Mr. Pang practices in the firm’s Real Estate Group. He practices in all aspects of real estate development and financing, with an emphasis on acquisitions, complex commercial financing, subdivision development and affordable housing financing. He also assists financial institutions with respect to commercial and residential loans and regulatory and licensing compliance requirements under Hawai‘i law.
Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Pang served as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Herman T. F. Lum, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Hawai‘i. He is the author of the “Affordable Housing and Governmental Programs” chapter of the Hawai‘i Real Estate Manual, Volume II published in 2010.
Mr. Pang has served as the Chair of the Board of Directors of the Real Property and Financial Services Section of the Hawai‘i Bar Association, and as a director of the Board of Directors of the Building Industry Association of Hawai‘i and the Rotary Club of Metropolitan Honolulu. He also chaired the Opinion Committee of the Real Property & Financial Services Section of the Hawai‘i Bar Association, which published the Hawai‘i 2000 Report Regarding Lawyers’ Opinion Letters In Mortgage Loan Transactions.
Mr. Pang is a "recognised practitioner" for his work in real estate by Chambers & Partners, the preeminent lawyer referral service in its 2017 Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.
Jon M.H. Pang is the firm's Managing Director.
AREAS OF EMPHASIS:
Real Estate Transactions and Development; Commercial and Residential Financing; Subdivision Law; Affordable Housing; Community Development
BAR ADMISSIONSState of Hawai‘i
U.S. District Court, District of Hawai‘i
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
B.B.A., University of Hawai‘i at Manoa, 1981
J.D., (with honors), University of San Francisco, 1985