About Us blessing

Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel has served the legal and business needs of clients in Hawaii and around the world since 1878. The hallmarks of our services are quality, integrity, teamwork and cost effectiveness.

With approximately 60 attorneys located in downtown Honolulu, Goodsill is a full-service law firm with experience encompassing a broad range of business matters and practice areas, including securities law, banking, real estate, tax, trusts and estates, public utilities, immigration, international transactions and civil litigation. Goodsill attorneys are knowledgeable in such specialized areas as mergers and acquisitions, environmental law, antitrust, aviation, admiralty, international trade, labor and employment, media, technology, start-ups, venture financing and health law.

Goodsill attorneys provide innovative, solutions-oriented legal and general business counsel to an impressive list of domestic and international clients. We work closely with each client to identify and deploy the right mix of legal and business intelligence, talented support staff and technology. We are the proud home to several attorneys voted Hawaii's "Best Lawyers" by their peers in the legal community.

Goodsill’s role in the Hawaii community extends well beyond the courtroom and boardroom. Our attorneys have served as Governor of the State, Chief Justice of the Hawaii Supreme Court, Chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and Chair of the Board of Regents of the University of Hawaii. In addition, we actively participate as volunteers and board members of numerous charitable and professional organizations and educational institutions, as well as various governmental advisory boards.

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