Michael K. Tateishi (Wailuku, Hawaii)
Michael K. Tateishi (Wailuku, Hawaii)

Michael K. Tateishi

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Licensed for 42 years

Serving Wailuku, HI (view address)

Michael K. Tateishi

Free initial consultation

Serving Wailuku, HI (view address)

About Michael K. Tateishi

Michael K. Tateishi is a member of the following… Read more
Michael K. Tateishi is a member of the following distinguished professional organizations:

-Best Lawyers

-Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

-The National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Lawyers-Hawaii

-American Association for Justice

-American Bar Association

-Hawaii State Bar Association

For 35 years, Michael K. Tateishi has devoted his career to the representation of clients in personal injury matters in Hawaii. He handles personal injury matters including auto and truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, zipline, wrongful death, dental and medical malpractice.

Mr. Tateishi began his legal career with the Office of the Public Defender in Honolulu, Oahu. He then shifted his focus from criminal to civil law when he began working for a Honolulu personal injury law firm. He later opened the Law Office of Michael K. Tateishi, representing victims of personal injury. Mr. Tateishi now focuses solely on representing plaintiffs in personal injury matters, as a principal at Tateishi & Pascual. Mr. Tateishi was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. He received a Juris Doctor degree from Gonzaga University Law School and was admitted to the Hawaii State Bar in 1977. He holds both a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a Bachelor's degree in Education, from the University of Hawaii. An experienced trial attorney, Mr. Tateishi has appeared before the First Circuit Court in Honolulu, the Second Circuit Court in Maui, the Third Circuit Court in Kauai, Fifth Circuit Court in Hawaii, the Hawaii Supreme Court, the U.S. Federal District Court, and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

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Areas of Law

  • Wrongful Death
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Spinal Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Personal Injury
  • Severe Burns
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Tourist Injuries
  • Dog Bites
  • Electrical Injury
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Medical Negligence
  • Hospital Negligence
  • Trial Practice

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Admission Details

Admitted in 1977, Hawaii, U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

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Law School Attended
Gonzaga University Law School

Class of 1977

University Attended

University of Hawaii
Class of 1974
Political Science

University of Hawaii
Class of 1974

Representative Cases
Barcai v. Betwee, M.D., 98 Hawaii 470, 50 P.3d 946 (Hawaii, July 18, 2002) (No. 21486)
Acoba v. General Tire, Inc., 92 Hawaii 1, 986 P.2d 288, Prod.Liab.Rep.(CCH) P 15,679 (Hawaii, Oct. 20, 1999)(No. 19451)
Kaiama v. Hawaii Ins. Co., Inc., 84 Hawaii 133, 930 P.2d 1352 (Hawaii, Jan. 29, 1997)(No. 16055)
Sol v. AIG Hawaii Ins. Co., 76 Hawaii 304, 875 P.2d 921 (Hawaii, May 18, 1994)(No. 17038)
State v. Harper, 1 Haw.App. 481, 620 P.2d 1087 (Hawaii App., Dec. 12, 1980)(No. 7526)
State v. Caraballo, 62 Haw. 309, 615 P.2d 91 (Hawaii, July 15, 1980)(No. 6583)
State v. Hong, 62 Haw. 83, 611 P.2d 595 (Hawaii, May 21, 1980)(No. 6296)
State v. Caldeira, 61 Haw. 285, 602 P.2d 930 (Hawaii, Nov. 9, 1979)(No. 6984, 6994, 7014)
Budget Rent-A-Car, Inc. v. Higashigushi, 109 F.3d 1471, 97 Cal. Daily Op. Serv. 2357, 97 Daily Journal D.A.R. 4228 (9th Cir. (Hawaii), Mar. 31, 1997)(No. 94-15932, 94-16510)
State v. Gogo, 1 Haw.App.44,613 P.2d 916 (Hawaii App. June 27, 1980) (No. 7359).

Location Details

Michael K. Tateishi: Principal at Tateishi & Pascual, Attorneys A Law Corporation


Wailuku Townhouse2158 Main Street, Suite 201
Wailuku, HI  96793



Office Hours:

  • Monday 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
  • Wednesday 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
  • Thursday 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
  • Friday 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
  • Saturday By appointment
  • Sunday By appointment

Attorney FAQs

Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated?
Yes, Michael K. Tateishi has a 4.4 Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
What law school did this attorney attend?
Michael K. Tateishi attended Gonzaga University Law School.
Does this attorney maintain any other responsibilities in the firm outside of legal work?
Michael K. Tateishi is the Managing Partner of the firm.
What year was this attorney's law firm established?
Tateishi & Pascual, Attorneys A Law Corporation was established in 1982.


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