person silhouetteCollin K. C. Lau, J.D.

Lecturer, Criminology and Criminal Justice
Division of Behavioral Sciences
Phone: (808) 735-4882


Criminal Justice and Criminology


Mr. Lau is a Lecturer in the Criminology and Criminal Justice department at Chaminade University. He received a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Hawai`i and a Juris Doctorate from the Richardson School of Law, University of Hawai`i, Manoa. Mr. Lau has worked as a law clerk for the Hawai`i Supreme Court, a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, and a Deputy Corporation Counsel and well as in the private practice of law. Mr. Lau also worked two terms as an Independent Counsel to the O`ahu Grand Jury. Mr. Lau also served several years as an examiner of the Hawai`i State Bar Examination.

Academic Degrees

Bachelor of Education 1978 (University of Hawaiʻi, Mānoa)
Juris Doctorate 1981 (University of Hawaiʻi, Mānoa)