Associate Justice Todd W. Eddins
Todd W. Eddins joined the Hawai`i Supreme Court as an Associate Justice on December 11, 2020. He had served as a Circuit Court of the First Circuit judge since April 2017.
Prior to his appointment as a judge, Justice Eddins worked in private practice; concentrating on criminal, civil, and appellate litigation. He represented individuals in some of Hawai`i’s most high-profile, complex cases. Justice Eddins is a former public defender. He served as a law clerk to Justice Yoshimi Hayashi of the Hawai`i Supreme Court.
Justice Eddins received his law degree from the University of Hawai`i William S. Richardson School of Law and his undergraduate degree from the College of William & Mary.