PERSONAL INJURY & WRONGFUL DEATH- auto accidents, medical and other professional malpractice, product defects, air craft accidents, injuries on business premises, accidents involving visitors to Hawaii, accidents on watercraft or doing other ocean activities.
WILLS & TRUSTS- Litigation involving wills and trusts disputes of all kinds, including challenging or defending estate plans, claims of mismanagement of estates. We can also assist in processing of probates through the court system including liquidation of estate assets.
REAL ESTATE MATTERS- Real estate disputes of all kinds including title disputes, boundary disputes, adverse possession, commercial lease rent arbitration of mandatory lease to fee conversion, commercial landlord/tenant disputes, failure to disclose construction defects or other defects, misrepresentation in sales transactions, real property tax appeals. We can assist you in your Hawaii real estate transactions.
CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS- Claims involving construction defects in both residential and commercial structures.
BUSINESS DISPUTES AND COUNSELING- Business disputes including breach of contract, collection matters, shareholder/director disputes, partnership disputes, insurance disputes. We can assist in your incorporation, dissolution, or sale/purchase of a Hawaii business.
ATTORNEY'S FEES- The client is not charged for initial consultation in person or over the telephone. In many cases a free case review and analysis is offered. In personal injury matters, if we agree to represent you, it will be based upon a contingency fee agreement. Contingency fee agreements are sometimes acceptable in other types of claims as well.
LANGUAGES- Because Hawaii is a mult-cultural state with visitors from all over the world, the firm has access to interpreters of foreign languages including Japanese, Cantonese, and Mandarin, Korean, Ilocano and Tagalog.