Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Staff Listing

Executive

Orange County Regional Office

Administration

  • Lona Cheung
    Senior Accountant
  • Kate Chung
    Accountant
  • Coordinator
  • Angelique Jackson
    Office Administrator
  • Executive Assistant
  • Director of Information Technology
  • Janet Park
    Receptionist II
  • James Weng
    Information Technology Support Manager

Organizational Outreach

Development

Direct Services

  • Direct Services Director
  • Staff Attorney
  • Sze (Alice) Chan
    Community Legal Advocate - Chinese (DOJ Accredited)
  • Staff Attorney
  • Community Legal Advocate - Chinese
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Sandra Chung, Esq.
    Staff Attorney II
  • Timony Dharmpetarksakul
    Community Legal Advocate Thai
  • ESL Civics Instructor (DOJ Accredited)
  • Thuwadara Goldman
    Community Legal Assistant - Thai
  • Administrative Assistant (DOJ Accredited)
  • Theresa Jung
    Coordinator
  • Project Director - Citizenship
  • Project Director - ALLIP
  • Citizenship Project Staff Attorney
  • Staff Attorney
  • Legal Advocate - Immigration Project (DOJ Accredited)
  • Izumi Miyake, Esq.
    Staff Attorney II
  • Staff Attorney
  • Legal Advocate - Immigration Project (DOJ Accredited Representative)
  • Terry Park
    Community Legal Advocate - Korean
  • Parija Patel, Esq.
    Staff Attorney
  • Quynh Pham
    Community Legal Advocate – Vietnamese
  • Equal Justice Works Emerson Fellow
  • Sophaleena S. Gershoff
    Community Legal Advocate II - Khmer
  • Faith Santoso, Esq.
    Staff Attorney II
  • Jeanette H. Sayno
    Community Legal Advocate - Tagalog
  • Dickran Sevlian, Esq.
    Staff Attorney
  • Caleb Song
    Community Legal Advocate Korean
  • Betty Song, Esq.
    Project Director - SAFE
  • Senior Paralegal DOJ Accredited Representative
  • Project Director - Immigration
  • Huy Tran
    Citizenship Grants Manager (DOJ Accredited)
  • Karina Trieu
    Citizenship Coordinator (DOJ Accredited)
  • Ayano Wolff, Esq.
    Staff Attorney
  • Senior Staff Attorney
  • Jing Zhang
    Paralegal II

Impact Litigation

Leadership Development

  • Leadership Development Director
  • LDIR Program Manager
  • Leadership Program Coordinator
  • Edward Flores
    Youth Coordinator
  • Project Director - Youth and Parent Leadership Development
  • Agustin Herrera
    Youth and Parent Advocate
  • Julio Orellana
    School and Family Coordinator
  • Araceli Simeon-Luna
    PON Project Director

Policy

For Legal Help

Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356

ត្រូវការជំនួយជាភាសាខ្មែរ:

800.867.3126
도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583
Cần sự giúp đỡ: 800.267.7395

 

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.