July 8
  • CLE Seminar: Determining & Documenting the Nature of Each Client Relationship (1.5 MCPE)

    July 11
  • 2013 Hawaii Foreclosure Law Update

    July 15
  • Appellate Section Meeting

    July 17
  • 2013 Real Property & Financial Services Section Legislative Update (2 VCLE)

    July 20
  • 2013 Federal Public Defender Criminal Defense Conference
  • Maui County Bar Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament

    July 25
  • HSBA Board Meeting (Maui)

    July 26
  • Ethics Seminar (Hilo) (3 MCPE)

    July 31
  • ADR Section Meeting


    LEGAL LINE will be held on the following dates for the month of July: July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31. If you are interested in volunteering your time to this cause, please email nmillon@hsba.org.

    Pro Bono Legal Training Seminars - The Legal Aid Society of Hawaii is offering attorneys monthly brown bag trainings free of charge to those who take a pro bono case with Legal Aid. Neighbor Island attorneys may call in. On July 19, the seminar will cover the topic of paternity. For more information email chpuna@lashaw.org.

    Maui Self-Help Center Volunteers - Attorneys who have attended the SHC training can volunteer at the Maui Self-Help Center. The SHC is open every Thursday, excluding holidays, from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon. The first shift is 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and the second shift is 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon. SHC-trained volunteer attorneys can sign up for shifts at www.volunteerspot.com.

    To schedule a training session, send an email to selfhelpcentermaui@gmail.com.





  • Interested in learning about client relationships in estate planning?
    On Monday, July 8, Professor Randall Roth of the William S. Richardson School of Law and John Roth, partner at Hastings Laun & Roth LLLC will be presenting a program on understanding the respective duties and ethical responsibilities an estate planning attorney owes to prospective, current, and former clients, as well as to (non-client) intended beneficiaries. This program qualifies for 1.5 MCPE credits.

    View the program flyer and register for the in-person seminar or live webcast.


    The 2013 Hawaii State Bar Association Annual Dinner and Silent Auction will be held on Saturday, August 24, at the Hawaii Convention Center. The dinner is being sponsored by the Hawaii State Bar Foundation (HSBF). Robbie and Cindy Alm are event co-chairs.

    The dinner theme for this year is "The Spirit of Aloha" in honor of the late Senator Daniel K. Inouye and retired Senator Daniel K. Akaka. Both will be acknowledged at the dinner for their contributions to Hawaii and our nation.

    Proceeds from the dinner will benefit the Supreme Court Oral Argument Project, which enables private and public school students to attend oral arguments of the Hawai’i Supreme Court. Events are being planned for Hilo, Kona and Kauai by the Chief Justice and the Court.

    Proceeds from the dinner will also be used to provide financial assistance to legal service providers for their respective projects and activities.

    Join in on an exciting evening with a premium wine tasting event and special guest entertainment. Committed Silent Auction items to date include: local men's and women's designer fashions, artwork, vacation packages and a brand new 2013 car courtesy of Acura of Honolulu!

    To register for this year's annual dinner, download the form and mail in by Friday, August 9, 2013. Please make checks payable to the Hawaii State Bar Foundation (HSBF).


    The Hawaii Access to Justice Commission Presents "Working Effectively with Limited English Proficient Clients"

    Monday, August 5, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Big Island Drug Court (Kona). This FREE seminar qualifies for 3 MCPE credits. For more information view the flyer and registration form.