Cam C. Hoang
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Cam C. Hoang

Partner
hoang.cam@dorsey.com

Overview

CAM’S IN-HOUSE EXPERIENCE INFORMS HER ADVICE TO CLIENTS ON CORPORATE TRANSACTIONS AND REGULATORY MATTERS.
Cam helps clients with governance and SEC compliance, securities offerings, and M&A transactions. Prior to her return to Dorsey, Cam was Senior Counsel and Assistant Secretary at General Mills, Inc., where she worked with the board of directors, senior management and a broad range of corporate functions, including the compensation, finance, risk management and investor relations teams, as well as the corporate foundation. Cam has served on the board of directors of the Society for Corporate Governance and the advisory board of TheCorporateCounsel.net. Cam is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for Insights, the corporate & securities law publication. She is also a co-editor of Dorsey’s corporate governance and compliance blog. In 2017, she was named a Partner of the Year.

Education & Admissions

Harvard Law School (J.D., 2000)

Yale University (B.A., 1997), cum laude

Admissions

  • Minnesota

Experience

Representative Transactions

  • PacWest Bancorp in its public offering of $513.3 million of depositary shares
  • Heartland Financial USA, Inc. in its public offering of $150.0 million of fixed-to-floating rate subordinated notes
  • General Mills, Inc. in its $750,000,000 debt exchange offer
  • Heartland Financial USA, Inc. in its public offering of $115.0 million of depositary shares
  • Otter Tail Corporation in its at-the-market offering of $75.0 million of common shares
  • Investors Real Estate Trust in its at-the-market offering of $150.0 million of common shares
  • Heartland Financial USA, Inc. in its acquisition of Citywide Banks of Colorado, Inc.
  • Heartland Financial USA, Inc. in its acquisition of Signature Bancshares, Inc.
  • Klein Financial, Inc. in its sale to Old National Bancorp
  • Cogentix Medical, Inc. in its sale to Laborie Medical Technologies
  • Arbutus Biopharma Corporation in its private placement of $116.4 million of convertible preferred shares
  • Specialty Surgical Products, Inc. in its disposition of assets to Sientra, Inc.
  • Hayward Bancshares, Inc. in its sale to Frandsen Financial Corporation
  • Investors Real Estate Trust in its at-the-market offering of $150.0 million of common shares
  • Heartland Financial USA, Inc. in its public offering of $115.0 million of depositary shares

News & Resources

Articles

Fifth Circuit Vacates SEC Rules for Share Repurchase Disclosure
Prepare to Comply with SEC’s Share Repurchase Disclosure Rules
New SEC Cybersecurity Rules Require Mandatory Disclosure
SEC’s Prescribed Clawback Policy – Effective Date Postponed and Approved by SEC!
FAQs on the SEC's Prescribed Clawback Policy
Additional SEC Guidance on Pay versus Performance Disclosure for 2023 Proxy Season
INSIGHTS The Corporate & Securities Law Advisor December Issue: Pay-versus-Performance Disclosure FAQs
SEC Adopts Mandatory Pay-versus-Performance Disclosure for 2023 Proxy Statements
SEC Requires Electronic Submission of “Glossy” Annual Reports
Pandemic Compensation Rollercoaster Continues
Universal Proxy Card Requirement
SEC Requires Universal Proxy Cards for Contested Director Elections, Amends Other Proxy Disclosure Requirements for All Director Elections
Governance and Disclosure Considerations from the SEC’s Climate Change Comment Letters
Reminder of the SEC's Shareholder Proposal Amendments Effective for 2022 Annual Meetings
SEC Approves Nasdaq Board Diversity Listing Rules
Early Compliance with MD&A Amendments Possible for Upcoming 10-Ks
State Street Calls for Board and Workforce Diversity Data
It’s Really Time to Talk Diversity in D and O Questionnaires (with Updated Sample Question and Summary of Nasdaq’s Proposed Rules)
SEC Staff Releases FAQs on Regulation S-K Amendments
REIT Alert: SEC Updates Financial Disclosures about Acquisitions and Dispositions of Businesses, Including Real Estate Operations
It’s Time to Talk Diversity in D and O Questionnaires (with Sample Question)
What Counts as a “Perk” During the COVID-19 Pandemic?
SEC Updates Requirements for Business, Legal Proceedings and Risk Factor Disclosures
SEC Supplements COVID-19 Disclosure Guidance Ahead of Second Quarter Reports
SEC Expects that Upcoming Earnings Reports and Related Investor and Analyst Calls Will Not be Routine, Should Be Forward-Looking

News & Press Mentions

IFLR1000 Ranks 13 Dorsey Lawyers and 13 Practices for 2023
Chambers USA 2023 Recognizes 30 Dorsey Lawyers and 10 Practices in Minneapolis
Chambers USA 2023 Recognizes Dorsey Lawyers and Practices
IFLR1000 Ranks Dorsey Lawyers and Practices for 2022
Chambers USA 2022 Recognizes Dorsey Lawyers and Practices
Dorsey Commits to Inclusion Blueprint
What Nasdaq’s diversity rule tells us about the direction of disclosure in the US
ACLU OF LOUISIANA FILES FOUR LAWSUITS, INVESTIGATING NEARLY 40 CLAIMS OF RACIST POLICING
Dorsey Receives 100% Rating on Corporate Equality Index for Fifteenth Year
MN Lawyer 2019 Diversity & Inclusion: Cam Hoang
Hoang and Moore Named 2019 Diversity and Inclusion Honorees
IFLR 1000 Recognizes Dorsey Lawyers and Practices
Building an Effective Network is Crucial to Women’s Career Advancement
IFLR 1000 Recognizes Dorsey Lawyers and Practices
Dorsey Partner Cam Hoang Comments on Equifax Insider Trading Charges
Dorsey Partner Cam Hoang Comments on Corporate Culture
Partners Robert Rosenbaum and Cam Hoang Contribute Chapter on U.S. Corporate Governance to 2017 International Comparative Legal Guides
Dorsey Partner Cam Hoang Discusses Diversifying Minnesota Businesses
Dorsey Partner Cam Hoang Discusses What Brexit Means for US Companies
Partners Robert Rosenbaum and Cam Hoang Contribute Chapter on U.S. Corporate Governance to 2016 International Comparative Legal Guides
Dorsey Partner Cam Hoang Comments on Related Party Rule
Dorsey Partner Cam Hoang Comments on Companies Embracing Proxy Access
Corporate Governance, Securities Lawyer Returns to Dorsey & Whitney
Senior General Mills Lawyer Returns to Dorsey
Veteran Corporate Governance and Securities Lawyer Cam Hoang Returns To Dorsey & Whitney

Industries & Practices

Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG)
  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Benefits & Compensation
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate Governance & Compliance
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG)
  • Executive Compensation
  • Food, Beverage & Agribusiness
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Editorial Advisory Board for Insights, the Corporate & Securities Law Publication, Member (2022 - Present)
  • Second Harvest Heartland, Board Member (2017 – Present)
  • TheCorporateCounsel.net, Advisory Board Member (2018 – Present)
  • Minneapolis Community and Technical College Foundation, Board Member (2015 – 2018)
  • Mill City Credit Union, Board Member (2009 – 2018)
  • Society for Corporate Governance, Chapter Officer (2007 – 2011; 2016 – 2018), National Board Member (2009 – 2013), and Advisory Council Member (2013 – 2016)

Accolades

Chambers USA 2023 Chambers 2022

  • Named one of “America’s Leading Business Lawyers” by Chambers USA (Capital Markets: Debt & Equity), 2022-2023

   Diversity Inclusion Recognition 2023 Diversity & Inclusion 50+ Hours 2022 Diversity & Inclusion 50+ Hours 2021

  • Contributed more than 50+ Diversity hours, 2021-2023
  • IFLR1000 Highly Regarded – State, 2018 and 2019
  • IFLR1000 Notable Practitioner, 2023
Cam C. Hoang