Scott K.D. Shishido

Rising Stars: 2015-2016

Scott K.D. Shishido

P. (808) 547-5766


Scott K.D. Shishido concentrates his practice in the areas of real estate, construction, personal injury, insurance defense, coverage and bad faith, professional malpractice, and commercial litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Shishido clerked for the Honorable Craig H. Nakamura at the Intermediate Court of Appeals. While pursuing his law degree from the University of Hawaii’s William S. Richardson School of Law, Mr. Shishido served as the Managing Editor of the University of Hawaii Law Review and competed as a member of the Native American Moot Court Team. During law school, he served as a research assistant for the Ka Huli Ao Center for Excellence in Native Hawaiian Law.

Mr. Shishido obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Stanford University where he was a governing member of the Stanford American Indian Organization and a recipient of the Dean’s Award for Outstanding Achievement. Before attending law school, Mr. Shishido worked as a Communications and Program Manager at the Native American Health Center in Oakland, California. Mr. Shishido was born in Honolulu, raised primarily in Halawa, and is a graduate of Kamehameha Schools Kapalama.

Practice Areas


  • William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii, J.D. (magna cum laude), 2010
  • Stanford University, B.A., 2004

Bar Admissions

  • Hawaii

Admitted to Practice

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

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