Edmund W.K. Haitsuka

Edmund W.K. Haitsuka

Edmund W.K. Haitsuka is a partner and founding member of the firm. He has over 20 years of legal experience and concentrates his practice on real estate and business law.

Areas of Practice

  • Administrative law
  • Appeals
  • Business formation and operations
  • Civil litigation
  • Collection law
  • Commercial leasing
  • Condominium and community associations
  • Construction law
  • Contract formation and disputes
  • Governmental permits
  • Homeowner associations
  • Land use law
  • Landlord-tenant law
  • Probate law
  • Professional vocational licensing
  • Real estate title and transactions

Affiliations / Distinctions

  • Hawaii State Bar Association, Member
  • West Hawaii Community Health Center, Board Member, 2015-current
  • Friends of NELHA, Board Member, 2015-2017
  • Hawaii County Charter Commission, Chairman, 2009-2010
  • Children's First Program, Volunteer
  • Martindale-Hubbell, Distinguished
  • Volunteer Legal Services of Hawaii, Kaheiau Award

Bar Admissions

  • Hawaii state courts
  • United States District Court for the District of Hawaii
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals


  • Hawaii Appellate Standards of Review Revisited: 18 U Haw. L. Re. 645 (1996)

Prior Work Experience

  • Carlsmith Ball LLP, Partner
  • Kobayashi, Sugita & Goda, Associate
  • Hawaii Police Department, Detective