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Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and What You Need to Know for Yourself, Your Staff and Your Practice

May 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Armenian Bar Association and the Armenian American Medical Society are hosting a Zoom webinar on the Paycheck Protection Program on May 19, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. PST!

Please click here to join the webinar: https://lnkd.in/gMu6k7t

One hour of CLE participatory credit is available for this program.


Please join speakers Sev Araradian, Vice President, Relationship Manager of First Century Bank, and Ara Babaian, Esq. of Encore Law Group as they provide insightful information on the PPP and how it can impact you and your practice.

Ara A. Babaian, Esq.

Founding Partner, Encore Law Group

Ara Babaian is a business attorney who strives to enhance and protect his clients’ interests in order to create more rigorous economies that will benefit the clients’ owners, employees and business partners. With that goal in mind, he founded Encore Law Group in 2011, which now has offices in Los Angeles and Santa Barbara. In this endeavor, Ara represents large corporations as well as startups, emerging growth companies and professionals in various industries, including Health Care, Technology, Entertainment and Media, Real Estate, Manufacturing and Distribution, Restaurant, Retail and Professional Services. His practice focuses on business transactions, including buying and selling companies (M&A), partnership formations, and investor raises, and also business advisory services such as forming entities, negotiating contracts, developing executive compensation plans, and managing employee and contractor matters. Ara also acts as outside General Counsel to many of his clients.

Ara was elected as a Southern California Super Lawyer from 2015 through 2020, as well as a Rising Star previous to that, both honors given only to a few eligible lawyers in California. He earned his JD in 2001 from Loyola Law School with honors and his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California at Berkeley where he double-majored in English Literature and Molecular Cell Biology and minored in Creative Writing.

Sev Araradian

Vice President, First Century Bank

Sev Araradian is Vice President, Relationship Manager of 1st Century Bank’s Century City Office. Mr. Araradian has over 25 years of experience in private banking, servicing firms and locally-held businesses in Los Angeles. Prior to joining 1st Century Bank, Mr. Araradian spent 10 years with First Republic Bank, in Los Angeles and New York, where he was the Managing Director and oversaw the LA and New York regions. Mr. Araradian focuses his efforts on offering private and commercial banking to professional service firms, property management companies, local businesses and non-for-profit organizations. Mr. Araradian, was also on the Executive Board of SOAR’s (Society for Orphaned Armenian Relief) Ventura Chapter. Mr. Araradian currently resides in Montrose, California with his wife and two young children.


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Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Slides

PPP Slides


May 19
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm