Alaska Lawyers

Robin L Schmid
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Sitka, AK Attorney with 27 years experience

Robin Schmid (formerly Robin Koutchak) has been practicing law for 26 years. She has been a District Attorney and has served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Alaska. Robin has also been in... Read More »
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Lanning M. Trueb
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 29 years experience

University of Montana School of LawAlaska and Washington
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Douglas Johnson
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 23 years experience

Attorney Douglas G. Johnson, Esq. has dealt with a plethora of different personal injury cases, and he is ready to stand beside you and support you today. Come to Johnson & Combs law firm and seek out... Read More »
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Richard Vollertsen
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 37 years experience

University of San Francisco School of LawAlaska
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Joseph Raymond Skrha
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Kenai, AK Attorney with 34 years experience
(907) 283-7100 110 North Willow St.; Suite 137
Kenai, AK 99611
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Divorce
Thomas M. Cooley, School of Law and Saint Louis University
I was born into a wonderful family in Cleveland, Ohio. My father was Dr. J.W. Skrha,MD and mom was Betts Skrha,RN. I had a sister Betsy, and brothers John and Paul. In 1977 we all went on a 8 week trip by motorhome to Alaska. In 1982 I was married to Denise and we had two beautiful daughters, Katie and Rebecca. I received a Juris Doctorate Degree from Cooley Law School in 1984. Shortly thereafter Denise and I moved to Kenai, Alaska where we bought a home on the Kenai River and I opened my...
Nicolas Andres Olano
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Anchorage , AK Attorney with 16 years experience
(907) 770-0909 330 L Street
Suite 101
Anchorage , AK 99501
Immigration
University of Miami School of Law
I have been practicing immigration law since 2001. In that time I have helped all types of clients at different points in their immigration process. I have dealt with individuals who are just thinking about to move to the U.S. to stopping a plane to get a client who was being deported taken off it. If your case involves something simple or something complex we can hadle properly and effectively.
Stefan Otterson
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 29 years experience
(907) 868-5050 425 G St
#714
Anchorage, AK 99501
Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
Stefan Otterson has lived and practiced law in Anchorage since 1988. Stefan lived and worked in Europe for three years before attending the University of Utah, graduating suma cum laude in 1984. He received both an MBA and Law Degree from the University of Utah schools of Business and Law in 1988. Stefan started out in private commercial legal practice, but joined the Attorney General’s Office in 1990. There he was a child protection and juvenile delinquency prosecutor, and also represented the Divisions of Public Safety, Mental Health, and Medicaid. Since 2000 Stefan has practiced...
Ward Merdes
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Fairbanks, AK Lawyer with 29 years experience
(866) 452-3741 455 3rd Ave #225/226
P.O. Box 71309
Fairbanks, AK 99707
Free ConsultationInsurance Claims and Personal Injury
Santa Clara University School of Law
Board certified trial attorney by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Lecturer for the American Association for Justice. Extensive trial experience. Born/raised in Alaska. MBA from Cornell. Fair, honest and work hard. We only represent people we like and trust. Life is too short.
John Cashion
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 20 years experience
(907) 222-7932 1007 West 3rd Ave, Suite 301
Anchorage, AK 99559
Free ConsultationCriminal, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
Northeastern University School of Law
My practice as a licensed attorney began in federal court, clerking for the Honorable James K. Singleton. During that time I developed a passion for criminal defense, and subsequently had the honor of working for the Alaska Public Defender Agency in both rural and urban settings. Ultimately, I became the supervisor of the trial unit in the Anchorage office of the Alaska Public Defender Agency, overseeing all felony and misdemeanor trial attorneys. I developed a broad base of trail experience during my time with the Agency, and am grateful for the tremendous opportunity it afforded. Now...
Peggy Roston
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 41 years experience
(907) 561-4949 4141 B St Suite 402
Anchorage, AK 99503
Divorce and Elder
University of California Hastings College of the Law
I have been practicing law in Anchorage, Alaska since 1977. I started practicing law as a business and commercial lawyer. I helped business clients solve the many business and commercial problems they faced in running their companies. I learned alot, but I did not have a passion for what I was doing. Then an opportunity came along, which changed my life. A good friend and family lawyer decided to leave Alaska. She asked if she could refer her divorce clients to me. I said yes. The rest is history. 21 years and many clients later,...
Julie L. Willoughby
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Juneau, AK Lawyer with 19 years experience
(907) 586-1415 227 7th St
Juneau, AK 99801
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Stanford University
Julie Willoughby zealously, efficiently, and intelligently represents Alaskans accused of crimes, from serious felonies such as homicide, drugs, sex crimes, arson, theft, and assault to misdemeanors such as DUI, domestic violence, or Fish and Game offenses.
Sean Brown
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 18 years experience
(907) 222-9900 10950 O'Malley Centre Dr
Ste C
Anchorage, AK 99515
Free ConsultationCriminal and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School
Mr. Brown represents plaintiffs in personal injury and wrongful death cases, including aviation disasters, sexual abuse victims, insurance bad faith, and motor vehicle liability. In addition to being a successful civil lawyer Mr. Brown represents defendants facing criminal charges. Mr. Brown has represented those charged by the government criminally in a variety of matters ranging from misdemeanors to unclassified felonies.

During his career, Mr. Brown has successfully tried numerous civil and criminal cases to verdict. In 2011, he attended the prestigious Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College. This approximate 28-day intensive course is considered one of the most demanding training sessions...
(970) 367-4867 1169 Hilltop Parkway, Suite 204
Steamboat Springs, , CO 80487
Robin L Schmid
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Sitka, AK Attorney with 27 years experience
(907) 570-4768 1302 Sawmill Creek #34
Sitka, AK 99835
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Employment
Michigan State University
Robin Schmid (formerly Robin Koutchak) has been practicing law for 26 years. She has been a District Attorney and has served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Alaska. Robin has also been in private practice for 10 of those years, focusing on serious criminal defense in both State and Federal courts. Robin has practiced from Barrow to Ketchikan and Chignik to Tok. Other areas Robin practices in are Social Security Disability, Juvenile justice, ICWA and CINA, property law, contract law, employment law and general practice such as wills. Robin has also been an adjunct professor teaching introductory...
Mr. William D. Cook
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Eagle River, AK Attorney with 48 years experience
(800) 757-7757 P.O. Box 1
Eagle River, AK 99577-0001
Free ConsultationEmployment, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Texas - Austin
After receiving his law degree from the University of Texas, Bill Cook was appointed the youngest judge in Texas at the age of 25. Following his experience there, he moved to Alaska and began working as an Assistant D.A. in the Anchorage District Attorney’s Office where he prosecuted 100 misdemeanor and felony jury trials. Following his work as an assistant district attorney, Bill accepted a position as an assistant attorney general in the Marshall Islands. While there, he advised government officials, served on the parole board, and authored immigration legislation. After returning to Alaska, he served as magistrate for...
James M. Beard
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 35 years experience

University of Washington - Tacoma campus and University of Puget SoundWashington, Alaska and Oregon
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Stefan Otterson
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 29 years experience

Stefan Otterson has lived and practiced law in Anchorage since 1988. Stefan lived and worked in Europe for three years before attending the University of Utah, graduating suma cum laude in 1984. He... Read More »
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Robert Herz
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 32 years experience
(800) 817-5107 The Seventh & E Building
431 West Seventh Avenue, Suite 107
Anchorage, AK 99501
Criminal and White Collar Crime
University of Oregon School of Law
Mr. Herz represents private and indigent clients statewide in state and federal courts. His practice emphasizes Criminal Law and Civil Rights. In his 28 year practice of law Mr. Herz has tried numerous serious felony and misdemeanor cases. Mr. Herz received his B.S. with honors from the University of California and his J.D. from the University of Oregon. Following law school he clerked for the Honorable Thomas E. Schulz, Superior Court Judge for the State of Alaska. Mr. Herz was the Supervising Attorney for the Palmer office of the Alaska Public Defender Agency,...
Steven Wells
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 24 years experience
(907) 279-3557 431 West 7th Avenue
Suite 107
Anchorage, AK 99501
Free ConsultationCriminal, Tax and White Collar Crime
California Western School of Law
Steve Wells is a criminal defense attorney with nearly two decades of experience, including 10 years practicing in Alaska. He handles criminal cases at the state and federal level, and has a 97% record of success. Steve’s commitment to excellence has earned him the recognition of his peers, with inclusion in the 2014 edition of the Alaska Super Lawyers list and The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers. He takes an active role in the profession, such as by serving on the board of directors for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and as a founding president of...
1111 3rd Avenue
Suite 2220
Seattle, WA 98101
Vivian Munson, Esq.
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Willow, AK Lawyer with 33 years experience
(907) 495-4954 P.O. Box 1206
Willow, AK 99688
Elder
Boston University School of Law
I spent 15 years as a trial lawyer in Anchorage. I tried civil cases only--employment law, personal injury, family law, and copyright. Took some time off. Returned to practice in the MatSu Valley, focusing on Social Security Disability claims and Elder Law.
Ben T. Frey
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Soldotna, AK Attorney
(907) 690-4624 38248 Rainbow Dr.
Soldotna, AK 99669
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Probate
University of Mississippi
I am a licensed lawyer living in Soldotna, Alaska and a member of the Alaska Bar Association. I practice divorce, custody, evictions, probate, workers' compensation, bankruptcy, wills, domestic violence protective orders, and tax preparation. Working in public interest law has been a focus of my career. I was formerly employed by Alaska Legal Services Corporation. You think of this as "practicing law for the people". I am now excited to be able to do this on a private basis for the people of the Kenai Peninsula. Because I have practiced as an attorney "of...
Michele Power
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 22 years experience
(907) 222-9990 10950 O'Malley Centre Dr
Ste C
Anchorage, AK 99515
Free ConsultationMaritime, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of Idaho College of Law
Michele takes a no-nonsense, direct approach, standing up to bullying insurance companies and big business. She is a champion in holding responsible parties accountable for negligent and wrongful conduct and she is committed to seeing justice served. She has recovered millions of dollars for her clients.
Joshua Bryan Cooley
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Kenai, AK Attorney with 8 years experience
(907) 283-2876 215 Fidalgo Ave.,
Suite 201
Kenai, AK 99611
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Family and Personal Injury
The George Washington University Law School
Josh Cooley, Attorney at Law, graduated from the The George Washington University Law Center in Washington, D.C. While in Law School, Mr. Cooley fell in love with criminal defense and Alaska while interning at the Alaska Public Defender Office here in Kenai. Immediately after graduating, however, Mr. Cooley set out to shape his criminal defense and litigation practice in one of the biggest and busiest markets in the country: Miami. In his first year, he received the Statewide Public Defender College Best Advocate Award. In less than five years, Mr. Cooley moved from the Juvenile and Misdemeanor...
Mr. Gabriel William Scott
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Cordova, AK Attorney with 5 years experience
(907) 264-6737 412 1st St. #1
Cordova, AK 99574
Free ConsultationAppeals, Environmental, Maritime and Personal Injury
Tulane University School of Law
I run a private Admiralty/ Maritime and Environmental Law practice in Cordova, Alaska.
James M. Beard
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 35 years experience
(888) 277-0661 330 L St
Anchorage, AK 99501
Free ConsultationInsurance Claims, Maritime and Personal Injury
University of Washington - Tacoma campus and University of Puget Sound
R James Christie III
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 14 years experience
(907) 274-4621 745 W 4th Ave
Suite 250
Anchorage, AK 99501
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of Wisconsin Law School
Matthew Michalski
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 9 years experience
135 Christensen Drive
Suite 2A
Anchorage, AK 99501
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Seattle University School of Law
The culture I employ in my practice is distinctive. Instead of hierarchy, I work in an environment where cooperation with my clients is key. Because I operate without layers of bureaucracy, I maintain a direct communication and close working relationship with my clients. My flexibility enables me to assemble solutions to address your legal needs efficiently and effectively. My connection with other attorneys in the Anchorage legal community offers the strength and depth of a large firm, without sacrificing the responsiveness and personal service you receive from a solo practitioner. On a daily basis, I achieve excellence in...
Julie L. Willoughby
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Juneau, AK Lawyer with 19 years experience

Julie Willoughby zealously, efficiently, and intelligently represents Alaskans accused of crimes, from serious felonies such as homicide, drugs, sex crimes, arson, theft, and assault to misdemeanors such as... Read More »
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Brandon Marx
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Sitka, AK Attorney with 14 years experience
(907) 747-7100 408 Oja Way Ste B
PO Box 6171
Sitka, AK 99835
Business, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Vermont Law School
Whitney A. Power
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 8 years experience
(907) 222-9990 10950 O'Malley Centre Drive
Suite C
Anchorage, AK 99515
Personal Injury
University of Idaho College of Law
Lanning M. Trueb
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 29 years experience
(888) 277-0661 330 L St
Anchorage, AK 99501
Free ConsultationMaritime and Personal Injury
University of Montana School of Law
Richard Vollertsen
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 37 years experience
(907) 276-1700 420 L St
#500
Anchorage, AK 99501
Consumer, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of San Francisco School of Law
Douglas Johnson
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 23 years experience
(888) 277-0661 330 L St
Anchorage, AK 99501
Free ConsultationMaritime and Personal Injury
Willamette University College of Law
Attorney Douglas G. Johnson, Esq. has dealt with a plethora of different personal injury cases, and he is ready to stand beside you and support you today. Come to Johnson & Combs law firm and seek out the help you need from a trusted and proven attorney who has your best interests in mind and who is ready to support you now. He received his undergraduate degree from Oregon State University. Upon graduating, he earned his law degree from Williamette University College of Law. He is a member of the Alaska Bar Association, where he serves on the Rules of...
(800) 621-1091 5400 Carillon Point
#474
Kirkland, WA 98033
Shana Theiler
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Kenai, AK Attorney with 14 years experience
(907) 283-5774 105 Trading Bay Rd.
Ste 103
Kenai, AK 99611
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Gonzaga University
Shana Theiler has earned a reputation on the Kenai Peninsula for being a highly capable, aggressive, knowledgeable attorney; passionate about defending clients against the unreasonable pursuits of soon-to-be ex-spouses as well as protecting individual liberties against an ever pervasive and infringing government. Shana is an experienced attorney in both civil and criminal matters, serving the Kenai Peninsula for over 9 years. Specializing in child custody, equitable division in divorce and developing critical criminal defense strategies, she is always ready to fight the good fight. A skilled trial attorney and highly competent in motion practice (Motion to Suppress, Motion to Dismiss); Her comprehension...
Ben Crittenden
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 12 years experience
(907) 771-9002 750 W. 2nd Ave #200
Anchorage, AK 99501
Free ConsultationCriminal, Insurance Claims, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Georgetown University Law Center
The Law Office of Ben Crittenden provides representation for the injured in Alaska. We have extensive experience in taking cases to trial and settling cases. We understand you are in a difficult situation when you come to us, and work hard to make your life easier and accommodate your demands.
Robert Stone
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 24 years experience
(907) 276-4190 1049 W 5th Ave #102
Anchorage, AK 99501
Construction and Personal Injury
Gonzaga University School of Law
Robert D. Stone is a trial expert and an honest auto accident, aviation and personal law attorney in Anchorage who will aggressively fight for your rights.
Ember S. Tilton
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 4 years experience
(907) 274-0939 217 West 14th Avenue, unit 2
Anchorage, AK 99501
Free ConsultationCivil Rights, Criminal, Family and Landlord Tenant
Vermont Law School
Since graduating from Vermont Law School in 2012, I have tried many cases before juries and have won a great majority of those trials. Even more often, I convinced the trial court to dismiss cases without the need for a trial. Whether charged with a crime, injured in an accident, looking to start a business, or buying a home, you need a lawyer you can count on. With me as your attorney, you can be certain you have an effective courtroom lawyer on your side, ready to fight for you.
Denton J Pearson
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Sitka, AK Attorney with 35 years experience
(907) 747-8722 713-B Sawmill Creek Blvd
Sitka, AK 99835
Bankruptcy, Business and Real Estate
University of Utah
Keith W Bell
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 43 years experience
(907) 562-4000 401 East Fireweed Lane
Suite 202
Anchorage, AK 99503
Immigration
Stephen G. Merrill
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 36 years experience
(907) 771-9900 201 Barrow Street
Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99501
Business, Criminal, Personal Injury and Products Liability
John Tiemessen
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Fairbanks, AK Attorney with 27 years experience
(907) 479-7707 411 4th Ave
Suite 300
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Business, Insurance Defense, Legal Malpractice and Medical Malpractice
Mr. Clayton H Walker Jr.
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 26 years experience
(907) 375-9226 240 E. Tudor Rd. Ste. 230
Anchorage, AK 99503
Business, Real Estate and Tax
University of Houston - Main Campus
Audit, tax and business experience as a CPA and revenue agent before attending law school. Twenty years applying those skills to transactions and litigation in the business arena for clients.
Christopher Canterbury
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 24 years experience
(888) 454-8185 821 N Street # 205
Anchorage, AK 99501
Personal Injury
Columbia Law School
I was raised in Alaska, graduating from Chugiak High School in 1985. After graduating from Hamilton College in 1989 and Columbia Law School in 1992, I returned to Alaska to serve as a law clerk for the Honorable James K. Singleton with the U.S. District Court for Alaska. For the past 20 years, I have been practicing law with my wife, Michaela (also raised in Alaska). We are co-owners of Kelley & Canterbury LLC, where our focus is on helping injured Alaskans with their personal injury claims. Clients appreciate the individualized attention from a family-owned practice,...
Steven Pradell
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 31 years experience
(907) 279-4529 726 M Street
Anchorage, AK 99501
Divorce, Family and Personal Injury

Steven Pradell has been practicing law in Anchorage, Alaska, since 1986. A certified elementary school teacher, Steve graduated from Brandeis University cum laude in 1982, and from the University of Oregon School of Law in 1986. He has practiced primarily in the area of domestic law since 1990, when he took over the domestic practice of one of the largest law firms in Anchorage. In 1993, Steve started Pradell and Associates, a law firm with a practice emphasizing in domestic law, including divorce, adoption, custody and support, as well as other areas of the law.

Steven has been the legal advisor,...
Elliott Dennis
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 41 years experience
(907) 929-4890 1503 West 31st Avenue
Suite 201
Anchorage, AK 99503
Maritime, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
University of North Dakota
Sara L Bloom
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Anchorage, AK Lawyer with 25 years experience
(907) 519-3613 1150 Huffman Rd Ste 24-785
Anchorage, AK 99515
Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation, Civil Rights and Employment
University of Kansas School of Law
I have practiced law since 1992 and have litigated hundreds of cases in state and federal courts before judges and juries. I represent plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of civil cases. My main focus is employment and tort cases.
Lea McDermid
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 16 years experience
(907) 261-8989 711 H Street, Suite 310A
Anchorage, AK 99501
Immigration
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
I have exclusively practiced immigration law since 2002. I represent noncitizens, their families, and their employers in obtaining permanent residence (green cards), visas, asylum, naturalization, petitioning family members abroad, release from immigration custody, and removal (deportation) proceedings. I speak Spanish fluently and have served as the chair of the Immigration Section of the Alaska Bar Association and I was a founding member of the Coalition of Alaskans for Immigrants' Rights. I have had contracts with the Mexican Consulate and the Alaska Public Defender Agency.

I earned my law degree from the University of California at Berkeley (Boalt Hall), which has...
Richard Helm
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Anchorage, AK Attorney with 47 years experience
(907) 865-0800 721 Sesame Street, Suite 1-B
Anchorage, AK 99503
Divorce, Family, Legal Malpractice and Medical Malpractice
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Awarded a JD degree from the University of California, Hasting College of the Law in 1970. Admitted to the bar in Alaska, the United States District Court for the District of Alaska, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. Practiced in Alaska from 1970 to the present in the fields of family law, medical malpractice and personal injury. Av rating from Martindale Hubbell, its highest rating by other lawyers and judges.