About the Firm

The wide range of legal experience among Simpson, Tillinghast, Sorensen & Sheehan, P.C.’s attorneys cover many different areas of the law, particularly regarding representation of Southeast Alaska Municipalities, established Southeast Alaska for-profit and nonprofit businesses, Native regional and village corporations, and Native housing authorities, and complex corporate and business transactions and litigation.  The Firm represents and acts as general counsel to Tlingit- Haida Regional Housing Authority (for over 30 years), Sealaska Corporation (for over 35 years), and Baranof Island Housing Authority (for over 10 years).  STSS also represents and acts as general counsel to Yak-Tat Kwaan, Inc., Klawock Heenya Corporation, St. George Tanaq Corporation, the City of Hoonah, and many other Southeast Alaska individuals and entities.

We are admitted to practice in Alaska state and federal courts, the United States Court of Claims, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Tenth and District of Columbia Circuits, the U.S. Supreme Court, and the United States Court of International Trade.  .

Simpson, Tillinghast, Sorensen & Sheehan, P.C. is the recipient of the Martindale Hubbell AV rating, the highest rating given to any firm derived from peer review, for both legal ability and ethics.  The Firm is also Alaska’s sole member of State Capital Group Legal, a global network of leading law firms.  SCG Legal membership is strictly by invitation, only after demonstrating the highest quality of service, industry leadership and a showing of clear value the member brings to the network.

We are conveniently located in Alaska's capital city, Juneau.  The Firm maintains a suite of offices at One Sealaska Plaza, which is located in the downtown core of the capital city, close to the State Capitol, federal and state courthouses, Alaska’s State Court Law Library and major state and federal office facilities.