Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel LLP

Private Wealth Law Department

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Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel is described by an interviewee as "a go-to firm for trust and estate matters who have a great reputation in Hawaii." The firm handles the full spectrum of trust, estate and tax planning matters, and a market observer says that "they should be right there at the top as they are a premier firm."

An industry insider highlights the firm's strong client base and comments: "They act for several high net worth clients and have an excellent reputation for doing high-level work." The firm is also praised for having "a very vibrant practice" and recognised as "good on both contentious and non-contentious matters."

Notable practitioners

Judy Yuriko Lee handles all aspects of private wealth work and has an "excellent reputation." An industry expert says that "she's excellent," before continuing: "She has a really high-level practice, she does great work and her documents are always flawless."

Ray Okada advises on a wide range of trust and estate matters, including business successions, estate administration and fiduciary disputes. "He is a great lawyer - he is very knowledgeable, great with clients and an all-around very intelligent individual," explains a local commentator. Another interviewee says: "He is a very strong lawyer and really knows his stuff. He is a key name in this area and has a lot of experience he can rely on."