We offer trial, litigation, and representation for diverse and complex legal problems throughout Alaska.

Civil litigation

The firm handles a substantial amount of civil litigation in personal injury defense, construction disputes, employment law defense, business and commercial disputes, Alaska Native Corporation litigation, products liability, professional negligence, and medical malpractice defense. We also defend municipal governments, hospitals and medical providers.

Employment issues

We are retained by corporations and governmental entities in employment issues to revise employee manuals, advise on employee issues, represent employers in grievance proceedings and hearings, and defend employers in wrongful termination, federal and state complaints, and other employment related lawsuits.

Commercial transactions and litigation

Our commercial practice in Alaska includes all aspects of commercial transactions, labor and employment issues and administrative proceedings. We represent construction companies and local governments in all phases of construction projects. We also advise hospitals, clinics, and medical centers in all business matters, including by-laws and staff privilege issues.

We service communities and business all over the state. Our practice spans a wide spectrum of the legal issues and expertise, including —

  • Municipal law & defense of municipalities
  • Commercial contracts & contract litigation
  • Alaska Native corporation representation
  • Administrative hearings
  • Insurance defense
  • Construction claims & construction defect litigation
  • Appellate practice
  • Maritime
  • Mediation & arbitration services
  • Natural resources
  • Professional liability defense
  • Products liability defense
  • Business litigation
  • Environmental litigation
  • Employment & employer defense
  • Constitutional law