Norman H.Y. Cheng
Firm: Starn O'Toole Marcus & Fisher
Address: 733 Bishop Street, Suite 1900
Honolulu, HI 96813
Membership: Hawaii State Bar Association (Member, Real Property and Financial Services Sections); American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association.
University: Georgetown University, B.A., English/Psychology, 1999, University of Hawaii, J.D., 2002
Admitted: 2002, Hawaii
Biography: Norman H.Y. Cheng concentrates his practice in the areas of real estate, hotels and resorts, business structure and operations and commercial transactions. Mr. Cheng has also participated in a variety of legal matters, including real estate transactions, construction agreements, collections, complex corporate litigation, and real estate development.Mr. Cheng holds Martindale-Hubbell's highest possible professional rating (AV) given to him by other professionals based on their knowledge of his work, reputation and integrity. Mr. Cheng has been recognized by Chambers USA Leading Lawyers for Business in the practice area of Real Estate Law, and Hawaii Super Lawyers as a Rising Star-Real Estate Law.At the William S. Richardson School of Law, Mr. Cheng finished among the top students in his class and was published twice in the University of Hawaii Law Review. His articles, Is Agricultural Land in Hawaii “Ripe” for a Takings Analysis, 24 U. Haw. L. Rev. 121 (2001) and If a Policeman Must Know the Constitution, Then Why Not a Planner: A Constitutional Challenge of the Hawaii Public Access Statute, 23 U. Haw. L. Rev. 409, (2000), focused on the numerous challenges associated with real estate development in Hawaii.