Klevansky, Piper, Duffy LLP
Klevansky, Piper LLP

Ka'ala Duffy Of Counsel



E-mail: kduffy@kplawhawaii.com

Telephone: 808.237.5544
Direct Facsimile: 808.237.5792



Ms. Duffy was born and raised in Hawaii. After graduating from law school in Seattle and clerking at the Washington State Court of Appeals, Division II, Ms. Duffy returned to Hawaii. Her practices emphasizes business bankruptcy law and business litigation, and is expanding to estate planning.

Education
Seattle University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1999
Oregon State University, B.A., cum laude, 1996

Bar Admissions
Hawaii
Washington (inactive)

Professional Leadership
•Listed in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America for Litigation – Bankruptcy
•United States District Court, Judicial Conference Lawyer Representative
•Hawaii Bankruptcy Bar Association, Board Member and Treasurer, 2020-2021
•Hawaii State Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law Section Board Member, 2010

Clerkships
Honorable C.C. Bridgewater, Washington State Court of Appeals, Division II, 2001-2002
Commissioner Ernetta Skerlec, Washington State Court of Appeals, Division II, 2000-2001
Honorable Marywave Van Deren, Washington State Superior Court, Pierce County (Extern)

Related Employment
Gelber, Gelber, Ingersoll & Klevansky, Associate (2003-2007)
Klevansky Piper, LLP, Associate and Partner (2007-2010)

Practice Areas
Bankruptcy Law
Fraudulent Transfers
Business Litigation
Estate Planning