APABA DC is the oldest and largest association of Asian Pacific American (APA) attorneys in the Washington, D.C. area. For the past 40 years, we have served our community by promoting the professional growth and advancement of our members, shedding light on issues affecting the APA legal community in the Washington, D.C. area, and enabling our members to work collaboratively with other leaders to serve the community at large
APABA-DC has compiled a list of hate crime resources which can be found here.
We strongly encourage you to report any hate crimes or hate/bias-related incidents against Asian Pacific Americans to Stop AAPI hate, as well as to your local FBI office and state attorney general's office.
Additional resources include pro bono legal resources for victims of hate crimes through the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) as well as toolkits that provide critical information for victims of hate crimes and hate/bias-related incidents, community-based organizations, and community leaders. The materials are available in English and 23 Asian American, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander languages.