Previously, Opulauoho clerked for the Honorable R. Mark Browning, Chief Judge of the Circuit Court of the First Circuit, working extensively on Trust, Probate, Conservatorship and Guardianship matters. Most recently, Opulauoho served as a law clerk for the Honorable Karen T. Nakasone, Associate Judge of the Intermediate Court of Appeals, where he worked on a wide range of cases. Prior to attending law school, Opulauoho had an extensive career in retail management, both on the continent and in Hawaii.
Opulauoho received his J.D. from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, William S. Richardson School of Law, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Shidler College of Business, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing from Boston College, Wallace E. Carroll School of Management.
“Kaiwi's diverse background in business and law makes him a valuable addition to our firm,” said Jon Yamamura, Chair of Carlsmith Ball. “We are excited to welcome Kaiwi to our team.”