NOTICE TO ATTORNEYS INTERESTED IN PROVIDING LEGAL SERVICES
TO THE STATE OF HAWAII
Licensed attorneys who wish to provide legal services to the State for the fiscal year commencing July 1, 2021, are invited to submit a Statement of Qualifications and Expression of Interest to the Attorney General pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes §103D–304, as the need arises.
A new statement must be signed and electronically submitted pursuant to this Notice, even if you submitted a statement in the past. Attorneys from the same firm must submit separate statements.Please submit your statement(s) electronically to: HAWAIIAG@HAWAII.GOV. In the SUBJECT LINE,please indicate STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATION FOR FY2021-2022. A confirmation will be sent.
In the past, we have contracted for legal services in the following areas. Attorneys may list other areas of practice but are limited to no more than three areas.
Administrative Law International Law (including International Trade)
Administrative Hearings Officer Investment Counsel (including negotiating,
Antitrust documenting, and closing investment-related
Appellate Practice transactions (such as investment management
Bankruptcy/Receiverships agreements, private equity and hedge fund
Business Law (including Contracts Law, investments)).
Contracts Negotiation, and Corporate Law) Labor Law
Charities Regulation and Enforcement Land Use Law (including zoning)
Civil Litigation Law Enforcement (including Criminal Appeals
Civil Rights and Criminal Prosecutions)
Commercial Leasing Plaintiff’s Qui Tam
Communications Law (including federal and Probate Law (including Guardianships)
international communication law) Public Benefits Law (including ADA, § 504,
Complex Civil Litigation IDEA – Special Education, Public Assistance)
Constitutional Law Public Financing (including Bond Counsel,
Consumer Law Investment Banking, and Financing Leases)
Criminal Law Public Utilities
Employee Benefits Law (including Workers’ Real Property Law (including Financing,
Compensation, ERISA, Social Security Act, Development, Subdivisions,
Unemployment Law) Conveyances/Transactions/Permits, Native
Employment Law Rights, Historical Preservation Laws)
Energy Law Securities Law
Environmental Law Taxation (including Enforcement and Collection
Estates and Trusts of Hawaii Taxes, and Prosecution and
Family Law (including Hawaii Domestic Relations orders) Defense of State Tax Appeals)
Federal Legislation Telecommunications Law (including fixed wire, cable,
Financial Institutions/Banking internet, satellite, e911 law)
Health Law (including Hospital Administration and Time Share
Management, Affordable Care Act, Health Tort Law (including Products, Design, or
Insurance Portability and Accountability Act – Construction Liability, and Professional
HIPAA, Mental Health, Medicare, Medicaid) Malpractice)
Immigration Law Transportation Law (including Aviation Law,
Information and Computer Technology Law Maritime Law, Admiralty)
(including Computer Litigation & Cyber Security) Water Law
Intellectual Property (Patents, Trademarks,
Copyrights, Licensing & Contract Negotiations/Drafting)
Statement forms are available at http://ag.hawaii.gov/employment.
Your completed statements must be electronically received by the Hawaii State Department of the Attorney General by 11:59PM Tuesday, June 1, 2021, to be eligible for consideration for the entire fiscal year commencing July 1, 2021 and ending June 30, 2022. NO HARD COPIES, CDs, OR FACSIMILES SHALL BE ACCEPTED.
A statement electronically received after June 1, 2021, will be considered a “late submittal” for the balance of the fiscal year as follows:
A late submittal received between: Will be considered beginning:
June 2, 2021 – September 6, 2021 October 1, 2021
September 7, 2021 – December 6, 2021 January 1, 2022
December 7, 2021 – March 7, 2022 April 1, 2022