Iranian American Lawyers Association (IALA)
, the first association of Iranian American attorneys in the U.S., is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization formed in California. Based in Los Angeles since 1994, IALA has played an important role in the legal community with a commitment to networking, education and public service.
IALA is a non-political, non-religious, not-for-profit, professional organization, comprised of qualified legal professionals in good standing, which seeks to empower its members and foster awareness in the community by:
(1) hosting networking events; (2) preserving, protecting and maintaining the integrity of the legal profession; (3) educating members, the legal community and the public; and (4) conducting public service events for the benefit of the community at large.
is extended to practicing lawyers in good standing, judges and law students.
Other professionals and the community at large are invited to sign-up as Non-member Friends of IALA
to remain in contact with IALA, and be able to sign up for various events.