Dennis E. W. O'Connor Jr.
Firm: O'Connor Playdon & Guben LLP
Address: 733 Bishop Street, 24th Floor
Honolulu, HI 96813
Membership: Hawaii State Bar Association.
University: University of California at Berkeley, B.S., 1982, University of Hawaii, J.D., 1985
Admitted: 1985, Hawaii and U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii
Biography: Dennis O'Connor Jr. earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Economics from University of California at Berkeley and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Hawaii, William S. Richardson School of Law. During law school he lived in Chuuk and worked as a Law Clerk for Associate Justice Benson of the Supreme Court of the Federated States of Micronesia. After graduation from law school he worked as a Law Clerk for U.S. Magistrate, Daral G. Conklin, U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii. Mr. O'Connor's primary area of practice is civil litigation. He is admitted to practice before the courts in the State of Hawaii, the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. AREAS OF CONCENTRATION:Civil and Commercial Litigation, Tort Claims, Product Liability, Insurance, Real Estate Litigation, Trust Litigation, Professional Malpractice, Construction Litigation, Visitor Industry Litigation, and Admiralty and Maritime Claims.