David A. Karlen

  • Lecturer in Law


  • BA honors University of Chicago
  • JD University of California at Berkeley (Boalt Hall) 1973


David H. Karlen is a litigator at Hisaka Yoshida & Cosgrove in Honolulu. His practice emphasizes the areas of construction, responsibility of design and engineering professionals, computer software contracts, business transactions, and complex civil litigation. Mr. Karlen received his undergraduate degree in economics.  Following graduation, he clerked for the Hon. Albert C. Wollenberg of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California.