RISE co-sponsors a panel discussion to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

RISE, along with the Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Southern California Lawyers Association, and community sponsors are proud to present:

A panel discussion celebrating APA women in leadership roles, exploring the barriers and biases facing APA women, and confronting sexual harassment and sexism in the workplace.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 | 6 pm: Reception | 7 pm: Panel Begins

Ronald F. Deaton Civic Auditorium | 100 W. 1st St., Los Angeles, CA 90012                                         Dinner provided by Park’s Finest                                                                                                                 Cost: Free | RSVP today | Register at http://www.apaba.org/events

  • This event will also support For the Child, a non-profit organization dedicated to building healthy lives for children and families, free of abuse, neglect and violence.  Please bring new or gently used children’s clothing (ages 0-13) to donate.
  • Event is qualified for 1.00 Elimination of Bias MCLE credit.  APABA is a State Bar approved MCLE provider.


Karin H. Wang – Moderator                                                                                                                Executive Director, UCLA Law School’s Epstein Program

Hon. Dolly M. Gee                                                                                                                                      U.S. District Court Judge, Central District of California

Laboni A. Hoq                                                                                                                                              Litigation Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – LA

Celene Chan Andrews                                                                                                                                    Partner, Kasdan Lippsmith Weber Turner LLP

Anna Y. Park                                                                                                                                              Regional Attorney, EEOC – LA

For more information about RISE, contact:  Celeste Brecht Partner, Venable LLP at cmbrecht@Venable.com or +1 310.229.9974

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