Reginald K. T. Yee


Reginald K.T. Yee has extensive courtroom and trial experience over the last 39 years while licensed in Hawaii.

Mr. Yee served as a Deputy Attorney General, State of Hawaii assigned to the Tort Litigation Division for a period of approximately five years before joining Clay Iwamura Pulice & Nervell in 2009. He successfully defended the State from various tort claims from simple slip and falls, multiple vehicle accidents to medical malpractice claims and lawsuits.

He was a Senior Trial Attorney for American International Group, Inc. defending AIG insureds primarily on automobile lawsuits and commercial liability policies. He was also named as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by The National Trial Lawyers.

Mr. Yee concentrates his practice in the areas of litigation, banking and financial services as well as personal injury.

Associations & Memberships

Hawaii State Bar Association
American Bar Association, member Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section
National Trial Lawyers


Hawaii State Bar (1978)
United States District Court for the District of Hawaii (1978)
9th Circuit Court of Appeals


J.D. (1978) University of Hawaii, William S. Richardson School of Law
Bachelors in English Literature (1972), University of Hawaii

Awards & Recognition

Co-author The Black Box, Automobile Law Committee, American Bar Association (2008)
Co-Vice Chair of the American Bar Association, Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section, Committees for Trial Techniques (2004-2011) and Automobile Law (2008/2009)