Paul O. Hirose, Esq.
President - National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
Featured Bar President
Paul Hirose is of counsel in the firm's litigation practice where he possesses extensive experience in defending a broad range of clients in federal and state court and before administrative agencies. Somewhat uniquely, Paul also possesses considerable experience assisting corporate clients with their business and transactional matters. For 15 years, Paul has served in the legal department for Isuzu North America Corporation and has developed expertise regarding the numerous issues that impact automotive distributors. For several automotive clients, Paul has defended dealer lawsuits and protests, class action lawsuits and other cases involving product liability, copyright and trademark infringement, environmental, warranty and employment claims. He has successfully managed both the expansion and wind down of dealer networks; authored and implemented risk and litigation avoidance strategies; and advised his clients regarding a wide variety of business and operational issues, including human resources, intellectual property, marketing and advertising matters. Paul is a former Certified Public Accountant.