Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Staff Attorney

Norodom, Esq.

Seda Norodom is a Staff Attorney for Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA's Citizenship Project. She provides legal assistance and consultations to immigrants wishing to undergo the process of naturalization. Norodom provides legal assistance at citizenship workshops held by Advancing Justice-LA as well as by partner organizations serving the Cambodian and South Asian communities.

Prior to joining the Advancing Justice-LA staff, Norodom was a volunteer attorney at Advancing Justice-LA's citizenship workshops for 5 years. She has worked overseas in immigration, family, and employment law. She also interned at the Advancing Justice-AAJC office in Washington, D.C. during undergrad.

Norodom received her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. She received her bachelor of arts degree in Political Science and Spanish from the University of California, Davis. Norodom speaks Cambodian and Spanish.


Area of Work: 


Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants (DRAI)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday - Friday

For more information or to apply to DRAI, please call: 

Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese)  (213) 241-8872
Khmer  (213) 241-8877
Korean  (213) 241-8873
Tagalog  (213) 241-8874
Thai  (213) 241-8875
Vietnamese  (213) 241-8876
English/Other, Non-Spanish  (213) 241-8880
Spanish/English** (CARECEN)  (213) 315-2659
Spanish/English** (CHIRLA)  (213) 201-8700
 (213) 395-9547

*This list will continue to expand.
** Spanish assistance available through CARECEN & CHIRLA.
***We are experiencing heavier call volume than usual. We highly encourage you to call your native language phone line, the wait time may be shorter. 

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.