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This profile submitted by Paul Alston

Practice Areas

State/federal litigation and ADR for plaintiffs and defendants. Complex business disputes, securities, real property, construction, insurance, civil rights, professional malpractice, First Amendment rights.

Professional Memberships

ABA, Hawaii State Bar Association (President 1991-92), American Association of Appellate Attorneys, ABF, Federal Bar Association (President, Hawai`i Chapter, 2012-2013).


Special Deputy Attorney General in selected federal matters. Best Lawyers in America 1995-present (Hawai`i Lawyer of the Year: Appellate Law 2013, Real Estate Litigation 2012, Bet-the-Company 2009); Certified Civil Trial Specialist (National Board of Trial Advocacy and Hawai`i Supreme Court); Martindale-Hubbell AV rated. Super Lawyers Pro Bono Award (2012).


USC (JD,1971)