The Asian American Bar Association of Kansas City (“AABAKC”) is a non-profit organization of attorneys, judges, law students, and civic leaders in the Kansas City community who are committed to the representation of Asian American interests in the legal profession.

AABAKC is an affiliate of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA). NAPABA is the only national association of Asian American and Pacific American attorneys, judges, law professors, and law students. NAPABA was founded in 1988. NAPABA is a powerful advocate for the APA community across the nation. Over 40,000 attorneys comprise NAPABA, their employers range from solo practices to large firms, corporations, legal service organizations, non-profit organizations, law schools, and government agencies. NAPABA is dedicated in advancing civil rights reform, combating hate crimes, and increasing the diversity of the Federal and State judiciaries.

AABAKC is committed to bringing NAPABA’s mission and goals to Kansas City, and serves as an advocate for the local Asian Pacific American community.

For a brief summary of our history, click here.