Jennifer M. Yamanuha
Jennifer M. Yamanuha concentrates her practice in the area of labor and employment law and represents employers on a wide array of issues.
Ms. Yamanuha grew up on Oʻahu and graduated from Roosevelt High School. At the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, she majored in Political Science, served as President of the Mānoa Pre-Law Society, and was a legal aide for then Intermediate Court of Appeals Chief Judge James Burns. While attending Harvard Law School, she interned at a legal services center and also advocated for the rights of consumers and incarcerated individuals. Before joining Goodsill, she worked in the employment law department of a Fortune 500 company following two years working in the employee benefits and executive compensation group at a major New York law firm.
Ms. Yamanuha also holds a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology and is proficient in conversational Spanish.
Harvard Law School, J.D., 2003
University of Hawai‘i at Manoa, B.A., (with High Honors), 2000
- New York
Admitted to Practice
- State Courts of Hawaii
- State Courts of New York
- U.S. District Court of Hawaii
Memberships and Affiliations
Hawaii State Bar Association
American Bar Association