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2021 The Best Lawyers® in America Rankings Include 35 Goodsill Attorneys

Aug 26, 2020

The Best Lawyers in America® released its 2021 rankings which include 27 Goodsill attorneys on the “Best Lawyers®”  list, five with the additional distinction of "Lawyer of the Year in Honolulu," and eight Goodsill attorneys named “Best Lawyers®: One’s to Watch”.

Best Lawyers®
Gail Otsuka Ayabe - Banking and Finance Law; Real Estate Law
Lisa A. Bail - Commercial Litigation; Environmental Law; Litigation – Environmental; Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
Johnathan C. Bolton - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Gail Y. Cosgrove - Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants; Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
Lani L. Ewart - Banking and Finance Law; Real Estate Law
Alan S. Fujimoto - Real Estate Law
David A. Gruebner - Commercial Litigation; Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
Peter T. Kashiwa - Immigration Law
Russell S. Kato - Real Estate Law
Judy Yuriko Lee - Litigation - Trusts and Estates; Trusts and Estates
John S. Mackey - Litigation – Labor and Employment
Lisa Woods Munger - Antitrust Law; Appellate Practice; Commercial Litigation; Environmental Law; Litigation – Environmental; Litigation - Real Estate
Audrey E. J. Ng - Construction Law; Real Estate Law
Raymond K. Okada  - Litigation - Trusts and Estates; Trusts and Estates
Miki Okumura - Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), Corporate Law; Litigation and Controversy – Tax; Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Tax Law
Michael J. O'Malley - Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships); Corporate Governance Law; Corporate Law; Litigation and Controversy – Tax; Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Tax Law
Lennes N. Omuro - Litigation – Construction; Litigation – Insurance; Litigation - Real Estate
Barbara A. Petrus - Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management; Litigation - Labor and Employment
Vincent A. Piekarski - Real Estate Law
David J. Reber - Corporate Law; Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Public Finance Law
Edmund K. Saffery - Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Litigation – Insurance
Rosemarie S. J. Sam - Litigation - Trusts and Estates; Trusts and Estates
Wayne R. Wagner - Commercial Litigation
Thomas W. Williams, Jr. - Energy Law
Calvin E. Young - Commercial Litigation; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants; Product Liability - Defendants
Leighton J. H. S. Yuen - Commercial Finance Law; Real Estate Law
Dale E. Zane - Real Estate Law

Lawyer of the Year in Honolulu
Calvin E. Young - Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
Judy Yuriko Lee - Litigation – Trusts and Estates
Lisa A. Bail - Environmental Law
Miki Okumura - Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Michael J. O'Malley - Corporate Governance Law

Best Lawyers®: Ones to Watch
Jennifer F. Chin - Real Estate Law
Ashley C. Chinen - Labor and Employment Law – Management
Forest B. Jenkins - Commercial Litigation
Daniel Lam - Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Securities Regulation
Arik M. Look - Insurance Law
Andrew K. Recktenwald - Labor and Employment Law – Management
Christopher P. St.Sure - Commercial Litigation
Joelle B. Yamamoto - Trusts and Estates

Recognition by Best Lawyers® is based entirely on peer review through the gathering of consensus opinions of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.