12/5 - Annual Membership and Board meeting:
The Anchorage Bar will be hosting its annual membership and board meeting on Tuesday, December 5, at 12:00 at the Glacier Brewhouse. Please RSVP to email@example.com by 12/2 if you plan on attending.
12/14 - Holiday Social at Williwaw:
On Thursday, December 14, the Anchorage Bar and the Alaska Chapter of the Federal Bar Association will be hosting a holiday party from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Williwaw. All members and one guest are free; nonmembers are $20. Come and enjoy some holiday cheer, mingle and jingle.
JANEL L. WRIGHT - Recipient of the Benjamin Walters Distinguished Service Award
Congratulations to Janel L. Wright, winner of the 2017 Benjamin Walters Distinguished Service Award at the Bar Convention in Juneau in May. Janel was nominated because she exemplifies the values of caring and service to the legal community that Ben embraced. Ben was always willing to give many hours to the community in the legal arena as well as simply giving of his time and effort to the community needing pro bono legal advice. Ben always gave selflessly of himself to help others.
Past recipients include: Judge Elaine Andrews, Allen Bailey, Russ Winner, Lars Johnson, Ryan Fortson, Rhonda Fhelen-Westover, Ken Eggers, Lynn Allingham, David Mannheimer, Krista Stearns, Grant Callow, Janet McCabe, Ben Walters, Sig Murphy, James Wanamaker, Cynthia Fellows, Diane Vallentine, Mike White, Bob Owens, Daniel Moore, Blythe Marston and Ken Jacobus.
Thank you -- St. Patty's Day Party, 3/17/17
Thank you everyone who helped make our St. Patty's Day Party a success: Committee members, Kinley's, PAC, bartenders and the vendors who donated all those wonderful door prizes: Alaska Fit, Anchorage Yoga & Cycle, Anchorage Youth Court, bFit & Well, The Coast International Inn, Deb's Hair Studio, Historic Anchorage Hotel, King St. Brewery, Moose A'LaMode, and Sandwich Deck.
Anchorage Bar 2018 Membership Dues FormIt's time to renew your membership for the 2018 year. Soon you will receive your 2018 Membership Dues Form. We have combined the different types of memberships into one form for ease and convenience.
If you practice within the Anchorage area, you are a voting member and the dues is $65.00. If you practice in Alaska but live outside the Anchorage area or in another state, you are an associate member and dues are $50.00. If you are a newly admitted lawyer and 2018 is your first year of practice, your membership is free! You will need to renew to keep your name and areas of practice listed in the directory.
The sooner you send in your dues form and payment, the sooner you can enjoy your LifeBalance benefits! If you have a question as to completing the form, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 907-250-4291. You will be able to renew either by mail, fax or submit on-line.
We appreciate you supporting your local Bar Association!