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Mr. Gavin Kazuo Doi

Doi/Luke, Islandlawyers -- Helping People Since 1995
Contact: 808.593.2199
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Law School: Sturm College of Law - University of Denver
Jurisdiction: Hawaii

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About Mr. Gavin Kazuo Doi
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 Law in 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. The Hawaii Access to Justice Commission honored Gavin in 2012 for his pro bono service to the community. 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 .
Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Hawaii
Languages
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Professional Experience
Law clerk, Department of the Corporation Counsel, City and County of Honolulu
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Law clerk, The Hon. Wendell K. Huddy, First Circuit Court, State of Hawaii
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Program Planner/Grantwriter, Hawaii Human Development
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Legal assistant, Child Support Enforcement Agency, State of Hawaii
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Intern, Washington D.C., United States Senator Daniel K. Inouye
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Education
Sturm College of Law - University of DenverJ.D. (1995)Law
Activities: Transportation Law Journal (Business Manager), Moot Court (Trial, Negotiations, Client Counseling)
Reed CollegeB.A.Political Science
Professional Activities
Volunteer Volunteer Legal Services Hawaii 1995-Current
Details: Performs pro bono legal service through divorce clinics, neighborhood clinics, and individual pro bono cases.
Coach Hawaii State High School Mock Trial Program 1995-2006
Details: Coached mock trial teams at Castle High School, Campbell High School, and McKinley High School.
Awards
Outstanding Pro Bono Service, Hawaii Access to Justice Commission
Gavin Doi was honored for outstanding pro bono volunteer service by the Hawaii Access to Justice Commission and the Hawai State Legislature, at a ceremony held October 23, 2012, at the Hawaii Supreme Court. The Pro Bono Celebration 2012 awards ceremony recognized six volunteers from the legal community for their pro bono work.
Commendation - Outstanding Pro Bono Attorney, Hawaii State House of Representatives
The Hawaii State House of Representatives honored Mr. Doi in 2012 for his commitment to pro bono legal service.
Na Loio Pu'uwai Aloha Award, Volunteer Legal Services Hawaii
Volunteer Legal Services Hawaii, the largest clearinghouse for pro bono services in Hawaii, honored Mr. Doi in 2008 for his community pro bono work.
Na Loio Ho'ono'o Hana Award, Volunteer Legal Services Hawaii
Volunteer Legal Services Hawaii, the largest clearinghouse for pro bono services in Hawaii, honored Mr. Doi in 2008 for his varied pro bono commitments with VLSH.
Justice Award, Hawaii State Bar Association
The HSBA Justice Award honors one lawyer annually for their outstanding contribution to the ideals of justice.
Professional Associations
Member, Hawaii State Bar
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Doi/Luke, Attorneys at Law, LLLC
1600 Kapiolani Boulevard, Suite 1300
Honolulu, HI 96814
USA
Telephone: 808.593.2199
Fax: 808.593.2980