Alaska’s Mining Attorney
Licensed to practice law since 1969 (Alaska, Washington, Virginia).
2 years with Office of General Counsel, U.S. Department of Commerce.
4 years Regional Solicitor for Alaska, U.S. Department of the Interior.
3 years president and chief executive officer of a publicly traded gold mining company.
Over twenty-five years of private practice.
LL.B. University of Virginia, LL.M. (Environmental Law) George Washington University.
Past President, Director Emeritus, Alaska Miners Association; Past Chairman, Alaska State.
Chamber of Commerce; Past Trustee American Exploration and Mining Association (two terms);
Part Chairman, Alaska Bar Association Section on Natural Resources and the Environment.
Member, American Bar Association; Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation.
U.S. Army, Judge Advocate General’s Corps, (Bronze Star for Service).
|Alaska State Government:|
|Alaska Dept. of Law||Alaska Department of Natural Resources|
|Minerals Data Information Alaska||Alaska State Legislature|
|Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development|
|Congressman Don Young||Senator Lisa Murkowski|
|Senator Dan Sullivan||Congressional Legislative Information|
|Department of Agriculture:|
|Department of Agriculture||Forest Service|
|Forest Service Region 10 (Alaska)|
|Department of the Interior:|
|Department of the Interior||Office of Hearings and Appeals|
|Office of the Solicitor||Bureau of Land Management|
|U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)||National Park Service|
|Current Cash Price (Kitco)||The Gold Institute|
|Alaska Legal Resource Center||Comprehensive Law and Government Site|
|Legal Research (Findlaw)|
|American Bar Association||Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation|
|Organizations - Mining & Other Good Guys:|
|Alaska Miners Association||National Mining Association|
|American Exploration & Mining Association||American Land Rights Association|
|Info-Mine||Mining News North of 60|
|Northern Miner||Public Land Law News|
|Other Links of Interest:|
|Enviromental Protection Agency||Department of Labor|
|Mine Safety & Health Administration MSHA||Government Publishing Office|