Charles C. Hwang is a Partner in the firm's tax group. Resident in the D.C. office, Mr. Hwang joined the firm in 1994.
Mr. Hwang has practiced extensively in the corporate and partnership tax area. He has reviewed and assisted in the negotiation and drafting of numerous merger agreements and partnership and limited liability company agreements, and has provided tax advice in connection with many other transactions. He also has extensive experience in the audit and litigation of the research and experimentation tax credit and deduction, and is familiar with issues relating thereto arising in the information technology, telecommunications, and chemicals industries.
Mr. Hwang received his undergraduate degree with honors from Harvard University in 1984, where he majored in mathematics. He obtained a law degree in 1988 from Columbia University, where he was an articles editor for the Columbia Law Review and a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. Mr. Hwang also received an LL.M. in taxation, with honors, from Georgetown in 1998. He is a member of the Taxation Sections of the American Bar Association and the D.C. Bar.