When you experience an injury, or get arrested - everything can change – we know that at De Costa Hempey Meyers. With more than half a century of combined experienced litigating on our clients' behalf, you can focus on recovering, instead of finding yourself overwhelmed and worried about your court case.

Craig De Costa is the former Prosecuting Attorney for the County of Kauai. He has prosecuted and defended virtually every type of criminal issue in Hawaii. Mr. De Costa is one of the most experienced trial lawyers on Kauai, and he will work to defend you or your loved ones against all serious criminal charges.
Daniel Hempey has tried hundreds of cases to verdict. He has won numerous appeals in the Hawaii Supreme Court. He has been named by Superlawyers as one of Hawaii's top criminal defense attorneys. His practice includes personal injury, auto accident and auto injury, wrongful death, criminal defense and appeals. He has dedicated much of his legal career to public justice with a prolific history of pro bono work. Mr. Hempey is a former public defender in Montgomery County, Maryland, and has also worked as a trial attorney / appellate advisor for the Private Defender program in San Mateo County, California. He has served as a judge pro tempore in Alameda, California and currently serves as a Judge Per Diem in the Kauai Family Court.