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Philip H. Lowenthal

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Philip Lowenthal has earned an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell™, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas

Admitted

  • California, 1969
  • Hawaii, U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii and U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1970
  • U.S. Supreme Court; 1982
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1979

Education

  • Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California at Berkeley, J.D.

Associations and memberships

  • Hawaii State Bar Association
  • State Bar of California
  • American Board of Criminal Lawyers (Fellow, 1979; Governor, 1982)
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Maui Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Founder-President)

Instructor

  • University of Hawaii Community Colleges
  • Rules of Evidence (1978 – 2005)
  • Hawaii Institute for Continuing Education, (HICLE)
  • Trial Advocacy Training for Lawyers
  • Annual Hawaii Public Defender Training Seminar (1988 – 2005)
  • National Institute of Trial Advocacy (NITA) (Trainings in Hawaii, Washington, Idaho and Guam)
  • Albert Einstein Institute – panelist
  • Judge/Lawyer Genetics and Law Training (2001)
  • Rules of Evidence Seminars
  • Sponsored by Family Law Section, Maui Bar Association
  • Trainer 2008, 2009

Biographical details

  • Listed in Best Lawyers of America, 1983
  • Hawaii Supreme Court Permanent Committee on Rules of Penal Procedure, 1989 – 2006
  • Rules of Evidence, 1993–
  • Criminal Jury Instructions, Lawyer Chairman, 1990 – 2006
  • Federal and Hawaii Judicial Conferences, 1985 – 1997
  • Faculty, National Institute of Trial Advocacy, 1981–
  • Ninth Circuit Lawyer Representative, 1996–
  • Adjunct Professor, Evidence for Lawyers and Paralegals, Maui Community College, 1983 – 2006
Philip H. Lowenthal serves clients in Maui and throughout the outer islands of Hawaii.