As the six-month anniversary approaches of the March 16 spa shootings that killed eight people in Cherokee and Fulton counties, attorneys are banding together to support the victims’ families and educate against future hate crimes.

One Atlantic Center, 1201 W. Peachtree St. Atlanta. Atlanta office of Alston & Bird. Photo John Disney/ALM One Atlantic Center, 1201 W. Peachtree St. N.W., Atlanta. the Atlanta office of Alston & Bird. (Photo John Disney/ALM)

The Korean-American Bar Association of Georgia, Georgia Asian Pacific American Bar Association and its law foundation have teamed together to launch a national advisory board in efforts to advance its joint Asian American Pacific Islander Crime Victims and Education Fund.