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J. Stephen Street

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J. Stephen Street, Attorney at Law is a solo practice focusing on Intellectual Property and Business Litigation.  Mr. Street has more than 42 years of litigation experience in a broad variety of matters including complex business litigation, copyright and trademark infringement and trade secret litigation,  officers' and directors' liability, legal malpractice defense, contracts, real property, anti-trust and trade regulation, franchisor/franchisee disputes, wrongful termination actions and other employment claims, and lender liability claims.  He has been retained as insurance defense counsel in actions involving a variety of tort claims including legal malpractice defense, premises liability, products liability, toxic torts, and construction cases. 

He established his solo litigation practice in 2010 so that he could focus on protecting intellectual property rights.  He has represented clients in copyright and trademark infringement matters (both plaintiffs and defendants) including work for photographers and other visual artists, musicians, writers, sculptors, non-profit organizations, law firms and technology companies.

Mr. Street's litigation experience includes federal and state court jury trials, bench trials, federal and state appeals, private arbitrations, mediations and administrative hearings.  Mr. Street has presented oral argument before the Ninth Circuit and District of Columbia Circuit Courts of Appeal, and before the Hawaii Intermediate Court of Appeals and the Hawaii Supreme Court.

Mr. Street has served on the Board of the HSBA Intellectual Property and Technology Section since 2006 and was Section Chair for 2010 and 2011.  He has been rated in Super Lawyers® for Intellectual Property Litigation and Business Litigation since 2010 and in Best Lawyers in America® since 2014 and in Best Law Firms since 2015. 


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  • Copyright Law
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

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Honolulu, HI

134 Maono Place

Honolulu, HI 96821

United States

(808) 754.1647

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