Listed in Securities and Corporate Finance
- Los Angeles, California
Law School: McGill Law School (B.C.L. /LL.B.)
School: Desautels Faculty of Management (MBA)
School: Concordia University (BCOM)
State/Provincial Admissions: New York 2014, Ontario 2015
Languages: French, English (Fluent) Portuguese, Spanish (intermediary)
Joel Kwan is a finance attorney with experience in financial services regulatory compliance, structured finance and derivatives. Joel focuses on representing hedge funds, corporates and financial institutions in securitizations and a variety of derivatives transactions.
Before joining DLA Piper, Joel represented a finance company in Los Angeles that originated auto leases for the purposes of issuing asset-backed securities. Prior to becoming an attorney, Joel also worked in Canada on regulatory compliance and audit projects. Notably, Joel oversaw the audit of the regulatory compliance of the activities of a network of 8,500 retailers in the province of Québec.
Joel speaks French, English, Portuguese and Spanish.