Ross T. Shinyama : Partner

Ross T. Shinyama

Ross T. Shinyama joined Watanabe Ing LLP as an associate in 2007. His primary area of practice is Commercial Litigation.

While attending the William S. Richardson School of Law, Mr. Shinyama was a Production Editor for the University of Hawai‘i Law Review. As part of his duties, Mr. Shinyama served on the Law Review’s Publishing Committee. He also served as an extern for the Honorable Kevin S.C. Chang, United States Magistrate Judge for the District of Hawai‘i. While in law school, Mr. Shinyama was also Vice-Dean of Delta Theta Phi Legal Fraternity and a board member for the University of Hawaii Business Executive Legal Society.

Mr. Shinyama is a member of the Hawai‘i State Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association, Hawaii Chapter. He is admitted to practice before all of the state and federal courts of the State of Hawai‘i.

Practice Areas


  • William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawai‘i, J.D., 2007
    University of Hawai‘i Law Review, Board Member
    CALI Award in Conflict of Laws
  • Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Washington, Seattle, B.A. in Business Administration - Accounting

Bar Admissions

  • Hawaii