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Joel Kwan is a corporate lawyer based in Los Angeles, California. Currently acting as financial/legal associate for Westwood Group, a specialty finance company, Joel focuses on general regulatory compliance, creditor rights and structured finance.

Joel has nearly ten years of managerial experience with small and large organizations advising on tactical and strategic issues. Joel led one of the most high-profile projects in the marketing research industry in the Province of Quebec, which focused on regulatory compliance of the activities of Loto-Quebec. Joel also worked with the Canadian National Railway where he was in charge of performing a pay equity audit and building data analysis tools for compensation compliance and decision-making.

During his legal training Joel reviewed regulations in French, English, Portuguese and Spanish for the World Anti-Doping Agency and also worked with CMKZ, an International Business Law Firm based in Montreal.

Joel speaks French, English, Portuguese and Spanish.


New York State Bar

Candidate for the Law Society of Upper Canada


The International Honor Society Beta Gamma Sigma for Acheivement in the Study of Business

The Canadian Bar Association

The New York State Bar Association