Join the South Asian Bar Association of British Columbia

    SABABC is committed to promoting the professional development of the South Asian legal community through networking, advocacy and mentoring. SABABC hosts panels, continuing legal education courses, and workshops on career development, social justice issues, and current events.

    SABABC aims to remove any barriers South Asian students may face in pursuing a career in the legal profession and those faced by the South Asian community in accessing justice and educational programs in the community.

    We invite all lawyers, paralegals, law students and judges to please join SABABC in its commitment to achieving these goals.

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    Become a Volunteer

    SABABC’s Executive and Board is made up of volunteers who take away time from their practices, families, and social lives to contribute to a greater cause. There is a lot of work to be done in the profession and in the community at large.

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    UPCOMING EVENTS:

    Board Games Night

    Join SABABC for a night of fun, networking, and strategic gameplay at our upcoming Board Games Night! 
     
    Date: February 20, 2024
    Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
    Location: Pizzeria Ludica
     
    This casual networking event is the perfect opportunity for law students and junior lawyers to connect with like-minded professionals, build new relationships, and enjoy a variety of board games in a relaxed atmosphere. 
     
    Don’t miss out on the chance to unwind, have a blast, and expand your professional network. Please note that due to capacity restrictions, this event is strictly limited to 20 attendees. Please click on the link below to register and confirm your attendance.
     

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    NCA/LLM Q&A Panel,

    SABABC is pleased to partner with FACLBC to co-host a virtual NCA/LLM Q&A Panel, specifically tailored for internationally trained lawyers and law graduates. The NCA/LLM Q&A Panel will be taking place on Wednesday February 21, 2024 from 5:30PM to 7:00PM on Zoom. 
     
    The panel will be a dynamic Q&A session featuring internationally trained lawyers who have successfully completed their NCA or LLMCL, and are currently working in different law firms. The speakers will share valuable insights into their journey of transitioning into the legal practice in British Columbia.
     
    Speakers include:
    • Gurpreet Kang (NCA), Highland Law
    • Steven Mangat (NCA), Richards Buell Sutton LLP
    • Alex Mok (LLMCL), Allen/McMillan Litigation Counsel
    • Rachel Wong (NCA), Mogan Daniels Slager LLP
    • Jennifer Lau (Moderator), Director of Professional Resources at Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
     
    Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to gain firsthand knowledge from our amazing speakers. Register now at the link below. 
     
     
     

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