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William Lawson

William Lawson

Honolulu Personal Injury Attorney William Lawson - Accident Lawyer Hawaii
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  • Hawaii
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Biography

Although the Law Offices of William H. Lawson are physically located in the State of Hawaii, we have assisted on Hawaii matters for clients and co-counsel from all over the United States and many parts of the world. To date, Mr. Lawson has represented residents of: Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Montana, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia & Wisconsin as well as Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Guam, Samoa, Korea, Japan, Micronesia & the Philippines. (We do not publish a list of representative clients due to privacy concerns.) Mr. Lawson attended school and graduated from: * Stanford Law School in Stanford, California in 1977 * Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut in 1974 * St. Albans School in Washington, D.C. in 1970 * Attended Iolani School in Honolulu, Hawaii 1967-1968 During schooling Mr. Lawson receive a number of Scholastic Honors: * Phi Beta Kappa * Magna Cum Laude * Sigma Pi Sigma (an honorary physics society) Mr. Lawson is admitted to the bar of: * U.S. Supreme Court 1979 * Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals 1979 * U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii 1977 * Hawaii 1977 Mr. Lawson has been in private practice of law in the State of Hawaii since 1977 for: * William H. Lawson, Attorney at Law (1979 to date) * Cades, Schutte, Fleming & Wright (1977-1979) Mr. Lawson holds memberships in: * Hawaii State Bar Association * Hawaii Association for Justice * American Association for Justice * American Bar Association * American Trial Lawyers Top 100 * AVVO Top Pick Personal Injury Attorney * AVVO 10 of 10 Rated Attorney * Multi-Million Dollar Advocates * Million Dollar Advocates * National Lawyers Association * Christian Lawyers Society * Stanford Law School Alumni Association

Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Products Liability
    Drugs & Medical Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Toxic Torts
    Maritime Law
    Insurance Claims
    Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
    Arbitration & Mediation
    Business Arbitration, Consumer Arbitration, Family Arbitration
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    No Fee if No Recovery!
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Hawaii
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9th Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Member
Hawaii State Bar Association
- Current
Education
Stanford University
J.D. (1977) | Law
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Activities: Stanford Law School yearbook - editor in chief 1976-1977 The 'Sick' Seminar with Anthony Amsterdam 1975-1977 Stanford Law School yearbook photographer 1975-1976
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Trinity College
B.A. (1974) | Math, Urban and Environmental Science, Physics
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Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude, Sigma Pi Sigma (an honorary Physics society)
Activities: Varsity Soccer 1971-1974, Freshman Soccer 1970-1971, Freshman Tennis 1970-1971, St. Anthony's Hall 1971-1974
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Awards
American Society of Legal Advocates - Top 100
American Society of Legal Advocates
Member
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Member
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
AVVO Top Personal Injury Lawyers
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Professional Associations
American Society of Legal Advocates
Member
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Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Member
- Current
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Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Member
- Current
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Hawaii Association for Justice
Board of Directors
- Current
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American Association for Justice
Member
- Current
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National Trial Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
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Consumer Lawyers of Hawaii nka HAJ
Member
- Current
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Hawaii State Bar
Member
- Current
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South Shore Christian Fellowship
Board of Directors
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Websites & Blogs
Website
William H. Lawson, Accident Lawyer Hawaii
Blog
Safety blog by Accident Lawyer Honolulu
Legal Answers
1 Questions Answered
Q. Can a Tennant sue his Landlord? And what is the viability of this?
A: Your situation sounds alarming and unsustainable. You correctly identify your claims as arising out of landlord-tenant legal responsibilities. Your complaints appear to complain of a violation of the covenants of exclusive use and quiet enjoyment by your landlord. Frankly it will take a further analysis to see if you have claims. We generally have our new client contacts answer a number of questions on intake sheets for all of our prospective clients. You can call our office if you wish to fill out such a new client contact info sheet with Sheri at 808-528-2525. Aloha, Bill Lawson Law Offices of William H. Lawson Century Square 1188 Bishop Street, Suite 2902 Honolulu, Hawaii 96813 Phone (808) 528-2525 Confidentiality Notice The documents attached to this e-mail transmission, or the content of this e-mail, may contain confidential information which is legally privileged. The information is intended only for the use of the individual or entity it is addressed to. If you are not the intended recipient, or the person(s) responsible for delivering it to the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any disclosure, copying, distribution or the use of any of the information contained in this transmission is strictly prohibited. If you have received this transmission in error, please immediately notify us by telephone. Then please permanently delete any and all copies of this transmission. Thank you.
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Contact & Map
1188 Bishop St
Honolulu, HI 96813
Telephone: (808) 528-2525