Lanson Kupau, Esq.: Of Counsel

Mr. Kupau is a retired former Family District Court and District Court Judge of the First Circuit, where he served as the first presiding Truancy Court judge on Oahu and also as the Juvenile Drug Court and DUI Court judge. 

Mr. Kupau rejoined the firm as Of Counsel and focuses his practice on general civil litigation, insurance defense, insurance coverage, surety, probate and trust litigation.

Practice Areas

  • Administrative/Agency Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Government Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Real Estate Litigation


  • University of Hawaii B.B.A.
  • California Western School of Law J.D.

Bar Admissions

  • Hawaii