David Chiu Endorsed By Asian American Bar Association (AABA)

AABA of Greater Bay Area Is Largest Local Asian American Bar Association in United States

San Francisco — July 2, 2008 – David Chiu, candidate for District 3 Supervisor, has been endorsed by the Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area (AABA).  The endorsement was announced tonight at a North Beach reception given in David’s honor, hosted by District Attorney Kamala D. Harris, Public Defender Jeff Adachi, and other legal community leaders.

“The Asian American Bar Association has endorsed David Chiu for District 3 Supervisor,” said Celia Lee, AABA President.  “Like AABA, David Chiu has a strong sense of community responsibility and will bring his deep experience and significant talents to serve the public interest.”

AABA is the largest local Asian American bar association in the country and is one of the largest minority bar associations in California.  Founded in 1976, AABA provides Asian American attorneys in the San Francisco Bay Area with a vehicle for the unified opinions and positions on matters of concern to all Asian American attorneys.

“I am honored to receive the endorsement and confidence of the Asian American legal community through the endorsement of AABA,” said David Chiu, candidate for District 3 Supervisor in San Francisco.  “As a public representative, I will continue my fight to ensure people from all walks of life have access to justice, to work tirelessly for equality, and to improve public safety.”