Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner

Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner

Our Hawaii personal injury attorneys at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner are dedicated to serving their clients with honest, compassionate, and aggressive representation to obtain the most positive results possible.

Firm Overview

Backed by well over 4 decades of experience, our Hawaii personal injury attorneys at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner are dedicated to serving their clients with honest, compassionate, and aggressive representation to obtain the most positive results possible. No matter what case a client may bring, our relentless lawyers have what it takes to pursue maximum compensation. When you choose to work with our team, we promise to let you focus on the road to recovery while we stand up for your rights inside and outside the courtroom.
Over the years, each attorney on our team has acquired the necessary successes and experience that allows our clients to entrust them with their cases from beginning to end. Throughout every case, we do our best to inform our clients of every element as each case unfolds. When you need an experienced team to stand up and fight for your rights as an accident victim, we encourage you to contact our Hawaii personal injury lawyers at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner immediately. We have been proudly serving the Hawaiian Islands since 1971.
Main Office
Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner
737 Bishop Street
Suite 1740
Honolulu  HI  96813
Phone
  • (808) 725-3016
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Personal Injury
Backed with more than 40 decades of experience, our Hawaii personal injury lawyers at Leavitt Yamane & Soldner have provided exceptional, top-tier services on behalf of accident victims.
Whether you have been involved in a car accident, were affected by the wrongful death of a loved one, or have sustained injuries due to a defective product, our team can help you pursue maximum financial compensation to cover the costs of medical expenses, lost wages, or emotional distresses you face as a result of the accident. No matter what the case may be, we can fight ceaselessly to safeguard your rights.

When you become our client, we promise to give you our full attention and service regarding your case at any point in time. At our firm, we truly care about your journey towards recovery. That is why we allow you to focus on your physical health while we focus on the complicated legal work. We are compassionate attorneys who are ready to look out for your best interests. For compassionate and relentless legal advocacy, get in contact with our Hawaii personal injury attorneys at Leavitt Yamane & Soldner! Our team has recovered millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients.

James Leavitt

Due to his passion to protect the rights of the residents throughout Hawaii, Attorney James T. Leavitt founded Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner more than 30 years ago. Prior to becoming a personal injury lawyer, Attorney Leavitt attended University of Michigan Law School where he earned his Juris Doctorate in 1966. He first arrived to Hawaii as a United States Marine Corps Judge Advocate General and was assigned to the 14th Naval District in Pearl Harbor.

During his time in the service, Attorney Leavitt made friends with Hawaiian natives and civilians. When he was offered a position at the Hawaii Public Defenders Office, he gladly accepted the offer. Since then, he has practiced law in the state of Hawaii for over four decades. He is committed to an excellent work ethic and is relentless in pursuing maximum compensation on behalf of his clients. No matter what that case is, he stands by his clients from the moment he takes their case to the second they are able to recover compensation. When you need aggressive representation, contact Attorney Leavitt.
Education
  • Dartmouth College
    A.B. English Literature , 1963
  • University of Michigan Law School
    J.D. , 1966

John Yamane

Hawaii native, Attorney John D. Yamane, has been defending the rights of accident victims since 1971. Before cofounding Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner, he worked in a private practice, alongside Attorney James Leavitt, where he focused majority of his work on the area of personal injury law. During this time, he tried various personal injury cases to verdict. Before committing his life to helping persons injured in accidents, Attorney Yamane served as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the County and City of Honolulu. During the years in this position, he handled a wide range of cases, including traffic cases, juvenile court cases, and felony trials such as murder cases.

Before devoting his life to judiciary work, Attorney Yamane attended University of Washington where he obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree. Following his undergraduate coursework studies, he enrolled in University of Washington Law School where he earned his Juris Doctorate in 1978. After completing school, Attorney Yamane was admitted to the Hawaii State Bar Association, the Consumer Lawyers of Hawaii, and the American Association for Justice.
Education
  • University of Washington
    B.A. , 1975
  • University of Washington School of Law
    J.D. , 1978

Woody Soldner

Serving the state of Hawaii since 1985, Attorney Woody Soldner has devoted his life to protecting the rights of injured persons and working hard to pursue maximum compensation on behalf of his clients. Whether a client suffered a spinal cord injury due to paramedic negligence, sustained serious injuries in a car accident, or suffered harm in a pedestrian accident, Attorney Solder puts his best foot forward every time he enters the courtroom. Over the years, he has acquired the necessary skills it takes to represent his clients aggressively and relentlessly.

Due to his commitment to helping others and his countless amount of successful verdicts and settlements, Attorney Soldner has been named to the annual listing of Hawaii's Best Lawyers repeatedly. Many of the cases he has handled have resulted in verdict and settlements of over $1 million. He is a former president for the Hawaii Association for Justice and is a current member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Education
  • Kansas State University
    B.S. Finance , 1982
  • University of Kansas School of Law
    J.D. , 1985

Mike Cruise

Backed by years of experience, Attorney Mike Cruise focuses his law practice on helping individuals and families who were victims of serious accidents. Over the year, Attorney Cruise acquired the necessary skills, experience, and aggression it takes to represent his clients inside and outside of the courtroom. In every case, he pursues maximum compensation to help his clients cover the costs of medical expenses, lost wages, emotional distresses, and physical therapy expenses they may acquire as a result of their accidents.

Before joining Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner, Attorney Cruise started his own private firm, where he focused on helping women and children victimized by domestic abuse. Since joining Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner, he has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of accidents victims throughout the state of Hawaii. Currently, Attorney Bruise is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Aaron Creps

Attorney Aaron Creps is passionate about delivering the most positive results on behalf of victims throughout Hawaii. In every case, Attorney Creps uses efficient strategies to help his clients pursue maximum compensation. Whether his client has been affected by a wrongful death, was involved in a devastating truck accident, or sustained injuries in the workplace, Attorney Creps puts experience and skill on his side of the courtroom and has what it takes to fight against opposing lawyers and large insurance companies.

Before joining Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner, Attorney Creps attended University of Hawaii's William S. Richardson School of Law where he obtained his Juris Doctorate. Since then, he has committed his life to helping others pursue and live a better life. If you have suffered injuries and are in need of top-tier representation, we encourage you to contact Attorney Creps right away.
Education
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
    B.A. Anthropology
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa
    J.D.

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