Christine A. Terada

Christine A. Terada

P. (808) 547-5796


Christine Terada concentrates her practice in the areas of civil litigation and environmental law, including class action defense.

Ms. Terada attended Dartmouth College, where she graduated magna cum laude with a major in Geography and a minor in Japanese Language and Literature. At Dartmouth, Ms. Terada was a Rufus Choate Scholar and a James O. Freedman Presidential Scholar. Prior to law school, she worked at the Overbrook Foundation in New York City as an Environment Program Assistant.

Ms. Terada attended Northwestern University School of Law, where she served as an Executive Articles Editor of the Northwestern University Journal of International Human Rights and as Co-President of the Northwestern Law Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union. During law school, Ms. Terada participated in externships with Chief Judge Susan Oki Mollway of the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii and the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5. She also worked as a Teacher’s Assistant for Negotiations and a student attorney in the Bluhm Legal Clinic’s Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth.

In her free time, Ms. Terada enjoys hiking, backpacking and traveling.

Practice Areas


Northwestern University School of Law, J.D., 2012
Dartmouth College, A.B. (magna cum laude), 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Hawaii
  • Illinois (inactive)

Admitted to Practice

  • State Courts of Hawaii
  • U.S. District Court of Hawaii

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