NAAG Roles

Faculty, Center for Legal Advocacy and Faculty Development

Bill Wynhoff joined the Hawaiʻi Department of Attorney General in 2001. Bill is the supervising deputy of the Department’s Land/Transportation Division. Under his guidance, the division represents both the Department of Land and Natural Resources and the Department of Transportation. The latter includes airports, harbors, and highways.

Bill also handles complex dispute resolution matters for all State agencies and departments. His cases have included resource protection, environmental, and constitutional matters. He has tried dozens of cases in state, federal, and administrative tribunals, argued over 40 cases in appellate courts, and worked on briefing and preparing several United States Supreme Court cases. Before 2001, Bill was in private practice in Honolulu. His practice focused on complex real estate and commercial litigation.