Sex Crimes

Alaska Sex Crimes Defense Attorney

Being charged with a sex crime is terrifying. The confusion, anxiety, and social stigma can be difficult.

While not all sex crime charges are the same, the consequences are severe and can change the trajectory of your life. What started as a nice evening and ended in what you thought was consensual sex, could turn into a lengthy jail sentence and lifelong sex offender registration.

Our team is here to help. We bring experience both prosecuting and defending sex crimes cases. Our commitment to you is to thoroughly investigate your case, protect your rights, negotiate with the District Attorney, and do everything possible to give you the best possible outcome.

Sex Crimes in Anchorage

The first step is to learn as much as possible about the facts and circumstances of your case from you. This may come as a relief because it should be the first time you are discussing the case with anybody. Then, we will review all of the evidence the State has against you and gather evidence against the complaining witness. From there, our experienced team will conduct our own investigation to provide you with as much information as possible. Finally, we will present the best possible defense to either dismiss your case outright, win at trial, or place you in the best negotiating position possible with the District Attorney.

You and your family members are going to be overwhelmed once you are accused of a sex crime. The good news is that you do not have to face the charges alone. We are here to help. Let us bring our experience to your case and do our best to clear your good name. Call us today and give us the opportunity to earn your trust and business.

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Other Criminal Defense areas we specialize in

Criminal Appeals

Being found guilty of a crime can cause you to believe that all hope is lost, your record is permanently stained, and that you are in fact a criminal.  In Alaska, most people found guilty of a crime have the ability to appeal the verdict.

Drug and Alcohol Crimes

The relationship between drugs, alcohol, and crime is complex. Most directly, it is a crime to buy, use, possess, manufacture, or distribute illegal drugs. Drugs and alcohol also impact crime indirectly via the effects they have on users’ behavior and by their association with violence and other illegal activity.

Drunk Driving (DUI)

A Driving Under the Influence, or Operating Under the Influence, charge (“DUI”) is serious business that can change your life. Police, prosecutors, and the courts treat DUI charges very seriously. A DUI charge can easily turn into a conviction without proper legal representation.

Post-Conviction Relief (PCR)

Once your appellate rights are exhausted, there is yet another way to challenge your conviction. The next step is post-conviction relief or PCR where you may raise new claims that were not available to you on direct appeal. Requiring experience on both sides — as both prosecutor and criminal defense attorney in Alaska.


Probation gives you freedom to live your life outside of jail. You can, however, be forced to serve the original sentence if you violate the conditions of your probation. You need an experienced team on your side to assist you at your probation violation hearing.

Property Crimes

Some of the “minor” property crimes may not carry severe penalties in court but have lasting effects on your record. Not many employers would be interested in hiring individuals with any type of property offense on their record. These cases must be defended aggressively as possible, and our team is here to help.

Weapons Offenses

In Alaska, weapons charges include unlawful possession, unlawful carrying of a concealed weapon, unlawful discharge of a firearm, illegal sale or trafficking, or misconduct involving weapons. Alaska punishes these offenses harshly, which can damage your reputation and negatively affect your Constitutional rights. 

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