Ward Merdes

Merdes Law Office, P.C.
Contact: 866.452.3741
Experience:
Law School: Santa Clara University School of Law - Santa Clara University
Jurisdictions: Alaska
California
Washington

OVERVIEW

About Ward Merdes
Board certified trial attorney by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Lecturer for the American Association for Justice. Extensive trial experience. Born/raised in Alaska. MBA from Cornell. Fair, honest and work hard. We only represent people we like and trust. Life is too short.
Directory Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Claims
Additional Practice Areas
  • Wrongful Death
  • Car Accidents
  • Insurance Bad Faith
Fees
  • Contingent Fees
    • We are only paid attorney fees if we successfully get your claim paid. No recovery - no fee.
  • Free Consultation
    • Call toll free: 866-452-3741 for a confidential and free evaluation of your claim. We are board certified specialists who focus on car/trucking accidents, personal injury and wrongful death claims.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Our standard fee is 33% of what we recover for you. No recovery - no fee.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Alaska
California
Washington
Certifications
Board Certified Civil Litigation Specialist (National Board of Trial Advocacy)
Professional Experience
Director, Alaska Association for Justice
-Current
The Alaska trial bar is represented by the Alaska Association for Justice (AAJ). I've served as an AAJ director for years. It's a good group that helps injured people fight insurance company abuse.
Education
Cornell UniversityMBABusiness
Santa Clara University School of Law - Santa Clara UniversityJ.D.
Honors: Cum laude
Details: Editor-in-Chief, Santa Clara Law Review
Santa Clara UniversityB.S.Economics
Awards
Diplomate, Association Trial Lawyers of America
ATLA's "Diplomate" award is the highest education award offered by ATLA. It requires over 400 hours of additional education in trial presentation.
Advanced Studies in Trial Advocacy, Association Trial Lawyers of America
ATLA's National College of Advocacy initiated the "Advanced Studies in Trial Advocacy" program in the early 1990's. It involves an incredible amount of eduation and teaching. I was the first attorney in the nation to earn this designation.
Professional Associations
Member, Alaska State Bar
Current
President's Club Member, American Association for Justice
-Current

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website: Website

CONTACT & MAP

Ward Merdes
455 3rd Ave. #225/226
P.O. Box 71309
FAIRBANKS, AK 99707
USA
Toll-Free: 866.452.3741
Telephone: 907.452.5400
Fax: 907.452.8879