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Since 1996, Kevin Adaniya has dedicated himself to helping individuals and families in Hawaii with their family law issues.  He is a practical, effective and affordable family law attorney.


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Practice areas


  1. Child Abuse: 30%
    20 years
  2. Divorce: 30%
    20 years
  3. Family: 20%
    20 years
  4. Child Custody: 20%
    20 years



Fixed (sometimes)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Kevin S. Adaniya, Attorney at Law

33 S King St #306
Honolulu, HI, 96813


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in HawaiiThe National Academy of Family Law Attorneys2015
Outstanding Local Vice-PresidentUnited States Junior Chamber of Commerce1998
Certificate of Special CommendationVolunteer Legal Services of Hawaii1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Sole ProprietorKevin S. Adaniya, Attorney at Law1996 - Present
Facilitator/MediatorEPIC Ohana Conferencing1999 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Prevent Child Abuse HawaiiTreasurer2014 - Present
Prevent Child Abuse HawaiiBoard of Directors2013 - Present
Association of Family and Conciliation CourtsN/A2011 - Present
American Bar Association (Family Law Section)N/A1998 - Present
Hawaii State Bar Association (Family Law Section)N/A1997 - Present
Hawaii JayceesLegal Counsel2002 - 2003
Child and Parent Advocates Section, Hawaii State Bar AssociationChair2002 - 2003
Young Lawyers Division, Hawaii State Bar AssociationDirector1999 - 2000
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In Re Doe, 109 Hawaii 399, 126 P.3d 1086 (2006)Supreme Court of Hawaii vacated and remanded
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Publication nameTitleDate
National Business InstituteFamily Law From A to Z2016
Hawaii State Bar Association's Handbook for Sole and Small Firm PractitionersShould I Go Solo?2012
National Business InstituteChild Custody and Visitation in Hawaii2003
Hawaii State Bar Association's Handbook for Solo and Small Firm PractitionersShould I Go Solo!2003
Institute for Paralegal EducationParalegals in Family Law Practice in Hawaii2002
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of California - Santa BarbaraPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Family Law From A to ZCommon and Not So Common Family Law Issues and Answers2016
Family Law From A to ZChild Custody and Visitation Rights2016
2010 Annual Child Welfare Law UpdateThe New Child Welfare Act: How Will the New Law Affect Practice in Hawaii's Child Abuse and Neglect Cases2010
2008 Annual Child Welfare Law UpdateDefining and Applying the "Best Interests of the Child" Concept in Court2008