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Bryan Andaya — ES&A

Director, Attorney
Practice Areas

Labor & Employment
Business Strategy
Real Estate 


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

Admitted to Practice

U.S. District Court for the District of Hawai`i

Born in Honoka`a, Bryan brings in-depth understanding of the Hawai`i business community as well as first-hand experience in growing a Hawai`i-based business to a national and global scale. Download his info sheet. Bryan’s practice areas integrate various aspects impacting employers and business owners, including: 

  • Franchising
  • Corporate Transactions
  • Business Strategy
  • Real Estate
  • Labor & Employment Law

Prior to joining ES&A, Bryan served as President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) of L & L Franchise, Inc., overseeing all day-to-day operations of the global 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.     

Bryan is also Principal and Instructor at the Andaya Real Estate Continuing Education School. 

  • Andaya Real Estate Continuing Education School, Principal (2022-present)
  • L & L Franchise, Inc., President & Chief Operating Officer (2008-2021)
  • 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
  • Board of Water Supply, City & County of Honolulu
    • Chair, Board of Directors
  • University Health Alliance
    • Board of Directors
  • Oahu Transit Services, Inc. (TheBus)
    • Board of Directors
  • Goodwill Industries of Hawaii
    • Former Chair, Board of Directors
  • U.S. Senator Brian Schatz
    • Field Representative, Island of Oahu
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)

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