Michael Tateishi

Tateishi & Tanaka, Attorneys, ALC
2158 Main Street
Suite 201
Wailuku, HI 96793

About  â€œMaui is my home and where I raised my family. As a community member, I feel it is my responsibility to make sure that people who are wrongfully injured here are protected under the law. Whether a case is big or small, I am committed to achieving the best results for every client.†   For over 35 years, Michael has dedicated his practice to helping those that are wrongfully injured. Over the years, Michael has successfully litigated complex personal injury and medical malpractice cases. One of his many cases involved a software defect that seriously injured his client and resulted in a recovery of more than $15,000,000.00. As an experienced 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.    Michael was born on Oahu and moved to Maui in the 80s, and never left. He is married and has three children and grandchildren. Michael enjoys swimming, cooking, and traveling when he can find the time.    Education    Juris Doctor | Gonzaga University Law School  Bachelor of Arts, Political Science | University of Hawaii at Manoa  Bachelors of Arts, Education | University of Hawaii at Manoa  Professional Associations and Memberships  Michael K. Tateishi is a member of the following distinguished professional organizations:    Best Lawyers  Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, The Top Trial Lawyers in America  The National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Lawyers – Hawaii  Super Lawyers  American Bar Association  Hawaii State Bar Association    Areas of Law    Wrongful Death  Catastrophic Injury  Automobile Accident Injuries  Spinal Injury  Brain Injury  Severe Burns  Truck Accidents  Motorcycle Accidents  Bicycle Accidents  Zipline Accidents  School Bus Accidents  Dog Bites  Electrical Injury  Dental Malpractice  Medical Negligence