Trisha H.S.T. Akagi

Associate

Trisha is an associate in the Litigation Department at Cades Schutte. She joined the firm in 2014.

Trisha obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, and her Japan-Focused E.M.B.A. from Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Trisha earned her law degree, summa cum laude, from William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii. As a law student, Trisha served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Gary W.B. Chang, Circuit Court of the First Circuit, State of Hawaii. She also served as Co-Editor-in-Chief of the University of Hawaii Law Review, and received numerous awards, including the Starn O’Toole Marcus & Fisher Scholarship; James T. Law Review Scholarship; Aimee and Ronald H.W. Lum, Jr. Law Review Editor(s)-in-Chief Scholarship; CALI Excellence for the Future Awards for the highest grade in Contracts II, Intellectual Property, Trusts & Estates, Federal Income Taxation, and Government Contracts Law.

Education

  • J.D. (2014), William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii
  • J.E.M.B.A. (2006), Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii
  • B.S. Business Administration (2004), Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California

Admissions

  • Hawaii State Bar (2014)
  • United States District Court for the District of Hawaii

Memberships

  •  American Bar Association
  •  Hawaii State Bar Association
  • Hawaii Bankruptcy Bar Association