Celebration of CJ Richardson's Legacy

Monday, August 8, 2011 (All day)

King Kamehameha V Judiciary History Center & The William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawai‘i proudly present

Ho‘okupu Mākou īa Richardson
We Pay Tribute to Richardson

Date: Monday, August 8, 2011
Time: 5:15 – 7:15 P.M.
Place: Ali‘iōlani Hale, 417 S. King Street

Join us in remembering the many accomplishments of former Chief Justice William S. Richardson. A remarkably humble man of infectious enthusiasm, “CJ” bridged the period beginning not many years after the overthrow of the Hawaiian Kingdom through the election of a United States president from Hawai‘i.

Speakers will include contributors to the University of Hawai‘i Law Review 2010-2011, 
Tribute: Chief Justice William S. Richardson (1919-2010).

Music by the Casualettes 

  • Oli Aloha No William S. Richardson, Kahikino Noa Detweiler
  • Introduction, Dean Aviam Soifer, William S. Richardson School of Law (UHL)
  • Tribute, Chief Justice William S. Richardson 1919-2010, Lynda Arakawa & Christopher Leong, Editors, University of Hawai‘i Law Review
  • Ka Lama Ku o Ka No‘eau: The Standing Torch of Wisdom, Melody K. MacKenzie, UHL
  • A Beloved Teacher Whose Vision had No Boundaries, Ivan Lui-Kwan, Starn O’Toole Marcus & Fisher
  • A Richardson Lawyer, Mari Matsuda, UHL
  • The Richardson Years: A Golden Age of Law in  Hawai‘i, Associate Justice Simeon R. Acoba, Jr.
  • Closing Remarks, Chief Justice Mark Recktenwald

RSVP REQUIRED – 539-4999
Light refreshments will be served.