Educational and Employment Background of Wesley Y. S. Chang.
Education: Iolani School, 1966, magna cum laude; Stanford University, B.A., 1970, with great distinction; University of California at Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), J.D., 1973.
Employment: Legislative Reference Bureau, September, 1973 to June, 1974; Mukai, Ichiki, Raffetto & MacMillan, June, 1974 to September, 1984 (Partner from 1978 to September, 1984); Partner, Carlsmith Ball Wichman Case & Ichiki (now known as Carlsmith Ball), September 1984 to September, 1986; Partner, Foley Maehara Nip & Chang (now known as Brooks Tom Miller & Porter), September, 1986 to October, 1995; Principal, Law Offices of Wesley Y.S. Chang, October, 1995 to present.
Professional Affiliations: Hawaii State Bar Association (Member, Tax, Real Property and Financial Services Sections), American Bar Association (Member, Sections on Health Law, Real Property, Probate & Trust, Tax and Business Law), National Association of Bond Lawyers, American Health Lawyers Association.
Other: Author of Chapter 27, Ground Leases, Hawaii Real Estate Law Manual, first edition; Member, Opinion Committee, Real Property and Financial Services Section of the Hawaii State Bar Association (this Committee published the Hawai'i 2000 Report Regarding Lawyers' Opinion Letters in Mortgage Loan Transactions); Author of Chapter 6 of Volume III, Tax Exempt Bonds, Hawaii Real Estate Law Manual, second edition