A lawyer you can count on in Hilo, Hawaii

Kathleen Kentish Lucero began practicing as a lawyer in 1983. Since then she has represented a wide variety of clients who have experienced personal and business setbacks due to discrimination, family breakdowns, personal injury and business dilemmas. She has worked as a city attorney, taught business law, worked as a state assistant attorney general and represented a local “911” organization to provide effective support for injured local citizens.
Kathleen Kentish Lucero
Kathleen Kentish Lucero’s strength lies in her analytical ability, compassion, responsiveness, litigation experience and fearlessness despite odds being against her clients. Representing nonprofit substance abuse organizations, rape crisis centers and health and community based entities, Ms. Lucero has litigated against state and local governmental bodies on citizen’s behalf – especially those suffering race, ethnic and gender based discrimination. A large part of her practice has been dedicated to fighting insurance companies to provide compensation and representation for clients who have suffered automobile, truck, slip and fall, products liability and wrongful death cases. Let Kathleen Kentish Lucero represent you in a dignified, knowledgeable and assertive way in Hilo, Hawaii. Here you will find a lawyer you can trust.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Family Law
  • Estate/Probate/Wills
  • Real Estate
  • DUIs
  • Divorce
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff

Bar admissions

  • New Mexico, 1983
  • Hawaii, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of New Mexico, 1987
  • U.S. District Court District of Hawaii, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1991


  • Vermont Law School, South Royalton, Vermont
    J.D. (Magna Cum Laude) - 1983
  • State University of New York, New York
    B.A. - 1976
    Major: Liberal Arts

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Classes and seminars

  • Instructor, Business Law, Northern New Mexico Community College

Professional associations and memberships

  • Trial Lawyers Association

Past employment positions

  • Espanola City, City Attorney
Contact Kathleen Kentish Lucero in Hilo to learn more about her past experience, law schooling and more.
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