Speakers

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Sight Unseen: Asian American Legal Struggles 

  • Glenn D. Magpantay – Executive Director of National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance

  • Anita Wu – Interim Supervising Attorney at Legal Services NYC

  • William Xu – Brooklyn Defender Services

Asian American Leadership, In and Out of the Firm 

  • Concepcion Montoya – Partner at Hinshaw and Culbertson, LLP
  • Julius Towers- In House Attorney
  • David Lat – Founder and Managing Editor of Above the Law
  • June Dipchand – Partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom;
  • Joon Kim – Deputy U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York

Lunch Talk: “Foreign” Americans: How Asian Americans Fit into the American Dialogue on Race

  • William Wang- Assistant Attorney General in the Charities Bureau of the Office of the New York State Attorney General

  • Rose Villazor – Professor of Law and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Hall Research Scholar at the University of California at Davis School of Law

  • Rex Chen – Mentor Attorney at Safe Passage Project

Microaggressions and Discrimination in the Workplace

  • Richard Young – Partner at Young & Ma LLP
  • Ji Hye You – Partner at Schulte, Roth & Zabel
  • Thomas Y. Yee – Partner at Knobbe Martens

Workshop: The “It Factor”: How Impressions Make a Difference

  • Steve Chung – Senior Vice President, NBCUniversal, AABANY Board Member

  • Lawrence Wee – Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, LLP; AABANY Board Member

 


The Asian American Bar Association of New York is certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider. The CLE programs in this conference have been approved in accordance with the requirements of the CLE Board for the credits indicated. Financial aid is available for eligible CLE participants; please write to cle@aabany.org for an application.