Mr. Mukai is a partner in the real estate, corporate, and government affairs departments as well as the international business section. His practices areas include real estate and business acquisition, real estate development with an emphasis in subdivision development; commercial leasing; organizing business and nonprofit entities, and providing general business counseling to his domestic and international clients.
Mr. Mukai was a co-editor in chief of the University of Hawaii Law Review in 1998.
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
Here are a few to get you started:
It is always a good idea to research your lawyer prior to hiring. Every state has a disciplinary organization that monitors attorneys, their licenses, and consumer complaints. By researching lawyer discipline you can: