Nominations for 2020 are Now Closed

General Information 

The NAPABA Law Firm Diversity Award honors law firms that actively, affirmatively, consistently, and enthusiastically recruit, retain, and promote Asian Pacific American lawyers to equity partnership and firm leadership. It celebrates law firm successes in recognizing the potential, supporting the promise, and raising the influence of Asian Pacific American lawyers.

  • Please be advised that honorees must be present to be eligible to receive award.

Required Materials 

  • Numbers of Asian Pacific American lawyers at different levels throughout all US locations
  • Numbers of lawyers at different levels throughout all US locations
  • Additional diversity figures for all U.S. locations

Supplemental materials include any materials that may be useful to the awards committee in evaluating whether the nominee meets the selection criteria. Supplemental materials should be provided in pdf format. Depending on the size of nominations package materials, nominees may be requested to provide multiple hard copies of the nominations materials to the Awards Committee.

Examples of supplemental materials include:

  • Lists of Asian Pacific American lawyers who serve on the firm’s management committee,
  • Copies of firm policies regarding the mentorship of the firm’s Asian Pacific American lawyers,
  • Summaries of the firm’s participation in programs to increase diversity and inclusion in the legal profession as it relates to Asian Pacific Americans


Contact Robin Glenn.


National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

1612 K Street NW, Ste. 510
Washington, DC 20006


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