MINNEAPOLIS — Haller Kwan LLP Managing Partner Ben Kwan was the featured speaker at the Diversity Scholars Reception at the Minneapolis office of the national law firm of Stinson Leonard Street.
Kwan is a former Stinson Diversity Scholar and recipient of a law school scholarship provided by the Stinson firm. The firm for years have devoted a large amount of money towards scholarships fir diverse law students at each of the Twin Cities law schools.
The law firm asked Kwan to speak at the April 24, 2017, event as an alumnus and local bar leader. Kwan is serving as the President of the Minnesota Asian Pacific American Bar Association for 2016-2017.
Kwan told the audience that the firm's commitment to diversity and inclusion through deeds and dollars was instrumental in his career, allowing flexibility because he was not burdened by as many law school debts.