Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel LLP Names Fricke and Iwao to Partnership
Jan 7, 2008
Honolulu, Hawai’i – Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel, LLP is pleased to announce that Robert K. Fricke and Regan M. Iwao have been made partners in the firm.
Fricke practices in the area of civil and criminal litigation. He represents plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury lawsuits, defends class action lawsuits and breach of contract, and represents defendants in state and federal criminal proceedings, with an emphasis on white collar defense. Additionally, he has represented lessees in litigation of lease to fee condemnation cases and has extensive experience in commercial and residential summary possession cases. Fricke graduated from the Hofstra University School of Law with distinction in 1990 and is an honor graduate of the Judge Advocate General’s School of the Army. Prior to joining the firm, Fricke served in the U.S. Marine Corps as a Judge Advocate, retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel after twenty years of service.
Iwao concentrates his practice in the area of civil litigation, representing plaintiffs and defendants in federal and state courts, arbitrations and mediations, administrative matters and appeals. He has successfully handled cases involving personal injury, real estate, construction, commercial litigation, and a variety of other types of litigation, such as product liability and trust and estate disputes. Iwao is a 2000 graduate of the University of Hawai’i William S. Richardson School of Law with cum laude honors. He received his undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with magna cum laude honors, and is a member of Tau Beta Pi and Pi Tau Sigma engineering honorary societies. A strong advocate for pro bono work, Iwao is a Volunteer Attorney for the Volunteer Legal Services Hawai’i.
“Bob and Regan truly embody the qualities our clients value in an attorney,” said Gary Slovin, managing partner at Goodsill. “They each provide high levels of experience in litigation while providing a high level of customer service our clients appreciate at Goodsill.”