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NOVEMBER 17, 2011 – Seven lawyers from the Anchorage, Alaska office of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2011 edition of Alaska Super Lawyers. The Super Lawyers list, published by Thomson Reuters Legal, is identified through an extensive research and survey process, starting with peer nominations. Only five percent of the lawyers in Alaska are named to this list.

In addition to being named to the Super Lawyers list, special recognition was attributed to David W. Oesting, a partner and litigator, who was named to the state’s “Top 10” list. For a complete listing of Davis Wright’s Alaska lawyers named to the 2011 Super Lawyers list, see below.

Jon S. Dawson – Business/Corporate 
Gregory S. Fisher – Employment & Labor 
James H. Juliussen – Employment & Labor 
Barbara Simpson Kraft – Business/Corporate 
David W. Oesting – Business Litigation 
Joseph L. Reece – Business/Corporate 
Robert K. Stewart, Jr. – Employment & Labor

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