Brian K. Mackintosh, JD, PhD

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  • Biography

Dr. Mackintosh began his career as a philosophy professor specializing in the philosophy of human rights and the rule of law. Those interests led him out of the classroom and into the courtroom to advocate on behalf of individuals who have been abused or discriminated against by more powerful actors, employers, or institutions. 

  • Education

William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii, JD, magna cum laude  

The Pennsylvania State University, PhD (Philosophy), ​summa cum laude

Vanderbilt University, BA (Philosophy, Asian Studies), cum laude

  • Work Experience

Dr. Mackintosh has won millions of dollars for victims of childhood sexual abuse, workers exposed to toxic pesticides,  fraudulent supplement manufacturers, employees who have been discriminated against or sexually harassed, and patients injured by negligent doctors, hospitals and pharmacies.

  • Legislative Efforts

Dr. Mackintosh has worked extensively with Senators and Representatives at the Hawaii State Legislature to pass extensions to the statute of limitations for victims of childhood sexual abuse to bring lawsuits against their abusers. 

Law Office of Brian K. Mackintosh, JD, PhD

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