Attorney volunteers provided valuable legal information throughout
our communities statewide from topics ranging from trust and estate
planning, guardianship, landlord tenant issues, custody, and more during
Law Week 2019 (May 6-12, 2019).
Thank you to Law Week Chair Kyleigh Nakasone; Committee Leader
Katherine Lukela; Site Captains Marissa Agena, Addison Bonner, Michelle
Ching, Laura Cushman, Christilei Hessler, Michi Momose, Jamil Newirth,
Christopher St. Sure, Kelden Waltjen; KHON2 Wake Up 2Day interviewees;
KHON2 Action Line Volunteers; and our law clinic volunteers throughout
the state for making a difference in your communities! Please visit our
website for a complete list of volunteers.
• Pau Hana & Kanikapila, May 8, 2019
Thank you to all who attended the recent pau hana and kanikapila on
May 8, 2019. Special thanks to our talented musicians Donald Kaulia,
Walt Keale, Judges Chan, Amano (ret.), Yim (ret.), and Domingo for the
• Brews & News, June 28, 2019
Cheers to those who passed the February bar exam! Join the YLD &
SCD as we toast to the new admittees at a “Brews & News” event from
5-8 pm on June 28, 2019 at Square Barrels. Thank you to sponsors Ralph
Rosenberg Court Reporters, Inc. and Westpac Wealth Partners for hosting
FREE appetizers and brews. See the invitation below and stay tuned for
the event sign-up.
• Survive and Thrive as Young Attorneys, June 13, 2019 at the HSBA Conference Room, 12-1:30 pm
Join the YLD and Litigation Section for this FREE CLE dedicated to
helping you build the framework for a fulfilling career featuring
panelists Jacob Lowenthal, Joyce W.Y. Tam-Sugiyama, and Shan Wirt
• Financial Fitness for Young Attorneys, July 31, 2019 at the HSBA Conference Room, 12-1pm
Save the Date: July 31, 2019 at the HSBA Conference Room from 12-1 pm
for a practical financial primer for attorneys on topics such as
managing student debt, tax saving strategies, income protection, buying
your first home or investment property and more. Thanks to Westpac
Wealth Partners for assembling a panel of professionals to address these
• YLD + Solo & Small Firm Practice Section, August 21, 2019 at the HSBA Conference Room, 12-1pm
Save the Date: August 21, 2019 at the HSBA Conference Room from 12-1
pm. This CLE will feature a topic of interest to solo practitioners and
The YLD will visit with new admittees at the mandatory
Professionalism Course on June 22, 2019 at William S. Richardson School
of Law, and discuss the many benefits to being a YLD member.
Have a request, idea, or opportunity that you’d like to share? Contact me or any YLD officer/director to discuss.
Visit our webpage for more information. Don’t forget to follow @yldhawaii on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for more news and updates!