Judge Adrianne N. Heely
Adrianne N. Heely was appointed to the District Court of the Second Circuit on May 14, 2012. Prior to her appointment to the District Court, Judge Heely served as a deputy corporation counsel for the County of Maui. She was also a former deputy public defender on both Maui and Oahu and a litigation associate at the law firms of Ashford & Wriston, Hisaka Goto Yoshida Cosgrove & Ching, and the Law Offices of Frank K. Goto Jr.
Judge Heely received her law degree from the University of Hawai`i William S. Richardson School of Law in 1998. She sits on the Board of Examiners of the Hawaii Supreme Court and is a past chair of the Hawaii State Bar Association’s Government Lawyer Section; past vice-president of the Maui County Bar Association; and former director of the Hawaii State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers’ Division.