Bryan Andaya

ATTORNEY OF COUNSEL


PRACTICE AREAS
Labor & Employment
Business Strategy
Real Estate Sales & Leasing


EDUCATION
DePaul University College of Law (J.D.)
Portland State University (B.S., History and Political Science)


ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
Hawai`i
U.S. District Court for the District of Hawai`i
District of Columbia
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


Born in Honoka`a, Hawai`i, Bryan serves as President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) of L & L Franchise, Inc., which has 200 restaurant locations in 12 states and multiple international locations. In his position, Bryan oversees all day-to-day operations of the franchise, including seven functional departments:  Accounting and Finance, Real Estate, Procurement and Purchasing, Human Resources, Marketing and Advertising, Franchise Development, and Franchisee Relations and Training.  

Prior to becoming President & COO of L & L, Bryan practiced law, focusing on labor and employment law, corporate transactions, real estate, and government relations.  He has successfully represented clients in many real estate and business deals, and in litigation before the state and federal courts as well as various government agencies.  

Experience

  • L & L Franchise, Inc., President & Chief Operating Officer (2008-present)
  • Imanaka Kudo & Fujimoto, Attorney
  • Associate Justice Mario Ramil, Supreme Court of the State of Hawaii, Law Clerk
  • The Honorable Riki May Amano, Third Circuit Court of the State of Hawaii, Law Clerk

Affiliations

  • Board of Water Supply, City & County of Honolulu
    • Chair, Board of Directors
  • Goodwill Industries of Hawaii
    • Past Chair, Board of Directors
  • U.S. Senator Brian Schatz
    • Field Representative, Island of Oahu
  • Oahu Transit Services, Inc. (TheBus)
    • Member, Board of Directors

Awards and Honors

  • Pacific Business News Young Business Leader of the Year (2011)
  • Hawaii Business Magazine‚Äôs Twenty to Watch for the Next 20 Years (2010)