Municipal Lawyer Articles

A Day in the Life Interview with Victoria J. Takayesu Hamilton, Corporation Counsel of Maui County, Hawaii. IMLA: Aloha, Tori! Why don’t you tell us about your life leading up to your position as Corporation Counsel? I was born in Queens, NYC, and moved to Manhattan when I was 10 years old. I read Clarence Darrow for the Defense in my teens, and that’s when I knew I wanted to be a lawyer. Reading was my escape from my chaotic family life....