Call Bar Counsel Phil Shanahan at 907-272-7469 (fax: 907-272-2932) for informal ethics guidance — get some direction the minute you suspect a problem.


View the standing policy on informal ethics guidance.


You may also call Kevin Cuddy, Chair, Bar Ethics Committee at 907-277-1900, or an experienced lawyer in your practice area to discuss an ethics question.


View the Alaska Bar Adopted Ethics Opinions.


Additional Resources:

(listed alphabetically)


Mark J. Fucile

Fucile & Reising LLP

Portland Union Station

800 NW 6th Ave., Ste. 211

Portland, OR 97209-3783

Phone: 503-224-4895



Peter R. Jarvis

Holland & Knight LLP

2300 U.S. Bancorp Tower

111 S.W. Fifth Avenue

Portland, OR 97204

(503) 243-5877


Arthur J. Lachman

P.O. Box 65261

Seattle WA 98155-9261

Phone: 206-295-7667



Professor John A. Strait

Seattle University School of Law

901 12th Ave

Seattle WA 98112-4411

Phone: 206-398-4027