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Serving Hawaii Since 1992

Dara Sayuri Nakagawa

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Practice Areas:

  • Civil Litigation
  • Torts
  • Insurance Law
  • Construction Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Products and Professional Liability
  • Personal Injury


Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii; Admitted to Hawaii Bar 2018; Admitted to United States District Court, District of Hawaii 2018; University of Hawaii at Manoa (Business Administration: Management, International Business B.A. 2014); William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii at Manoa (J.D. 2018); Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa (M.B.A. 2019); Judicial Law Clerk, Hon. Rom A. Trader, Circuit Court of the First Circuit (2018-2019); Judicial Law Clerk, Hon. Keith K. Hiraoka, Intermediate Court of Appeals (2019); Associate Attorney, McCorriston Miller Mukai MacKinnon (2019-2021).

While in law school, Ms. Nakagawa served as captain of the Intellectual Property Moot Court Team and completed a summer internship with the Department of the Prosecuting Attorney, County of Hawaii. Her areas of practice include insurance law, construction law, products and professional liability, torts and personal injury, and commercial litigation.

Current Employment Position

  • Associate

Past Positions

  • McCorriston Miller Mukai MacKinnon LLP, Associate, 2019 to 2021


  • English


  • University of Hawaii, William S. Richardson School of Law, Honolulu, Hawaii
    • J.D. - 2018
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii
    • B.A. - 2014
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Business Administration: Management and International Business

Bar Admissions

  • Hawaii, 2018
  • U.S. District Court District of Hawaii, 2018