Meet Attorney Dennis W. Potts

Attorney Dennis PottsDennis W. Potts was born in Santa Monica, California, December 17, 1945. He was admitted to the California and Hawai‘i state Bars in 1971. He has practiced before the state courts of California and Hawai‘i, the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawai‘i, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. A resident of Hawai‘ifor more than 45 years, Attorney Dennis W. Potts has been providing legal representation to the state of Hawai‘i for over 40 years.  Attorney Potts is dedicated to providing his clients with experienced legal advice and diligent representation.


  • UC Santa Barbara, Arts and Sciences Scholar, (B.A., 1967)
  • UC, Hastings College of Law (J.D., 1970).
  • Phi Delta Phi.
  • Author: "The Origin and Development of the Soviet Legal System," Hawai'i Bar Journal Vol. XXI No. 2, 1988.

Memberships & Associations

  • The American Association for Justice
  • Hawai'i Attorneys for Justice
  • "AV' Rating Martindale Hubbell
  • Who's Who In America Law
  • Outstanding Lawyers of America
  • Fellow International Napoleonic Society