Welcome to the Asian American Bar Association of Houston

About the AABA

The Asian American Bar Association of Houston (AABA) is a voluntary organization of attorneys, judges, and law students of Asian heritage or who have Asian American interests. Founded in 1984, the AABA's membership reflects all aspects of Houston's Asian American legal community. In coordinating social events, continuing legal education, and pro bono and volunteer opportunities, the AABA promotes the Houston society of Asian American lawyers and addresses the needs of Houston's Asian American community.

Upcoming Events

Conversation with Mayoral Candidates Monday, November 30, 2015 More Info Bill King and Rep. Sylvester Turner
Moderated by Lisa Trapani Shumate, Houston Public Media

Houston Baptist University
Morris Cultural Arts Center
7502 Fondren Road
Houston, Texas 77074
7:00 - 8:00 PM - Doors open at 6:30 PM

RSVP at the Asian Chamber of Commerce website at the following URL (copy and paste):


Sponsored by Houston Baptist University - Department of Law and Society

-Asian Chamber of Commerce
-Asian Real Estate Association of America Houston Chapter
-Boat People SOS Houston
-Chinese Merchants Association
-Filipino American Caucus for Empowerment
-Japanese American Citizens League Houston Chapter
-Korean American Chamber of Commerce
-OCA-Greater Houston
-Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce Texas
-South Asian Chamber of Commerce
-Taiwanese Chamber of Commerce of Greater Houston

Supporting Organizations:
-Asian American Bar Association of Houston
-Asia Society Texas Center
-Chinese Community Center

This is an educational program as the organizations involved do not lobby or endorse candidates.
Is Your Data Safe? How to prevent data breaches and respond to them after you've been hacked. Wednesday, December 9, 2015 More Info | RSVP Please join AABA of Houston for a CLE luncheon and panel discussion:

Is Your Data Safe?
How to prevent data breaches and respond to them after you've been hacked.

Michael Chu, U.S. Department of Justice
Christopher Koa, Dorsey & Whitney
Nicole Perry, Jones Day

Recent studies show that the average length of time between the occurrence of a cyberattack and a company's discovery of the attack is 205 days. Our panelists will discuss the importance of cybersecurity preparedness for both companies and law firms, including how to respond and mitigate loss when a breach occurs, and how to minimize the risk of an attack.

Wednesday, December 9
11:30 AM - Registration
12:00 - 1:00 PM - Lunch and panel discussion
Jones Day, 717 Texas, Suite 3300, Houston, TX 77002

1.0 participatory hours CLE pending approval
Lunch will be provided
Free for AABA members and guests
AABA and AABF Holiday Party and Toy Drive celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the AABF Saturday, December 12, 2015 More Info | RSVP Come join the AABA and AABF for lunch and special activities in celebrating the holidays and the 10th Anniversary of the AABF!

Time & Location:
11:30 AM @ The Morian Outlook inside the Houston Museum of Natural Science. 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030.

Please bring a toy or winter coat donation benefiting children and families who are victims of domestic violence. This year's charity is Boat People SOS.

Event Sponsor:
Thank you to Summit Financial Printing for generously underwriting this year's AABA and AABF Holiday Party!

Attendance and general museum admission is free for all AABA members and family. Space is limited. Please RSVP here.

For questions, please contact Michele Nguyen at michele@michelenguyenlaw.com
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