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Members in the News 5.17.23 
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ACBA Members in the News

Members in the news featuring ACBA Board Member Spojmie Nasiri, Tiela Chalmers, and Hadassah Hayashi

Spojmie NasiriACBA Board member Spojmie Nasiri, Law Office Of Spojmie Nasiri, attended the White House Eid Celebration 2023. In her words: The celebration showcased the vibrancy and resilience of the Muslim American community, from doctors and lawyers to educators and activists, all united in advocating for justice and equality for all. Inspired by their work combating Islamophobia, philanthropy, and advocacy for Muslim Americans and recently arrived Afghans, we must remember that American Muslims have been the fabric of this country for decades. As we celebrate this joyous occasion, there is still much work to be done to ensure that American Muslims are treated with the dignity and respect they deserve. We must continue to fight against discrimination, bigotry, and hate, and stand in solidarity with the American Muslim community.

Tiela Chalmers, Hadassah Hayashi and other ECLA attendeesACBA CEO and GC Tiela Chalmers and ACBA Deputy Director Hadassah Hayashi attended the retreat of the Executives of California Lawyers’ Association (ECLA) in San Francisco.

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