Abe Hsuan is a founding partner of the law firm Irwin & Hsuan LLP where he specializes in advising private equity and start-up clients in the areas of Internet, technology, data management and privacy laws. He has held senior legal positions at several major online and traditional media companies (Oxygen Media, LinkShare, Scholastic), was a Managing Director of an early-stage technology venture fund and incubator (VennWorks) and began his legal career at the international law firm of Debevoise & Plimpton. He has been a member of the Association of Corporate Counsel, the International Trademark Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association and the Bar Association of the City of New York. Mr. Hsuan served as a Lecturer for the Practicing Law Institute in 2004 on the then-recently enacted U.S. anti-spam laws. That same year, he was honored by the New York County Lawyers' Association as a celebrated lawyer of color. Mr. Hsuan holds an A.B. degree from Princeton University and a J.D. from the New York University School of Law.