Faculty & Staff




Lecturer in Law


BA, Santa Clara University, 1970
JD, University of Virginia, 1973


Robert Bruce Graham, Jr., is a graduate of Damien High School, Santa Clara University and the University of Virginia Law School.  He has been in private practice since returning home in 1973.  He is a partner with Ashford & Wriston, LLLP.  Mr. Graham’s practice focuses on real estate transactions, including commercial leasing and land title issues; trust administration; and nonprofit organizations.

Mr. Graham is a fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL). He has authored several chapters in various publications concerning Hawaii land law, the Land Court, property description, survey and title search.   He has served as lecturer at the William S. Richardson School of Law at the University of Hawaii since 2001, teaching Real Property II.

Mr. Graham has been identified as one of the best real estate lawyers in Hawaii in The Best Lawyers in America, 1995 to present editions; as one of the leading Hawaii real property lawyers in America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (Chambers USA), 2003 to present; and by Super Lawyers magazine, 2010.

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Office phone: 808-539-0440


University of Hawai'i at Mānoa William S. Richardson School of Law, 2515 Dole Street, Honolulu, HI 96822-2350