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1 female judge left on Anchorage Superior Court

...apply, but frankly I'm open to any interested and qualified attorney." Women make up about 37 percent of the practicing lawyers in Alaska. The court system is stepping up efforts at recruiting women and minorities to at least apply for positions...
Assembly hears former senator's views on uses of Marine Passenger Fees

...private docks is being contested by some members of the public and Responsible Cruising in Alaska. Engstrom is a practicing lawyer who was not paid for his presentation. He raised two points: whether the private docks had legal standing to question...
Retired Supreme Court judge back behind the Juneau bench

...1977 by then-Gov. Jay Hammond to serve on the Supreme Court. Other requirements for appointment include being a practicing lawyer for eight years and approval by the Alaska Judicial Council. "It was great," Matthews said. "I was honored...
My Turn: A founding charter commissioner's view

...provision, and it mystifies me how any legal authority to the contrary can be argued. The commission had at least two practicing lawyers on it (Allan Engstrom and Don Craddick), and I think a review of minutes would show that it did a thorough and...
Alaska politicians react to U.S. Supreme Court ruling on punitive damages

...devastating. This is a gross misinterpretation of maritime law and an insult to Alaska," said LeDoux, who was a practicing lawyer specializing in maritime law before entering politics. "Justice Breyer is absolutely correct in that this is a...


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