Myles S. Breiner

Myles S. Breiner

Honolulu, Hawaii

The Law Offices of Myles S. Breiner, ALC, Inc., is a criminal defense law firm that represents clients in Hawaii who have been charged with a variety of offenses, from homicide to drug offenses to white collar crime. Myles S. Breiner is a familiar name for those who live in Honolulu: He is often consulted on criminal defense matters for local news broadcasts. The law firm also represents clients in matters involving personal injury, prisoner rights and civil litigation, including clients visiting Hawaii on vacation.

The firm takes on a significant number of drug crime cases and related criminal defense cases that involve drug charges, including theft, assault and conspiracy. Myles S. Breiner also defends a significant number of clients who have been charged with homicide or manslaughter, in those cases doing everything possible to get the charges reduced. The law firm is committed to representing clients from a broad spectrum of society, from high-level public officials to individuals whose civil rights have been violated behind bars. The firm consistently seeks favorable resolution for criminal, personal injury and civil rights matters with integrity and a focus on reaching sustainable long-term solutions.

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Hawaii, 1987
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court District of Hawaii
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit


  • University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 1985
  • The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • Ph.D. - 1980
    • Honors: Candidate Chinese Economic History and Urban Development
  • The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • M.A. - 1979
    • Major: Chinese Economic History
  • The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • B.A. - 1975
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: History
  • Taiwan National University, Taipei, Taiwan
    • Graduate Language Student - 1977
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    • Graduate Student - 1976