Fairbanks, Alaska

Gazewood & Weiner PC

Alaskan Law Firm

Gazewood & Weiner PC

1008 16th Ave, Ste 200
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 452-5196
Gazewood & Weiner PC, Criminal Law, Services, Fairbanks, Alaska

Gazewood & Weiner PC, based in Anchorage, Alaska, is a multi-faceted law firm with a broad array of services and expertise. Whether you need a divorce attorney or a tax law specialist to help guide your business decisions, this legal team is the right choice. They have the experience to resolve almost any legal situation, as well as the commitment to ensure that you receive the best legal services possible.

The attorneys at Gazewood & Weiner PC offer services in a variety of practice areas, including:

  • General Practice: The Anchorage lawyers will help with any general law concern, including setting up a business, navigating real estate transactions, and negotiating civil litigation cases.
  • Criminal Defense: When you've been accused of a crime, their criminal law team will do everything possible to ensure your rights are protected. They offer legal advice to residents who have violated fish and game restrictions, juveniles, and people who've breached state or even federal laws. 
  • Family Law: Whether you're going through a divorce or looking for help in your child custody case, their attorneys will help you achieve the best possible outcome for your case. The lawyers are also experienced with working with adoption and guardianship cases. 
  • & Many Others: From personal injury cases to bankruptcy law, their attorneys can handle any legal problem that comes your way.

The lawyers at Gazewood & Weiner PC pride themselves on providing personalized legal services tailored to your unique needs. With this Anchorage law firm, you'll never get one-size-fits-all solutions. Instead, they'll put their expertise to work solving your legal problems.

Visit Gazewood & Weiner PC online now to see their full list of legal services, or just call (907) 375-7905 to discuss your case and schedule a no-obligation consultation today. Whether you need counsel for a criminal law case or civil litigation, these attorneys will defend your rights.

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