Attorneys

In addition to Ian, an associate attorney may be assigned to your legal team at the Law Offices of Ian Mattoch.  The associate attorney will work with Ian Mattoch and the rest of your legal team in shepherding legal issues and providing legal research and litigation support not afforded to clients by other law firms.  The associate attorneys at the Law Offices of Ian Mattoch provide decades of experience in the practice of personal injury law in the State of Hawaii.

 

DANIEL P. KIRLEY, ESQ.
Having grown up in Honolulu, Dan graduated from Punahou School in 1986.  He received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1990, and a law degree from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, in California in 1993.  Dan is a member of the Hawai`i Association of Justice, a consumer-oriented legal association.  He has worked on over a dozen appellate cases, including five cases that resulted in published opinions.  Dan has been selected both as a private arbitrator and as an arbitrator in the Court Annexed Arbitration Program.

 

STUART M. KODISH, ESQ.
Stuart Kodish attended Ohio State University, receiving his Bachelor’s degree in political science in 1983 and his law degree in 1986.  Stuart is a graduate of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy and is a co-author of the “Hawaii Motor Vehicle Collision Manual.”  He is a member of the panel of arbitrators for the American Arbitration Association as well as serving as an arbitrator for the Hawaii Circuit Court Annexed Arbitration Program.   He currently is a member of the Hawaii Association of Justice, The American Trial Lawyers Association, as well as the Hawaii State, Federal, and American Bar Associations.

 

BRUCE A. LARSON, ESQ.
Bruce Larson resides on the Big Island of Hawaii and serves clients from our firm’s Hilo Office.  He has practiced law for over thirty years and is admitted to the bar in Hawaii and Montana.  Bruce graduated from Montana State University in 1976 with a Bachelor’s degree in political science.  He received his law degree from the University of Montana in 1980.  In addition to serving clients of our firm, he serves as an arbitrator for the Hawaii Court Annexed Arbitration Program and has participated as a panelist in educational seminars assisting other attorneys to serve as CAAP arbitrators.  Bruce is a member of the Hawaii Association of Justice.  He also serves as a board member, officer and volunteer mediator for the Kuikahi Mediation Center.  Kuikahi is a non-profit corporation that contracts with the Hawaii State Judiciary to provide alternative dispute resolution services on the Big Island of Hawaii.

 

SCOTT MATTOCH, ESQ.
Scott Mattoch grew up in Kailua, Hawaii and is a graduate of Punahou School He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Santa Clara University and was awarded membership to the Phi Beta Kappa and Pi Sigma Alpha honor societies. He received his law degree from the University of Hawaii in 1998. In 2007, Scott was awarded a Master of Business Administration from the University of California’s Hass School of Business. Scott is admitted to the bar in Hawaii and Colorado. He has argued cases before Federal and State of Hawaii judges and juries including the Hawaii Supreme Court.

 

WILLIAM B. HEFLIN, ESQ.
Bill graduated from Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan, and received his law degree from the University of Hawaii, William S. Richardson School of Law in 2001, and is licensed to practice before all Courts in the State of Hawaii.  Bill had the honor to Clerk for the Honorable Riki May Amano, in the Third Circuit Court of Hawaii, and for the Honorable Alexa D.M. Fujise at the Intermediate Court of Appeals.  Bill also worked as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the County of Hawaii, and as an Associate Attorney for a prominent Hilo firm, where his practice concentrated on Criminal Defense, Family Law, and Civil Litigation.  Bill Heflin is a member of the Hawaii State Bar Association, and is a member and past President of the Hawaii County Bar Association.