About Us

Law Offices of Ian Mattoch
concentrates its practice in the areas of catastrophic personal injury, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, birth injuries, wrongful death and other serious wrongs. The Law Offices of Ian Mattoch also handles cases involving product liability, catastrophic workplace accidents, and medical malpractice claims.

IAN MATTOCH is an accomplished trial lawyer with substantial experience in civil litigation.  He has an outstanding record of achievement in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injuries, birth injuries, catastrophic workplace injuries, wrongful death, motorcycle accidents, ATV accidents, bicycle accidents, serious slip/fall injuries, and automobile accidents. The Law Offices of Ian Mattoch’s results are reflected in the following fully funded settlements or awards:

  • $12.1 million: motor vehicle accident, worksite, product liability
  • $12.0 million: motor vehicle accident
  • $8.3 million: unsafe workplace claim
  • $7.5 million: product liability claim
  • $6.7 million: unsafe workplace claim
  • $4.6 million: product liability
  • $4 million: medical malpractice

…with scores of resolutions between $1 million and $4 million and hundreds of resolutions $100,000 and above.

Peer Rating
The Law Offices of Ian Mattoch is listed in the exclusive Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. This register lists only those select lawyers and law firms that have earned the AV ® Rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and have therefore been recognized by their colleagues as preeminent in their field.

Ian represents the third generation of his family to live in Hawaii. He graduated from Punahou School in 1961, Occidental College in 1965, and Northwestern University Law School in 1968. He has sponsored more than thirty seminars on medical-legal issues and has been a speaker at numerous local and mainland conferences on litigating personal injury claims. Ian co-presented one of his traumatic brain injury cases at the 16th Meeting of the International Forensic Sciences in Montpelier, France.

Reaching Out
Our team is there for you when you need it most. With six offices in Honolulu, Hilo, Kailua-Kona, Waimea, Wailuku and Lihue, we are located throughout the state. Video conferencing facilities link all our offices together for close client/legal communication. As a client at the Law Offices of Ian Mattoch, you can draw on the personal assistance of six attorneys and seven para-professionals plus a team of investigators, nurse case managers and world renowned experts.  As a client at the Law Offices of Ian Mattoch, you become a part of our ever-growing family.

Through various local, national and international memberships, Ian has forged relationships with other professionals who have served as experts in litigation and have also educated the staff in cutting-edge research and treatment. Memberships include:

Hawaii State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Hawaii Association for Justice
American Academy of Forensic Sciences
Brain Injury Association of Hawaii (President, Past Legal Counsel and Past Treasurer)
State Neurotrauma Advisory Board (Board Member)
State Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Board (Past Board Member)
State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (Past Oahu Commissioner)
International Brain Injury Association
National Brain Injury Association
PREVENT Child Abuse Hawaii (Former Board Member)
Make-A-Wish Hawaii (Former Board Member and Past President)