Welcome to the Hawai`i Access to Justice Commission’s homepage. The Commission’s primary purpose is to substantially increase access to justice in civil legal matters for low- and moderate-income residents of Hawai`i.

“The pursuit of equal justice for all is truly a noble endeavor.”

Associate Judge Daniel R. Foley, Hawai`i Intermediate Court of Appeals Chair, Hawai`i Access to Justice Commission

Hawaii Access to Justice Commission News

  • October 23, 2014

    PRO BONO CELEBRATION 2014

    Save the Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014, 4:00 p.m. The Hawaii Access to Justice Commission and the HSBA Committee on the Delivery of Legal Services to the Public are planning a 2014 Pro Bono Celebration on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. to take place at the Hawaii Supreme … [read more]

  • 2014 ACCESS TO JUSTICE CONFERENCE

    “MEETING THE CHALLENGES TO EQUAL JUSTICE FOR ALL”    2014 Access to Justice Conference Friday, June 20, 2014   On a sunny Friday morning, June 20, 2014, 265 interested individuals attended the Access to Justice Conference sponsored by the Hawaii Access to Justice Commission (“Commission”). The venue at the William S. … [read more]

  • INFORMATIONAL BROCHURES

              The Hawai`i Access to Justice Commission received a grant from the ABA Center for Access to Justice Initiatives, which allowed the Commission to work on the enhancement of language services for self-represented litigants.            A brochure was developed that explains how to request an interpreter and provides tips on … [read more]

  • COMMUNITY BRIEFING: Thursday, November 14, 2013

    The Hawai`i Access to Justice Commission sponsored a community briefing at the Farrington High School Cafeteria on Thursday night, November 14, 2013, with Chief Justice Mark E. Recktenwald of the Hawai`i Supreme Court and Associate Judge Daniel R. Foley, Intermediate Court of Appeals, Chair of the Access to Justice Commission. … [read more]