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Geoffrey K. S. Komeya

Geoffrey K. S. Komeya

Location:
Honolulu, Hawaii
Phone:
808-600-3514
Email:

Geoffrey K.S. Komeya joined the firm in 1996. He received his law degree from the William S. Richardson School of Law at the University of Hawaii, where he was the Editor-in-Chief of the Law Review, a member of the National Environmental Moot Court Team, received several American Jurisprudence Awards for excellence in Tort Law, Insurance Law, Negotiation, Mediation, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Appellate Advocacy, and Federal Taxation, and co-authored a law review article on Tort law in Hawaii published in 1992. After graduating from law school, Mr. Komeya served as a law clerk to Federal District Judge Samuel P. King of the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii for one year, and to Chief Justice Ronald T.Y. Moon of the Supreme Court of Hawaii for two years. Mr. Komeya is also a member of the Supreme Court of Hawaii's Standing Committee on the Hawaii Rules of Appellate Procedure.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1996

Areas of Practice

  • Automobile
  • Aviation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Complex Litigation
  • Toxic Torts

Bar Admissions

  • Hawaii, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of Hawaii, 1993

Education

  • University of Hawaii, William S. Richardson School of Law, Honolulu, Hawaii
    • J.D. - 1993
    • Honors: Member, National Environmental Moot Court Team
    • Law Review: University of Hawaii Law Review, Editor-in-Chief
  • University of Hawaii, Manoa, Hawaii
    • M.A. - 1989
    • Honors: With Honors
  • University of Hawaii, Manoa, Hawaii
    • B.A. - 1987
    • Honors: With Distinction

Published Works

  • Law Review Article on Tort law in Hawaii, (Co-Author), 1992

Honors and Awards

  • American Jurisprudence Awards

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Hawaii State Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Consumer Lawyers Hawaii
  • Supreme Court of Hawaii's Standing Committee, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Federal District Judge Hon. Samuel P. King of the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii, Law Clerk
  • Chief Justice Hon. Ronald T.Y. Moon of the Supreme Court of Hawaii, Law Clerk