On Friday, June 25, 2021, the Hawai‘i Access to Justice Conference with the theme, “Access to Justice and the Time of COVID,” sponsored by the Hawai‘i Access to Justice Commission, attracted over 260 attendees. Opening remarks were provided by Hawai`i Supreme Court Justice Chief Justice Mark Recktenwald and Chair of the Commission, former Second Circuit Chief Judge Joseph Cardoza. The Honorable Nancy Gertner (Ret.), who is on the faculty of the Harvard Law School, was the keynote speaker.
The conference agenda and summaries of the plenary sessions and workshops are presented below: