Diane Deskins Hastert
Firm: Damon Key Leong Kupchak Hastert Attorneys At Law A Law Corporation
Address: 1003 Bishop Street, Suite 1600
Honolulu, HI 96813
Membership: Hawaii State Bar Association (Secretary, 1987 and Director, 1985-1989); American Bar Association (Member, Host Committee, 1989); Meritas (Founding Director and Vice Chair, 1999-2002); Hawaii Women Lawyers; Hawaii Women's Legal Foundation; Hawai
University: University of Washington, B.A., 1966, William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii, J.D., 1978
Admitted: 1978, Hawaii and U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii; 1979, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, U.S. Claims Court and U.S. Supreme Court
Biography: Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, 2001—. Hawaii Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Director, 1987-1994, and Instructor; The William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii, Adjunct Professor, 1989; Friends of The William S. Richardson School of Law, Director, 2004—; William S. Richardson School of Law Alumni Association, Director, 2004-2008; League of Women Voters, President, 1973-1975; Alternative Economic Futures for Hawaii, Commerce Task Force, 1973-1974; Citizens' Advisory Commission to the Capitol District, 1973-1974; Federal Magistrate Merit Selection Panel, 1987 & 1999; Ninth Circuit Senior Advisory Selection Panel, 1988-1992; United States District Court Local Rules Committee, 1988-1995; Hawaii Judicial Foresight Congress, 1991; Committee Supporting Federal Judicial Independence, 2000—; Civil Justice Reform Act Advisory Committee for the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii, Vice-Chair, 1991-1995; United States District Court Judicial Conference, Delegate, 1990-2003 and Panel Member; United States District Court Panel for Review of Criminal Justice Act Panel Fees & Costs, Lawyer Representative for District, 1999-2000; Hawaii Supreme Court Committee on Professionalism, 1989; Hawaii Supreme Court Committee on Model Rules on Professional Conduct, 1989-1994; Hawaii Supreme Court Committee on Code of Judicial Conduct, 1991-1993; Board of Bar Examiners, Hawaii Supreme Court, Member, 1992—; Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, Delegate, 1985-1988 and 1997-2000; Advisory Group to the U.S. District Court, Biden Committee, Vice Chair, 1991-1995; Disciplinary Board of the Hawaii Supreme Court, Member, 2002— , Vice Chair, 2005-2008, and Secretary, 2006-2007; Friends of The William S. Richardson Law School, Director 2005—; Aloha United Way, Director, 2005-2008; Easter Seals Hawaii, President, 1993-1995, Director, 1989-2002 and 2004—, Recipient: President's Award, 2004; Easter Seals, Inc., National Director, 2005—; Laulima Award, 2003; Chairman's Award 1993 and 2004, Easter Seals Hawaii Foundation, Founding Director, President 2001-2003, Director, 2001—, Chairman 2003—; Hawaii Theatre Center, Director, 1989-1994; Hawaiian Humane Society, Director, 1995-2002; Garden Club of Honolulu, Director 2005.