Planning Beings Now – 11th John A. Speziale Alternative Dispute Resolution Symposium

The Speziale ADR Symposium Planning Committee is looking for attorneys who practice family law to serve on a planning committee for the Speziale ADR Symposium to be held at Quinnipiac University School of Law on November 1, 2019. For more information, download this PDF:

Congratulations to the 2018-19 CAPABA Officers and Directors!

We’re excited to announce the election results for the 2018-19 CAPABA Officers and Directors:

President – Prerna Rao
Vice President – Dan Brody
Vice President of Communications – Yuri Min
Vice President of Content and Marketing – Monica Laskos
Treasurer – Wonchi Ju
Secretary – Raymond Withers-Tong

Board of Directors
– Tanya Bovée
– Jenny R. Chou
– Angel Y. Feng
– John S. Ho
– Daniel S. Jo
– Joe Khanna
– Hon. Hunchu Kwak
– Edward C. Lee
– Anna Matsuo
– Ling Ly
– Michelle Querijero
– Calvin K. Woo

Please congratulate and welcome them!

Collaborative Bar Leadership Academy

Applications for the sixth annual Collaborative Bar Leadership Academy (CBLA) is being accepted until May 25, 2018. The CBLA is a collaborative effort among the ABA, NAPABA, Hispanic Nat’l Bar Assoc., Nat’l LGBT Bar Assoc., and Nat’l Native American Bar Assoc. to strengthen the pipeline of diverse bar association leaders through leadership training and professional development programs. Click here for more info and to apply.

NAPABA Convention – Stipends Available

CAPABA is excited to offer up to two (2) stipends of $1,000 each for first-time attendees to the NAPABA Convention! Interested applicants should also have been in practice for five (5) years or less and have sought funding to attend the Convention from other sources, such as an employer. Applications will be reviewed by the CAPABA Board, and the stipend(s) will be awarded at the Board’s discretion. The stipend will be paid via check disbursed after the Convention has concluded and attendance at the Convention is confirmed. Interested applicants should submit a resume and brief statement of interest that includes:  (i) interest in attending the Convention; (ii) description of past and/or expected contribution to CAPABA; (iii) statement of first time attendance to the Convention; and (iv) the applicant’s statement that funding to attend the Convention was sought from other sources but such request was declined. Please submit applications to by Monday, Aug. 20, 5PM EST.