Mitchell Imanaka

Company: Imanaka Asato LLLC

Position: Managing Principal

Mission Statement

I will achieve the goals of the client.


Mitchell Imanaka has represented developers and lenders in Hawaii for 30 years. He has extensive experience in the timeshare and vacation ownership areas of the law, having worked on all of the major projects developed in Hawaii over the last fifteen years. He also has extensive experience in mixed-use development, condominiums, and subdivisions, and has worked on a number of large projects in Hawaii in resort areas. He is a past Chair of the Condominium Review Committee of the Real Estate Commission of the State of Hawaii and chaired the blue-ribbon committee that oversaw the successful recodification of Hawaii’s condominium laws.

Professional Memberships

American Bar Assn. (Timeshares & Recreational Common Interest Communities Section, Past Chair-Book Subcommittee) HI State Bar Assn. (Real Property & Financial Services Section-Director 1992-Present; Secretary 1994; Chair-Elect 1995; Chair 1996) Urban Land Institute (Full Member & Member, Hotel Development Council) American Resort Development Assn. (Director; National Chair-State Legislative Committee) ARDA International Research Foundation (Director 1994-2000) ARDA HI (Chair 1997-2005) Inter-Pacific Bar Assn. (Past Vice Chair, Committee on Legal Practice) Pacific & Asian Affairs Council (Director & VP) Real Estate Educators Assn., HI (President 1992) HI Assn. of Realtors.