SAVE THE DATE | NFALA Mid-Year Leadership Summit on April 12-14, 2024. Location TBA

The NFALA Mid-Year Leadership Summit is an annual forum that convenes leaders of the Filipino American legal community to engage in strategic planning sessions, share resources, and strengthen relationships across all the regions that comprise NFALA’s national network of attorneys, judges, law students, and legal academics.

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NFALA's Government & Public Sector Network presents "The Role of Non-Profit and Government Attorneys in Advancing Social Justice" | January 17, 2024 from 5-6 pm PST

This virtual panel will explore how attorneys in non-profit organizations and government agencies collaborate to address social justice issues, including civil rights, access to justice, and equity.

Panelists Include:

                • Michael Aguhar, Program Director at the Crossroads Fund
                • Kevin Benedicto, San Francisco Police Commission
                • Carolyn Cole, Washington State Administrative Office of the Courts
                • Rose Cuison-Villazor, Rutgers University

For more information, contact NFALA GPS Co-Chairs Abigail Rivamonte Mesa ( or Raymond Rollan (

NFALA Lifetime Membership Drive | 2023 Exclusive Pricing

In December 2023, we are thrilled to extend a special invitation to you to become an NFALA lifetime member for a one-time cost of $750.00. As we celebrate this season of giving and togetherness, we want to offer you the opportunity to join our exclusive circle of lifetime members and partake in a host of exciting benefits designed just for you.

To take advantage of this limited-time offer, you may visit our website and select "Direct Lifetime Member **2023 Exclusive Pricing**" when submitting your application, or to learn more about the benefits of becoming a lifetime member, please contact us at

NFALA Foundation - Giving Tuesday - November 28, 2023

Formed in 2018, the NFALA Foundation is the nonprofit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization that works closely with the National Filipino American Lawyers Association (NFALA) to cultivate a pipeline of leaders through scholarship and financial aid to students interested in the legal profession, as well as spearheading fundraising efforts to support these program.

To donate to the NFALA Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, visit

NFALA 2023 Scholarship Recipients include (Pictured from top to bottom):

- Brianna Zamora, Seattle University School of Law, 2023 Raymond L. Ocampo Jr. Family Scholarship

- Alyssa Gonzaga, University of California, Irvine, 2023 NFALA President's Scholarship

- RG Yamba, American University, 2023 NFALA LGBTQ+ Scholarship

- Dominick Williams, University of California, Berkeley, 2023 NFALA Government/Public Sector Scholarship

To learn more about our 2023 scholarship recipients, visit here

NFALA Celebrates National Philippine Parents’ Day!

December 4 is National Philippine Parents’ Day. Throughout December, NFALA - National Filipino American Lawyers Association will celebrate and feature NFALA members’ parents for the journey and sacrifices they have made.

To see NFALA members' parents featured, visit here

2024 NFALA Midyear Bid Process is Open!

The National Filipino American Lawyers Association (NFALA) seeks proposals from affiliate and regional leaders to host the annual Mid-Year Leadership Summit in the spring of 2024. Interested members are asked to submit proposals no later than Friday, December 29, 2023, 5:00 pm PST.

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