Gerald Yoshida


Gerald (Jerry) Yoshida is a Partner at Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel. He leads the firm’s Captive Insurance practice group, and specializes in the formation and representation of captive insurance companies and risk retention groups and other insurance regulatory matters in the State of Hawaii. He maintains an “AV” rating by Martindale Hubbell.

Jerry represents a majority of the captive insurance companies licensed in the State of Hawaii. He has been involved with captives in Hawaii since the State’s captive law first went into effect in 1987, and was instrumental in licensing the first captive in the State of Hawaii that year. He remains active in the formation and ongoing representation of captives and risk retention groups and has been a speaker on those subjects locally, nationally, and internationally.

His captive insurance and insurance regulatory experience includes matters relating to formation and ongoing operational issues, re-domestication, conversion, liquidation, coverage matters, policy drafting, reinsurance, reinsurance trusts, and corporate governance.

1973 Pacific University Forest Grove, Oregon
Bachelor of Science in Biology

1975 Gonzaga University Graduate School Spokane, Washington
Master of Commerce and Legal Studies

1977 Gonzaga University School of Law Spokane, Washington
Juris Doctor


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