Practice Areas

Labor and Employment
Government Contracts
Business Strategy

Education

University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law (J.D.)
Scripps College (B.A., Psychology, and B.A., Political Science, from Claremont Men’s College)

Admitted to Practice

Hawai’i
U.S. District Court for the District of Hawai’i
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court


Labor law
Wrongful termination
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

(discrimination, harassment, and retaliation issues)

Wage and hour
 Business transactions and strategies
Human resource management and training 

(handbooks, employment contracts, independent contractor agreements, severance agreements, job descriptions, development and maintenance of HR systems, management training)

Safety and health

(OSHA, workplace violence, drug testing)

Proprietary rights

(proprietary rights, confidentiality, and non-compete agreements)

Workplace privacy
Immigration

(employee verification, RCA discrimination claims)

Government contracts & grants
Education law
Affiliations
Awards and Recognition