Anthony Ranken & Associates is a Wailuku, Maui law firm handling both civil litigation and criminal defense. We focus primarily on personal injury and wrongful death cases, in which we have secured over $16 million for our clients in settlements and judgments. We represent residents of Maui as well as tourists and visitors to the island. Cases we handle include automobile, bicycle, and motorcycle accidents, falls due to unsafe premises, dog bites, and all other physical, psychological and financial injuries caused by the negligence of another. Personal injury cases are handled on a pure contingent fee basis – you pay no fees or costs until and unless we collect a judgment or settlement in your favor!
Anthony Ranken and his associates, attorneys Samuel Shnider and Napoleon Taylor, also have extensive experience in the fields of landlord-tenant matters including evictions, and contract disputes. Finally, as a trial lawyer who loves the courtroom, Mr. Ranken devotes a portion of his practice to the defense of clients facing criminal charges.
As courtroom lawyers we specialize in litigation, along with out-of-court negotiation and settlement of disputes where that is the best solution. However, we welcome you to call about any legal matter and we will be happy to refer you to the best attorneys to handle your specific issue. For more information on our own areas of expertise, please click on the links above or visit the “Practice Areas Overview” page.
With over 50 years of combined courtroom experience, our attorneys have the skills and background to protect your rights and interests and provide you with the best representation possible. The small size of our firm guarantees that you will receive friendly assistance, efficient service, and a high degree of personal attention. We are committed to spending time with our clients, becoming familiar with their situation, and promptly returning phone calls.
For a team of attorneys experienced in both civil and criminal law, contact Anthony Ranken & Associates, Attorneys at Law today for a free initial consultation. For our clients’ convenience, members of our staff are fluent in Spanish — se habla espanol!
"While working as a lifeguard I was riding my bike on a short break. Passing a parked car, a woman opened her car door in front of me..."Sean G.
"We were treated very well by the firm, and our case was handled very professionally as well."A Satisfied Client
"Mr. Ranken was my attorney in a federal lawsuit brought against my business and me as an individual in 2003 and succeeded in having the case dismissed..."Martin K.
2016 award in favor of the family and estate of Maui resident Patricia Leengrow, who was struck by a drunk driver on the Pali Highway.
Industrial accident caused release of gases; Mr. Ranken’s clients were 30 neighbors of the plant who experienced respiratory symptoms and had to flee their homes..
Gate lock on condo pool was poorly maintained, allowing unsupervised child to gain access.
Arm fracture, shoulder injury, and torn meniscus (knee). Our client was off work for six months. We established that the glazed tile installed...
Our injured client was the driver of a runaway truck; in a highly technical trial we were able to prove that the braking system malfunctioned.
Our client suffered several broken bones and could not return to work; we were able to identify and collect the policy limits from multiple sources of insurance.
With its three attorneys giving you over 50 years of combined courtroom experience, Anthony Ranken & Associates has attained favorable results for numerous clients throughout Maui and the state of Hawaii. Although Hawaii is known for its beauty and tranquility, serious accidents can occur to both tourists and residents. Our attorneys have extensive experience helping the victims of injuries receive the compensation to which they are entitled, including not only medical expenses and lost wages, but also substantial awards for pain and suffering, the emotional and psychological effects of injuries, and loss of quality of life. We handle a wide array of personal injury matters, including: