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WLS APALSA Wins Affiliate of the Year Award

APALSA of Whittier recently attended the NAPABA (National Asian Pacific American Bar Association) convention this past weekend (18th – 21st of November) in Los Angeles.

Awards were announced during the conference this past weekend.

The NAPALSA Best Affiliate of the Year Award ($500) went to Whittier Law School.

The NAPALSA Student of the Year Awards, including $1500 awards from BarBri to be discounted from a bar review course, were presented to Patrick Soon of Whittier Law School, Jennifer Kishimizu of University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, and Anna Lam of Suffolk University Law School. The NAPALSA Board Member of the Year Award, also a $1500 BarBri award, was presented to Smrithi Mohan, NAPALSA’s outgoing Conference Chair. Congrats to all the award recipients!

Video of the award accepted

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