Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

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During the last 30 years, Advancing Justice - LA’s (and the Asian Pacific American Legal Center's) many staff, interns, volunteers, board and Executive Advisory Council members have helped make make our organization what it is.  We started out with one part-time staff in 1983 and have grown to more than 80 staff in 2013.  We want to thank all of you who spent time at Advancing Justice - LA /APALC and continue to support our organization.  Please help us get in contact with Advancing Justice - LA/APALC alumni. 
Below are links to lists of Advancing Justice - LA's alumni sorted by decade:
1980s   1990s   2000s   2010s
We are asking for your help in 3 ways:
1. If you or someone you know is on the list, we want to hear from you to make sure we have the correct contact information.  
2. If anyone is missing, please let us know.  
3. And finally, we are looking for reflections on your time with Advancing Justice - LA/APALC.  

Please email [email protected] or fill out the form below to provide updated information. 

We look forward to seeing all of our alumni this coming year, at events including our Twilight Reception for Alumni in June, 30th Anniversary Dinner in October, and the Advancing Justice Conference in November!



Our helplines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: discrimination, family, immigration, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights. 

English: 888.349.9695
中文: 800.520.2356
한글: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ภาษาไทย: 800.914.9583
Tiếng Việt: 714.477.2958


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.