Special Honors

2016 Notable Member Honors!

DAABA is proud to announce that the below members have been awarded the following recognitions:

Kelly Chen, of Munck Wilson Mandala, LLP, was named by the Asian Pacific Interest Section of the Texas State Bar (“APIS”) as one of its Best Lawyers Under 40 for 2016

Chris Kang, of Haynes and Boone, LLP, was named by APIS as one of its Best Lawyers Under 40 for 2016

Sean Hamada, of Carter Scholer Arnett Hamada & Mockler, was named by APIS as the 2016 Outstanding Mentor of the Year

John Ting, of Ting and Tran Law Firm, was awarded the 2016 Pro Bono Award by the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Jonathan “Trace” Hamada, a sophmore at the School for the Talented and Gifted at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview was awarded DAABA’s 2016 Taryn Vu Outstanding Youth Scholarship.

Paul Lein, of Locke Lord LLP was awarded DAABA’s 2016 Outstanding Member Award.

Aisha U-Kiu, of Robert Half Legal, was awarded DAABA’s 2016 Community Leader Award.

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, from the 30th District of Texas, as awarded DAABA’s 2016 Champion of Diversity Award.

Do you have an award or recognition to report? Please let us know at recognitions@daaba.org!