George W. Playdon, Jr.

George W. Playdon, Jr.: Attorney with O'Connor Playdon Guben & Inouye LLP A Limited Liability Law Partnership AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Mr. Playdon received his engineering degrees from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and his Juris Doctor degree from Loyola University of Los Angeles. Mr. Playdon has served as an adjunct professor of trial practice at the University of Hawaii law school, and is a member of the Hawaii, American and California bars. He is one of a handful of Hawaii Counsel who have argued before the U.S. Supreme Court. He is a member of the International Association of Defense Counsel, and is an advocate with the American Board of Trial Advocates. Mr. Playdon has tried over 125 jury trials to verdict, and has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.


Litigation: Civil and Commercial; Medical Malpractice; Marine Law.

of the American College of Trial Lawyers.


Litigation: Civil and Commercial; Medical Malpractice; Marine Law. Member: Hawaii State Bar Association; State Bar of California; International Association of Insurance Counsel; American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate); American Judicature Society. Fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Admiralty Law
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Legal Malpractice Defense
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(808) 524-8350  Phone
(808) 531-8628  Fax
University Attended:
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, B.E.M.E., 1961
Law School Attended:
Loyola University of Los Angeles, J.D., 1971
Year of First Admission:
1971, Hawaii; 1971, California
Reported Cases:
Exxon Company, USA vs. SOFEC, Inc., 64 Law Week 4415 (USS Ct. June 10, 1996)

Peer Reviews

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Honolulu, Hawaii

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    Pacific Guardian Center, Makai Tower, Suite 2400 , 733 Bishop Street, 24th Floor
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