For Nearly Half-a-Century
Hilo, HI, Has Trusted
Our Personal Injury Attorneys
Robert Marx Is a Distinguished Lawyer
In 2023, our lead personal injury lawyer Robert Marx was given Martindale-Hubbell®'s Distinguished award. This designation from the famed attorney evaluator is given to attorneys who have earned wide-ranging respect from personal injury peers for their achievements and ethics.
Our Personal Injury Attorneys Are a Cornerstone of the Community
The law office of Robert Marx has served Big Island clients since 1980. Over our many decades in Hilo, we have successfully handled a vast array of cases involving personal injury law, medical malpractice, auto accidents, and sexual assault. We are focused on the people and pride ourselves in obtaining maximum compensation in personal injury cases and other claims.
Our office is inside Kukuau Plaza–an easily accessible business center with plenty of parking. The Kukuau Plaza is prominently displayed on the street corner, making it nearly impossible to miss our personal injury attorneys.
Directions, Contact & Hours For Our Hilo Law Firm
Our personal injury lawyers can be found in the heart of Hilo. We are less than a 5-minute drive north of the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo. If you are coming to our law firm from the north, you can get to our personal injury lawyers in less than 10 minutes by car from Honoli'i Beach Park.
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Request Your Free Consultation With Our Personal Injury Professionals
Our personal injury lawyers have a deep commitment to helping Hawaii achieve financial justice. The last thing we want to do to our neighbors suffering from car accidents, product defects, sexual assault, and other tragic situations is to burden them with attorney's fees.
Our lawyers provide free initial consultations and handle cases on a contingency basis. This means we do not charge a single cent unless we win your case. This allows our clients to focus on recovery while knowing our primary focus is obtaining the biggest verdict or settlement possible. Call or write to request your free consultation.
Get to Know Our Personal Injury Lawyers
The Marx family first came to Hawaii in 1921. Having roots here for over 100 years makes our personal injury lawyer especially dedicated to helping his neighbors.
Before becoming a personal injury lawyer, Mr. Marx spent three terms as an elected member of the Oregon House of Representatives. His honors included winning the Senior Citizen Advocate of the Year. He returned to Hilo in 1980 and brought the same dedication he showed to Oregon's aging population to victims of car accidents and other personal injury law issues.
Attorney Hannah McKee earned her law degree from the University of Hawaii in 2020 and joined our team shortly thereafter.
As a law student, Ms. McKee received the CALI award for Lawyering Fundamentals II. This honor is given to the student who achieved the very highest grade in their class. Her impressive internships included stints with the Hawaii Innocence Project and State of Hawaii – Office of the Public Defender. Ms. McKee is also a published author. Her storytelling skills are key for developing persuasive arguments in personal injury cases.
Our Lawyers Are Supported By a Trusted Staff
Our legal and administrative assistant, Noe, has an extensive background in the medical field. She was instrumental in opening the Hilo Pain Clinic and previously worked as Dr. John Turner's medical assistant. She provides invaluable assistance to our personal injury attorney.
Our paralegal, Shawn, left a nearby civil litigation firm to join our personal injury law team. She has years of paralegal experience and a commitment to our community. Shawn is Chairperson for the Board of Registration, Hawaii Island – Office of Elections. She is also active in HOAs, car shows, and dog care and training.
Nancy, our secretary, was born and raised on the Big Island. She earned a degree in Secretarial Science from Hawaii Technical School in 1968. Nancy has worked for law firms in three different states and has been with our personal injury lawyer since 2016.
Mr. Marx Is a Proud Member Of the American Association for Justice
The American Association for Justice® is dedicated to achieving justice for the harmed and protecting victims' rights. This group was formed in 1946 and has grown into an international legal organization. Mr. Marx's membership is an example of his commitment to excellence as a personal injury lawyer. Membership also provides him with key resources for effectively handling personal injury claims.
Our Law Firm Handles Many Types of Cases
- Personal Injury
- Defective Products
- Serious Dog Bites
- Tourist Injuries
- Medical Malpractice
- Birthing Injuries
- Brachial Plexus Injury (Erb's palsy)
- Diagnosis Errors
- Surgical Errors
- Failure to Treat
- Prescription Drug Errors
- Dangerous/Defective Medical Devices
- Motor Vehicle Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Car Accidents
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Truck Accidents
- Commercial Vehicles
- Detrimental Injuries and Amputations
- Wrongful Death
- Sexual Assault
- Third-Party Workers' Compensation