Noel Tipon


Noel Tipon is the co-founder and Senior Partner of Bilecki & Tipon LLLC. The Honolulu-based law firm is headquartered in Hawaii and works with service members throughout the Pacific Rim, including Japan and Korea. Mr. Tipon is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, and resigned honorably with the rank of Major before building his law firm with fellow co-founder, Timothy Bilecki. His specialties include sexual assault defense, violent crimes, fraud, and criminal-based deportation defense.

Mr. Tipon is an experienced legal consultant and media expert, and has provided support for a number of critically acclaimed documentaries. He was featured in the award winning film The Last Line of Defense, which aired nationally on the Bio Channel. He is also the host of his own radio show, The Tipon Report, which focuses on contemporary legal issues in the military and in Hawaii.

He is also the recipient of numerous awards, such as recognition as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in the Nation by The National Trial Lawyers Association, and a Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in Hawaii by The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys. The National Academy of Experts, Writers, and Speakers has awarded him an Expy for his involvement in the legal field. He has also written extensively, and has showcased his work in Forbes Magazine’s America’s PremierExperts Presents: Forecasts & Strategies for the New Year and Beyond as well as the bestselling book Successonomics, which was co-authored by Steve Forbes.

Mr. Tipon served as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Marine corps from 1998 to 2007. He served in Al Anbar province with the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force and 11th MEU between 2004 and 2005. Later he served as a judge advocate for the Marine Corps at the Marine Corps Base Hawaii, where he defended service members throughout the Pacific Rim.

Mr. Tipon loves spending time with his two sons. He also enjoys outdoor sports, especially softball and surfing.

A graduate of UCLA, Mr. Tipon later received his J.D. from Golden Gate University, School of Law. Mr. Tipon is a licensed court martial defense attorney and a member of good standing in the State of Hawaii, the State of California and in all Military Courts. To learn more about Mr. Tipon, or to speak with him about a legal concern, feel free to contact Bilecki & Tipon LLLC at (808) 275-4620.