Joe Hong joined West Corzine as an associate attorney in 2016. He serves as in-house counsel for the Entertainment Insurance Program at Insurance West, focusing his practice on evaluating, drafting, and negotiating lease terms for vendors in the entertainment industry. He also assists with the firm’s litigation practice.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Hong was a Staff Attorney at The Hartford Insurance Company. Before this, he was in-house counsel for Leading Industry, Inc., a commercial packaging company in Oxnard, California. Mr. Hong obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from University of San Diego School of Law and his Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology and Business from the University of California, Irvine. During law school, Mr. Hong was a law clerk for the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of California, and the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office.