The National Employment Lawyers Association - Hawaii Chapter

Advocates for Equality and Justice in the American Workplace

Welcome to NELA Hawaii

NELA, a national organization of over 3,500 plaintiffs lawyers, was founded in 1985 to provide assistance and support to lawyers in protecting the rights of employees against the greater resources of their employers and the defense bar.

NELA is the country's only professional organization that is comprised exclusively of lawyers whose practice is comprised of at least 51% representation of employees in cases involving employment discrimination, wrongful termination, employee benefits and other employment related matters.

The Hawai'i chapter membership includes the most experienced and knowledgeable plaintiffs employment litigation lawyers in Hawai'i and serving the Pacific Area.

Contact NELA Hawaii Chapter,
Elbridge W. Smith