John P. "Pete" Manaut
Firm:
Carlsmith Ball LLP
Phone:808-523-2548
Address: 1001 Bishop Street, Suite 2200
Honolulu, HI 96813

Membership: Affiliations•Hawai'i State Bar Association •American Bar Association
University: University of Colorado, B.A., 1980, Gonzaga University School of Law, Spokane, Washington, J.D., 1985
Admitted: 1985, Hawaii and U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii; 1986, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1994, Colorado
Biography: Pete Manaut is a partner in the firm's Honolulu office and a member of the Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Group. He concentrates his practice on complex construction, commercial and real property litigation. Mr. Manaut represents parties in all aspects of business litigation, mediation and arbitration, with particular experience in complex construction litigation, mechanic's lien and bond claims, real property disputes, lender liability, foreclosures, equitable title disputes, quiet title actions, toxic tort/environmental claims, asbestos and mold litigation, corporate and partnership dispute litigation, trust disputes, copyright infringement litigation, and appellate work. He has practiced litigation full time in the Carlsmith Honolulu office for nearly 30 years. Mr. Manaut is listed in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business 2015 for Litigation: General Commercial.Distinctions•Listed in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business 2015 for Litigation: General Commercial•Lecturer and Co-Author, Hawai'i Construction Law and Mechanic's Liens 2015, with G. Clay and K. Holma