Ian Hu

Associate, Carroll Heyd Chown LLP

Ian is growing an estates litigation practice in Barrie. He is a law practice evangelist and has spoken at over 200 conferences and events across North America. He has led the profession in various roles. He held the first racially diverse Chair of the Sole, Small Firm & General Practice Section of the Ontario Bar Association (OBA), which was founded in 1896. He served as Vice President of the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers. He was an executive member of the Personal Injury & Insurance Practice Group at the Advocates’ Society. He is active with the American Bar Assocation (ABA), where he currently serves on the 2020 ABA TECHSHOW Board and the ABA LP Division’s Nominating Committee. He recently completed a term as co-chair of ABA’s webzine Law Practice Today.  Ian is our social media hound. He’s a regular columnist for Canada’s largest law blog, slaw.ca, can be found on twitter @Ian_Hu_.  


Ian is the founder of the Facebook group Canadian Lawyers Personal Finance, for lawyers helping lawyers reach financial independence – he invites you to join!