James C. McWhinnie
Firm:
Damon Key Leong Kupchak Hastert Attorneys At Law A Law Corporation
Phone:(808) 531-8031
Address: 1003 Bishop Street, Suite 1600
Honolulu, HI 96813

Membership: Hawaii State (Secretary and Director, 2004; Co-Chair, Judicial Administration Committee, 1997-1999, 2001-2002; Fee Dispute Committee; Co-Founder, Lawyer Kokua Program) and American (Member, Litigation Section) Bar Associations; Hawaii Defense L
University: St. Mary's University, B.A., with honors, 1975; University of Hawaii, College of Business Administration, M.B.A. Program, 1977-1979, DePaul University College of Law, J.D., with honors, 1983
Admitted: 1983, Hawaii and U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii; 1984, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Biography: Co-Author: "Taking and Defending Depositions in Hawaii," Lorman Education Services, July 2001; "Insurance Law: Third Party Coverage in Hawaii," NBI, February 2002. Hawaii Supreme Court's Special Committee on Judicial Performance, Member, 1998—; United States District Court, District of Hawaii, Merit Selection Panel, U.S. Magistrate Judge, 2000; Arbitrator and Mediator: Hawaii Court Annexed Arbitration Program, American Arbitration Association, Mediation Specialists of Hawaii, Inc.; St. Anthony's School Board, Chairman, 2000-2005, Vice Chair, 1999-2000, and Member, 1996-2005; Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers in Hawaii and Hawaii Super Lawyers, Commercial Litigation; Meritas, Vice-Chair and Finance Committee Chair 2007-2010, Board of Directors 2005-2008; Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member; Oahu Country Club, President 2006-2007 and Member, Board of Directors 2004-2007.