Starbucks Mentorship Program

Starbucks Law & Corporate Affairs Department is pleased to announce the fifth year of the Starbucks Diversity Mentorship Program. This program will connect Starbucks in-house lawyers with private practice junior attorneys from diverse backgrounds in one-to-one entorship relationships. Starbucks legal department boasts one of the most experienced and diverse groups of attorneys in the region, and its lawyers are…

Feldman & Lee: Attorney Position Available p

Feldman & Lee has an opening in our Kent office for an attorney with 1 – 3 years of experience.  This office handles primarily personal injury, criminal defense, and family law cases.  Experience in any of these areas is a plus.  Proficiency in the Vietnamese language is strongly preferred. Date Posted: 03.10.15. Expiration Date for…

Hong Duc Clerkship Applications are Posted!

Work for a TOP 10 INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRM and live abroad this summer! Thank you for your interest in the Vietnamese American Bar Association of Washington (“VABAW”) Hồng Đức Clerkship VABAW recognizes that an international perspective will greatly enrich and broaden a law student’s legal education and experience.  To that end, VABAW created the Hồng…

Renew Your VABAW Membership for 2015!

It’s that time of year again to renew your membership.  Don’t miss out on the great social events, community involvement, and career connections that a membership in VABAW brings.  We are kicking off the first of many celebrations with our Tết event (Lunar New Year) which will include food, drinks, li xi (red envelopes), firecrackers,…

Celebrate the end of the year at the first ever MBA Ugly Sweater Party!

VABAW is excited to co-host the first ever MBA holiday Ugly Sweater Party, sponsored by Preg O’Donnell & Gillett. Come join your local Minority Bar Associations (MBA) for a night of Fun, Celebration, and Ugly Sweaters! When: December 11, 2014 Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm Where: Preg O’Donnell & Gillett 901 5th Ave #3400, Seattle, WA Info: Serving refreshments and snacks…

Get your tickets for VABAW’s Tenth Annual Banquet!

The Vietnamese American Bar Association Washington’s  Tenth Annual Banquet “Building a Legacy” When: Thursday, November 13, 2014, at 5:30 PM Where: Triple Door, 216 Union Street, Seattle, WA 98107 Tickets: $75 Members and $95 General VABAW is celebrating its 10-year anniversary, and we would love to have you join us in the festivities! You can find the invitation here,…

Scholarship Application for NAPABA Convention Due TODAY!

Today is the last day to apply for scholarships (which may include registration waivers and/or travel expense reimbursements) to attend the 2014 NAPABA Convention in Phoenix/Scottsdale.  Here is a link to the application, which is very easy to complete:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/10566gztPLCTPsyA1_Sm3mSaT5uoYNhWTB1ZC1x75sic/viewform.   We have another fantastic Convention planned and you won’t want to miss it.  The…

Join VABAW’s Team for Walk for Rice

YOU WANT TO FIGHT HUNGER? WALK FOR RICE WITH VABAW Please join the Vietnamese American Bar Association of Washington (VABAW) as we Walk for Rice this year.  Walk for Rice is a great way to meet people, have fun and support a wonderful cause.  This fund-raising event features a 2.5 mile walk or run at…

VABAW Judicial Externship Program

Deadline Extended for VABAW Judicial Externship Program; Additional Externship Slot Available. VABAW is pleased to announce that Judge John Ruhl of King County Superior Court has offered to host an extern this summer, joining existing sponsoring judges Sean O’Donnell and John Chun. VABAW recognizes that a judicial externship will greatly enrich and broaden a law…