Having lived here in the islands for more than 45 years, and having practiced law in the islands for more than 34 years, trial attorney Stephen D. Whittaker understands how the law works in West Hawaii. His intimate knowledge of the West Hawaii trial law community, opposing counsel and judges alike, combined with the depth of his experience in both small and large business and real estate matters, make him the natural fit for his clients' most complicated legal business needs.
Kailua Kona Business Litigation Lawyer Serving West Hawaii
Mr. Whittaker offers a rare level of value to his clients. He has built his practice upon the experience he gained working the first 17 years of his career as a business trial attorney for a major firm in Hawaii that was best known as Case & Lynch. After the dissolution of Case & Lynch in 1995 Mr. Whittaker established his own law firm which became known as Whittaker Lacy & Jackson. Mr. Whittaker left Whittaker Lacy & Jackson to establish a private practice January 1, 2004.
Mr. Whittaker has advised business and real estate clients with respect to solely island-related trial matters as well as multimillion-dollar cases stretching from the islands to the shores of New Jersey. In doing so, he provides his clients with the best of both worlds: the personalized service associated with a boutique solo law practice coupled with the knowledge and talent of an experienced large firm trial attorney. As a result, other attorneys throughout the area refer their most complicated cases to Stephen D. Whittaker, AAL, LLLC, knowing that he can properly address the difficulties of particularly unique trial matters.
Clients involved in real estate disputes benefit from the fact that Mr. Whittaker has maintained an active real estate salesperson's license for more than 25 years. Affiliated with a broker, Marissa Ashley of the brokerage of Action Team Realty, Inc., Mr. Whittaker knows the real estate industry as an actual participant. His clients have no need of a translator or of paying for the time it takes a lawyer to get up to speed on the language of the industry. Attorney Stephen D. Whittaker already brings that invaluable knowledge to his trial practice every day.
Contact A West Hawaii Estate Litigation Attorney
To speak with an experienced Kailua Kona trial attorney who has served West Hawaii clients for more than 35 years, contact the law firm of Stephen D. Whittaker, AAL, LLLC, by calling 808-960-4536. Mr. Whittaker offers free initial phone consultations. You can also contact Mr. Whittaker online to schedule an in-office consultation. The firm accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover.