Areas of Practice

The firm was founded in 1977 by Fred J. Baxter.  Its practicing attorneys have extensive and broad legal experience in assisting clients with their needs. The firm is located in Juneau's Mendenhall Valley, close to its airport and main population center, with easy access and free parking. Our goal is to assist individuals and businesses with their legal needs, including:

Practice Areas

General Civil Practice

 

Real Estate Transactions & Litigation

Wills & Estate Planning

Family Law including Divorce, Custody & Adoptions

Probate

Mediation Services

Bankruptcy & Collections

 

Business Formations

 

Registered Agent Services

 

Business Litigation

 

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death

 

Municipal Law

 

Trials and Appeals in all Courts and before all

Administrative Agencies

CIVIL LITIGATION 

Personal injury and wrongful death, product liability, construction contract and business disputes, and alternative dispute resolution.

BANKRUPTCY 

​Dealing with personal and business insolvency, debt management, and reorganization, collections, and filings and litigation under bankruptcy laws.

BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS

Negotiating and drafting contracts, buying and selling businesses, financing, construction, and disputes with vendors and customers.

ESTATE PLANNING

Helping families address issues involving health care planning, wealth transfers, business succession, charitable giving, wills, trusts, tax minimization, probate, and trust administration after death.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Copyrights, trademarks, entertainment law, and internet related issues

BUSINESS OPERATIONS

Formation of new companies, meetings and resolutions, ownership agreements, governance, business counseling, and strategic planning.

ALASKA ISSUES

Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, Native law, fisheries and permits, admiralty, vessel charters and titles, local and state taxes, administrative hearings.

MEDIATION SERVICES

Certified mediation services of individual and business disputes.

REAL ESTATE

Property purchase and sale, title disputes, easements, leases, land use and zoning issues, landlord and tenant disputes, and related litigation.

FAMILY LAW

Divorce, dissolution, custody issues, adoption, guardianship, prenuptial agreements and surrogacy.  

ADDITIONAL AREAS 

​Adoptions, municipal law, nonprofit organizations, and more!  Call us to see if we can help you with your legal concerns!