HONOLULU (April 5, 2021)–Cades Schutte LLP announced the election of Amanda M. Jones to its Management Committee, effective April 1, 2021. Amanda is a partner in the firm’s Litigation Department and Employment Law and Labor Relations team, recognized for her work by publications including Chambers and Partners USA and The Best Lawyers in America. She will join the firm’s existing Management Committee members, Nathan T. Okubo and Ryan M. Wilson.
Fellow Management Committee member Nathan T. Okubo commented, “We are very excited to have Amanda join the firm’s leadership. Amanda is highly esteemed amongst our clients and peers for both her robust legal career and mentorship. Ryan and I look forward to working closely with her as our firm celebrates its 100th anniversary in Hawai‘i in 2022.”
Amanda M. Jones commented, “It is an honor to have been elected to Cades Schutte’s Management Committee by my fellow partners. With Nathan and Ryan’s deep experience and vision, I am thrilled to continue building on our firm’s reputation as one of the largest and oldest full-service law firms in Hawai‘i. I would also like to take this opportunity to thank Marc E. Rousseau for serving on Cades Schutte’s Management Committee for 13 years. As he continues to serve our firm in his new role, I am proud to be able to build on Marc’s achievements in this next chapter and continue the growth of our firm.”
About Cades Schutte LLP
Cades Schutte is a full-service law firm with over 70 attorneys, providing superior service in over 20 practice areas from the Firm’s main office in Honolulu and offices in Kona, Waimea, Kahului, and Līhuʻe. Since the Firm was founded in 1922, Cades Schutte attorneys have been called on to serve as counsel in some of the most notable cases and transactions in the State of Hawai‘i.
Cades Schutte offers a wide range of corporate and personal legal services with an emphasis on business counseling. The Firm is proud to serve local, national, and international clients, and regularly handles estate planning, tax, and personal litigation matters.
Cades Schutte is organized into four departments—Finance, Real Estate, and Corporate; Litigation; Tax; and Trusts and Estates—but departmental lines are fluid. Cades Schutte attorneys from different departments routinely collaborate on projects to benefit clients. This approach provides a full array of the Firm’s expertise and experience.
Utilizing a ‘firm first’ mentality, the firm has adopted a democratic style of management in which the strategic direction and vision for the firm is developed by its partners, and headed up by its Management Committee. Together, this Committee serves as the Firm’s key visionary, and is specifically charged with implementing the direction and mission of the stakeholders.
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