Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law A Law Corporation

Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law A Law Corporation

Experienced Hawaii Business Attorney

Firm Overview

Representing clients throughout the state for more than 30 years
The business world is hard enough to deal with without having to worry about impending lawsuits and legal problems that can affect your future. But with the help of the office of Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law, you can get effective solutions to your legal problems that allow you to go back to work and move on with your life. Attorney Kugisaki has more than 35 years of experience practicing law. He represents businesses throughout Hawaii in the areas of business law, commercial litigation and insurance defense.

Resolving your conflicts with experience and professionalism
Craig T. Kugisaki has gained a reputation as one of the sharpest attorneys in Hawaii. His decades of experience have given him the ability to look at complex business law and commercial litigation problems and find simple solutions. He also simply enjoys what he does. He takes great pride in helping businesses resume normal operations after overcoming stressful legal issues. At Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law, clients feel the attorneys' passion and benefit from their:
Acclaimed legal service - Mr. Kugisaki is BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell for his professionalism and ethics.
Extensive knowledge of the law - At the office of Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law, you are represented by an attorney with thorough knowledge of the laws of Hawaii. He can find creative and effective solutions for your problems that less experienced attorneys might not be able to see.

Areas of practice
The law office of Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law handles cases in the following areas:
-Business Law
-Commercial Litigation
-Insurance Defense
-Probate Litigation

Main Office

Main Office
1001 Bishop Street, Suite 2828, American Savings Bank Tower
Honolulu HI 96813




If you are planning to start your own business in Hawaii, or if you want to expand your current business, an experienced and knowledgeable business law attorney can help expedite the process and ensure your success.

The lawyers at Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law assist individuals and businesses of all sizes with a full range of legal services, including:
-Commercial and civil litigation
-Business formation and advice
-Due diligence
-Financial investment counseling
-Contract review and development
-Breach of contract
-Buy and sell agreements
-Shareholder disputes

With more than 35 years of industry experience, this firm is well prepared to handle business legal issues of any size or complexity. If litigation becomes necessary, they work tirelessly to defend your rights in court and provide the best possible results for your case.

Realizing your business dreams
A focus of the firm is helping clients start their own businesses. Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law reviews your business plans and advises on issues involved in business formation and maintenance, including potential liability, corporate entity formation and tax structures. Once your business has been established, they continue to help it grow by advising on insurance coverage, investment strategies and corporate compliance issues. They also look after your best interests by finding strategies to limit your personal liability and increase your bottom line.

Helping business owners move forward
The attorneys at Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law work closely with business owners to ensure businesses run smoothly. They often negotiate and draft contracts and buy-and-sell agreements, assist with corporate compliance measures and tax filing, and represent businesses in shareholder disputes and commercial litigation cases. They are also seasoned negotiators and litigators and know how to best represent your financial interests, successfully resolving your issues in the boardroom or the courtroom.

Craig T. Kugisaki

Craig T. Kugisaki Attorney at Law A Law Corporation

Practice Areas
Insurance Defense; Litigation; Mass Torts; Products Liability; Asbestos Defense; Commercial Litigation; Probate Litigation, Real Estate; Business Law

1978, Hawaii, U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Law School
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D.

Hawaii State (Member, Committee for the Mediation/Arbitration of Fee Disputes) and American Bar Associations; Defense Research Institute.

Deputy Attorney General, 1979-1981. Alternate Delegate, Hawaii State Judicial Conference, 1992. Arbitrator, Hawaii Court Annexed Arbitration Program.


Hilo, Hawaii, October 10, 1951

Kaeo vs. Davis, 68 Haw. 447, 719 P.2d 387, 1986; Kaczmarczyk vs. City and County of Honolulu, 65 Haw. 612, 656 P.2d 89, 1982.


University of California, Hastings College of the Law
Juris Doctorate,