Jared N. Kawashima

Jared N. Kawashima: Attorney with Yee & Kawashima, LLLP AV stamp icon

Biography

Mr. Kawashima graduated from Punahou School, received his Bachelor of Science in Commerce degree in Accounting from Santa Clara University and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Francisco School of Law. Mr. Kawashima received recognition for best oral argument in University of San Francisco School of Law's moot court competition in 1992. He has also received the highest Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review AV rating and was recognized one of the Best Lawyers in Hawaii in 2013. Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Kawashima clerked for the Honorable Riki May Amano in the Third Circuit Court, State of Hawaii, assisting with jury and jury waived trials. Mr. Kawashima then joined Ning, Lilly & Jones for the next 13 years where he was made a partner in the firm and concentrated his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, trust litigation and representing Taft-Hartley trust funds. Mr. Kawashima is licensed to practice law in the State of Hawaii and in the U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii. He is a member of the Hawaii State Bar, the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans, the Hawaii Estate Planning Council and the Estate Planning and Probate Section of the Hawaii State Bar Association. Mr. Kawashima also served as a member of the Board of Directors for the Bankruptcy Law Section of the Hawaii State Bar Association (2001-2003); was a Commissioner on the City & County of Honolulu Charter Commission (2005-2007); was a member of the American Liver Foundation Hawaii Chapter Board of Directors (2005-2007); and was a member of the Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission's Blue Ribbon Advisory Committee (2007-2008). He is also a Fellow in ACTEC.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Trust Litigation
  • Trust Administration
  • Probate Litigation
  • Probate Administration
  • Estate Litigation
  • Estate Administration
  • Multi-employer and Taft Hartley Trust Funds

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
877-756-2543  Phone
808-524-4501  Phone
www.yklawhawaii.com
University Attended:
Santa Clara University, B.S., Accounting, 1991
Law School Attended:
University of San Francisco, J.D., 1994
Year of First Admission:
1994
Admission:
U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii; 1994, Hawaii
Memberships:
Hawaii State Bar Association Estate Planning and Probate Section.
ISLN:
910139906
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Minority - Owned

Peer Reviews

  • 4.7/5.0 (14 reviews)
  • High ethical standing icon
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.7/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.7/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.7/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.7/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 11/04/10 in Trust Litigation

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 11/02/10 in Labor Relations

    Please change my prior review of Jared Kawashima in the area of collective bargaining to all 5s in areas of legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability and legal experience. I inadvertently rated Jared with 1s in such c... Read more

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    Please change my prior review of Jared Kawashima in the area of collective bargaining to all 5s in areas of legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability and legal experience. I inadvertently rated Jared with 1s in such categories when I was intending to rate him as "Excellent." Sincerely, Chris Mashiba, Esq. Read less

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