logo header
Your sword and Shield
Call us for a consultation 808-526-3426
841 Bishop Street, Suite 2115, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

Respected Honolulu Attorney Myles S. Breiner Advocates on Your Behalf

Myles S. Breiner, Attorney

Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, I have been in Hawaii for more than 25 years and consider it my home. I enjoy outdoor activities, such as surfing and rock climbing, and spending time with my wife and twin boys. I represent clients throughout the state of Hawaii Islands in criminal defense, family law, personal injury and civil rights issues. After previously living in Hong Kong, Taiwan and China I am also fluent in Mandarin.

Trusted legal counsel serving all the Hawaiian Islands

My prosecution and defense experience gives me a solid understanding of what it takes to put a strong case together. I focus on your individual needs and strive to achieve the most effective resolution for your case. Navigating the legal system can be frustrating and confusing. Whether you are seeking a divorce, compensation for injuries or a strong defense against criminal charges, I have the knowledge and resources to assist you in achieving justice.

Contact one of Hawaii’s premier attorneys to discuss your case

Selecting the right attorney to handle your case can be overwhelming. I maintain a relaxed office atmosphere and form a deep understanding of your particular needs. Myles S. Breiner, Attorney at Law, A.L.C., A Law Corporation, Inc. offers flexible office hours and payment plans. Contact me online or by phone at 808-526-3426. I am available 24 hours per day, seven days per week.

Practice areas

Bar admissions

  • Hawaii, 1987
  • The District of Columbia
  • Supreme Court of Hawaii
  • U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • District of Columbia Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


  • J.D., University of San Francisco, 1985
  • Ph.D. candidate, Chinese Economic History and Urban Development, University of Michigan, 1977–1980
  • M.A., Chinese Economic History, University of Michigan, 1979
  • B.A., Political Science and History, University of Michigan, 1975
  • Graduate language student, Taiwan National Normal University, Mandarin Language Training Center, 1976–1977
  • Graduate student, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Yale-China Chinese Language Center, 1975–1976

Professional associations

  • Hawaii State Bar Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
  • Hawaii Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (HACDL)
    • President 2007–2012
    • Board of Directors 2012 - present
  • Trial Lawyers of America (TLA)


  • Private practice, criminal and civil litigation, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Department of the Prosecuting Attorney, City and County of Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Alameda County District Attorney’s Office, Oakland, California
  • California State Attorney General’s Office, Criminal Division, San Francisco
  • City Attorney, City and County of San Francisco, Special Projects Division
  • Speech writer and legislative assistant for U.S. Congressman Robert Garcia (D-N.Y.)

Media coverage

  • Court TV’s Trace Evidence
  • NOW on PBS
  • American Greed
  • Rising Son: The Legend of Skateboarder Christian Hosoi (documentary, 2007)
  • Tokyo Today (English, 1995)
Contact Form


  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.