang, Korean Resource Center

Alexander C. Kim, MBA., Three Kings Public Affairs

Janine Kim, Esq., Dale E Fowler School of Law

Jeannie Kim, Esq., OC Asian American Bar Association

Lisa Kim, Esq., California Department of Justice

Jennifer Lee Koh, Western State College of Law

Susan Lew

Annie Lai, Esq., University of California, Irvine

Zhihai Li, We Irvine & The Chinese American Mutual Association

Michelle Miu, Esq., The Myers Law Group

Becky Nguyen, Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation

Christine Nguyen, Esq.,Vietnamese American Bar Association of Southern California

Tricia Nguyen, M.P.H., Southland Integrated Services, Inc

Dr. Eliza Noh, California State University, Fullerton

Jane Ka'ala Pang, Pacific Islander Health Partnership

Ho-El Park, Esq., Korean American Chamber of Commerce of OC

Vattana Peong, M.P.H., The Cambodian Family Community Center

Cheryl Kang Prout, Esq., Orange County Korean American Bar Association

Shakeel Syed, Orange County Communities Organized for Responsible Development

Sr. Thuy Tran, CSJ., St. Joseph Hospital

Nate Watanabe, Esq., Orange County Asian American Bar Association

 Jacob Wu,  Orange County Chinese Chamber of Commerce 

 

 

Updated 5/7/18

 

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.

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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.