About the Firm



Karen Temple, Attorney at Law LLLC is a Maui-based limited liability law company serving full and part time residents of Maui County.   Our firm concentrates its law practice in estate planning, estate administration, probate, real estate, and related matters.

Our goal is to provide legal services within the scope of our practice to our clients in a professional and efficient manner. 

Karen Temple, Esq., LL.M


Western New England College of Law - Springfield, Massachusetts
LLM in Estate Planning & Elder Law (2014)

Willamette University College of Law

Salem, Oregon
Juris Doctor (1994)

University of California, Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, California
B.A. Business Economics (1988)


American Bar Association
Hawaii Bar Association
Maui County Bar Association
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)


Aloha House Inc./Maui Youth & Family Services, Inc. / Malama Na Makua A Keiki, Inc. (Director, 2018 - current)

Lei Niho Palaoa Award 

2016 Best of Hawai'i - Estate Planning Attorney (Maui)

Seabury Hall Parent Organization (Director, 2012 - 2015)

Gold Star Wealth Management (2011 - 2013)

Hospice Maui (Director, 2003 - 2010) (President 2009)

Maui Coastal Land Trust (Now Hawaiian Island Land Trust

(founding Director, 2000 - 2002)

Maui Estate Planning Council (Director, 1995-1997) (President, 1996)

Staff - The Heart of Our Firm

Angela Cohen - Legal Assistant

June Gonsalves - Administrative Assistant

Linda Lau - Legal Assistant

Tracey Sanders - Administrative Assistant

David Temple - Office Manager