Diane T. Ono
Over 25 Years in Asbestos Litigation
Diane T. Ono has over 25 years of experience in asbestos litigation. Diane is the key liaison with clients from the clients’ initial contact with the firm to the courtroom. Diane is the firm’s managing partner and as such oversees the smooth administration of the cases handled by the firm.
Before attending law school, Diane worked as a paralegal in the firm assisting the attorneys on the work up and litigation of numerous mesothelioma claims. A graduate of the William S. Richardson School of Law, Diane continued on in her work with mesothelioma clients and their families as a lawyer since 1991.
Deep Commitment to Mesothelioma Clients
Diane has the unique ability to forge strong relationships with our clients. As one client whose husband had mesothelioma said, “Diane was there to support me through the entire ordeal that my husband and I went through. I will be forever grateful for her genuine concern and support.”
From Diane’s perspective, she feels “totally committed to our clients. I have had the privilege of meeting so many wonderful people who are ill from mesothelioma, an asbestos cancer that was preventable.”
Giving Back to the Community
Besides family and her career, community service is a big part of Diane’s life. Diane is a past president of Hawai’i Children’s Cancer Foundation and is the Vice President/Secretary of the Friends of the University of Hawai’i Cancer Center.