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Gavin Kazuo Doi

Gavin Kazuo Doi

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family

About Me

Gavin was born and reared in Honolulu, Hawai‘i, graduating from McKinley High School, and receiving his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Reed College in Portland, Oregon, and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Denver College of Lawin Denver, Colorado. Previously, Gavin has worked with the Child Support Enforcement Agency and the SAVD Domestic Violence Clinic.  In his spare time, Gavin volunteers time with Volunteer Legal Services Hawaii and the Hawai’i State Bar Association and  coaches high school mock trial students — over the last 14 years, he has coached teams at McKinley, Campbell, and Castle High Schools. Gavin is a member of the Hawaii State Bar Association and the HSBA Family Law Section, and was presented with the 2002 Justice Award by the Hawaii State Bar Association, which honors one lawyer annually for their outstanding contribution to the ideals of justice. Gavin has extensive experience in divorce, paternity, child custody, child support, restraining orders, and other family law matters, and has a Martindale-Hubble® rating of Very High Legal Ability and Ethical Standards. He can be e-mailed at: gkdoi@islandlawyers.com.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Divorce & Separation: 60%
    20 years
  2. Family: 40%
    20 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-300/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Gavin. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    Gavin Doi is one of Hawaii's leading experts on divorce and family law. Among other things, Gavin is experienced in dealing with cases where one of the parties resides in another state or overseas. His firm also handles bankruptcy and estate planning matters.

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    Damien Horigan
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Island Lawyers

1600 Kapiolani Boulevard
Suite 1300
Honolulu, HI, 96814

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
HIActive199505/04/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Commendation -- Outstanding Pro Bono AttorneyHouse of Representatives, State of Hawaii2012
Outstanding Pro Bono ServiceHawaii Access to Justice Commission2012
Mayor's Award of AchievementMayor of Honolulu, Mufi Hannemann2008
Na Loio Pu'uwai Aloha AwardVolunteer Legal Services of Hawaii2008
Na Loio Ho'ono'o Hana AwardVolunteer Legal Services of Hawaii2007
Justice AwardHawaii State Bar Association2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney/PartnerDoi / Luke, Attorneys at Law, LLLC2011 - Present
Attorney/PartnerDoi Luke & Miyatake, Attorneys at Law, LLLC1999 - 2011
Attorney/PartnerDoi & Miyatake, Attorneys at Law1995 - 1999

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Hawaii State Bar Association, Family Law SectionN/AN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Child Custody Litigation and Settlements, Aspatore Books - Thomson ReutersWorking With Your Client Toward a Successful Child Custody Case2013
What You Need to Know If You Decide to Go Out on Your OwnWhere Should I Set Up Shop?2003

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Denver Sturm College of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Reed CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A