A local feel. A global reach.

Praos Legal Pllc

Fractional general counsel based in the heart of the Inland Northwest, WA.


Praos Legal's foundational expertise is legal advisory on corproate transactions for individuals and businesses:

  • Formation and structuring of IP or asset holding companies

  • Licensing, distribution, SaaS arrangements

  • Consulting and professional services agreements

  • Strategic partnerships and joint ventures

  • Terms of services and privacy policies

  • Non-disclosure agreement management

  • Hiring, termination, and compensation

  • Outside general counsel

Managing Attorney

Joon Hwang

Joon guides individuals and businesses through high-stakes commercial and technology transactions, offering strategic insights to drive their success.Prior to starting Praos Legal, Joon was a corporate counsel for a unicorn fintech startup operating globally, and trained under preeminent corporate lawyers from nationally recognized law firms.Joon served in the US Navy for 5 years as a combat linguist and is fluent in Korean.

  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (J.D.)

  • University of Washington, Seattle (B.A.)

our process

01 consultation

Let's connect and find out how we can help.

02 Engagement

We will onboard you into our tech-enabled platform and start addressing your legal challenges.


We focus on flexible billing model that addresses your particular needs. We prioritize relationships, not time.

client testimonial

"Joon was prompt, professional, and very communicative. Great Work!""Thank you, Joon. You provided over and above the request.""Joon was very helpful. He is quick and efficient at resolving issues. Very responsive and knowledgeable as well."

hourly rate


Our primary goal is to respond to your inquiries promptly and to provide you with elite legal services in an effective and efficient manner.

core plan

We also offer a monthly subscription model designed to prevent costly legal mistakes as you operate your business.

Let's chat.



legal stuff

  • Joon is a lawyer licensed in Washington, but not your lawyer... yet! We need to sign an engagement letter to officially start working together.

  • As you might have noticed, this website contains links to other third-party websites for your convenience. That does not mean that Praos Legal is recommending or endorsing the contents of the third-party websites.

  • Everything on this website is for informational purposes only.

  • Some states might consider this website attorney advertising.

  • Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.

  • Praos Legal, PLLC designates Joon Hwang, as the attorney responsible for this site, who may be reached at: 2818 N Sullivan Road Suite 100-1135, Spokane Valley, WA 99216