Inchan J. Hwang Named to Lawyers of Color’s Hot List


Early- to Mid-Career Minority Attorneys in the Midwest Region

MINNEAPOLIS (July 12, 2013) — The law firm of Gray Plant Mooty is pleased to announce that Inchan Hwang was recently named to the inaugural Lawyers of Color (LOC) Hot List. Lawyers of Color named 100 early- to mid-career minority attorneys under 40 from the Midwest Region to receive this honor in its first year. Honorees will be profiled in Lawyers of Color’s inaugural Hot List Special Issue in July 2013.

The honorees were chosen through a two-pronged process. The selection committee spent several months reviewing nominations as well as researching bar publications and legal blogs in order to identify promising candidates. They accepted nominations from mentors, peers, and colleagues, and made editorial picks based upon research of attorneys with noteworthy accomplishments or who were active in legal pipeline initiatives.

Inchan is a principal at Gray Plant Mooty and a member of its Corporate Transactions practice group. He practices in a wide range of U.S. and international business law matters with an emphasis on corporate finance and capital markets transactions, corporate governance and securities law compliance, and mergers and acquisitions. Over the years Inchan has represented clients including U.S. and foreign-based private and public clients operating in a variety of industries – including agribusiness, higher education, life sciences, and manufacturing. Inchan is the president and a board member of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association – Minnesota chapter, a board member with the Volunteer Lawyers Network, and a board member and co-chair of the Chamber of Commerce Division for the Japan America Society of Minnesota. Inchan was named a 2011-2012 “Minnesota Rising Star” by Super Lawyers and was recognized by The M&A Advisor’s “40 Under 40” list in 2012.

About GPM:

Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a 170-attorney, full-service firm with offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota, and Washington, DC. Our attorneys and staff provide exceptional client service and value to our clients, and directly or with our global affiliations, we provide comprehensive legal services on a regional, national, and global basis.