Our Mission

The Oregon Filipino American Lawyers Association is a professional association of Filipino American judges, lawyers, law students and legal professionals, and supporters.  We work together to:

  • share and validate our experiences as Filipino American legal professionals;

  • increase the visibility of Filipino American legal professionals and their accomplishments;

  • promote equality and multiculturalism by increasing diversity within the Oregon State Bar and within the broader legal system;

  • empower Oregon’s Filipino American community by increasing its access to the legal system;

  • cultivate relationships between the Oregon Filipino American Lawyers Association and other Filipino American organizations; and,

  • celebrate Filipino American culture and heritage.