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About Anchorage, AK

Starting Associate Salary in
Anchorage, AK ***
$70k - $90k
Anchorage, AK Founded 1915
State Capital Juneau AK
County for
Anchorage, AK
Municipality of Anchorage
City Fact about
Anchorage, AK
Unified home rule municipality in the southcentral part of the U.S. state of Alaska.
City Nickname
Anchorage, AK
City of Lights
Top Industries
Anchorage, AK
Anchorage, AK
Anchorage, AK
# of NLJ 350 Attorneys
Anchorage, AK
# of NLJ 350 Law Firms
Anchorage, AK
Top three largest NLJ350 firms' offices by head count
Anchorage, AK
Davis Wright Tremaine
Patton Boggs
Stoel Rives

Top 100 Law Firms in
Anchorage, AK*

Ranked #67
PPP $900k
Perkins Coie
Ranked #74
PPP $900k
Crowell & Moring
Ranked #77
PPP $930k
K&L Gates
No result found in Regional Report
Ranked #77
PPP $930k
K&L Gates
No result found in Regional Report
Ranked #91
PPP $885k
Patton Boggs
Ranked #99
PPP $565k
Dorsey & Whitney
Ranked #100
PPP $485k
Littler Mendelson

Top 200 Law Firms in
Anchorage, AK*

Ranked #0
PPP $420k
Lane Powell
Ranked #76
PPP $495k
Davis Wright Tremaine
Ranked #79
PPP $490k
Stoel Rives

Anchorage, AK… Where We Find the LionsSM

In the wake of global economic changes, Employers both Companies and Law firms rely on the Lion Group, a national legal recruiting firm, to recruit attorneys for their strategic and growth requirements. Attorneys meaning In-House counsel, government attorneys, law firm partners and associates. Companies rely on us for general counsels and deputy general counsel positions. Law firms rely on us for strategic law partner recruiting, partner groups placements, new office development for law firms and law firm merger and acquisition services. We love the legal industry. And serve company executives and law firm executives in the placement of lawyers and strategic growth initiatives in the United States.

Legal recruiting is our forte. At law schools, companies and law firms locally here in Anchorage, AK lawyers call us head hunters while others calls us legal recruiters or legal search consultants, either way we get the job done and our clients are happy with strategic lawyer placements in Anchorage, AK law firms or companies or in another city of their choice.

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Ask These Questions

In Anchorage, AK, are you finding yourself asking these questions?

  • Have you dealt with a Legal Recruiter before and do you know How the Process Works?
  • Is your Company in a pinch and need to hire a Strategic Attorney to your Team now?
  • Are you reviewing Budget this year and want to Expand Your Talent Pool & Bottom Line?
  • Does your office need an Infusion of Talent and Leadership?
  • Would your Client give you More Business if you got the right Lawyer?
  • Did your Company just Expand and you need another General Counsel or Deputy?
  • Or did your Company get Acquired and you need a new level of InHouse Attorney leadership and experience?
  • Is your Law Firm considering a Merger or Acquisition for expansion and need game changing Introductions?
  • Did your last Recruiter offer a weak or no Guarantee for their work?
  • Were you left wanting with your last Recruiting experience and the Candidates presented?

At the Lion Group and in Anchorage, AK, we understand the myriad of law employment details for InHouse counsel, law associates, partners, groups & entire firms.

Consider our clients, the NLJ350 & Fortune Companies, and why they have chosen us in Anchorage, AK:

Introductions & Synergies

We create opportunity for our clients. We eat, sleep and think new connections that accelerate our clients goals.


It is our commitment to serve our clients and candidates with the utmost professionalism, integrity, and respect. We will serve relentlessly until the search has been completed to satisfaction.

Value Added

We are not simply legal recruiters. We think like Marketers. We innovate like Entrepreneurs. We connect like Investment Bankers. We counsel like Presidential Advisors.


We commit to a rigorous safe guarding of sensitive communications and information. We understand the delicate steps in the lateral process.

Market Intelligence

We are forever students of the law industry. We know what is going on and are sought for information locally here at Anchorage, AK.

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Anchorage, Alaska

The Municipality of Anchorage is a unified home rule municipality in the U.S. State of Alaska. Anchorage is Alaska’s most populous city and contains more than 40% of the state’s total population. All together, the Anchorage metropolitan area, which combines Anchorage with the neighboring Matanuska-Susitna Borough, had a population of 396,142 in 2013. Anchorage is located in the South-central portion of Alaska at the terminus of the Cook Inlet on a peninsula formed by the Knik Arm to the north and the Turnagain Arm to the south. Anchorage has been named an All-America City four times, in 1956, 1965, 1984–85, and 2002, by the National Civic League. Anchorage has also been named by Kiplinger as the most tax-friendly city in the United States.

A diverse wildlife population exists within urban Anchorage and the surrounding area. Bears are regularly sighted within Anchorage. Moose are also a common sight: in the Anchorage Bowl, there is a summer population of approximately 250 moose, increasing to as many as 1000 during the winter. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has to kill some individual aggressive moose in the Anchorage every year. Mountain goat scan be commonly sighted along the Seward Highway between Anchorage and Girdwood, and Dall sheep is often viewed quite close to the road at Windy Point.

Anchorage has a subarctic climate but with strong maritime influences that lead to a relatively moderate climate. Most of its precipitation falls in late summer. Average daytime summer temperatures range from approximately 55 to 78 °F (13 to 26 °C); average daytime winter temperatures are about 5 to 30 °F (−15.0 to −1.1 °C). Anchorage has a frost-free growing season that averages slightly over 101 days. According to local folk-lore, when a native plant called fireweed fully blooms then goes to seed, the first snowfall of winter is 6 weeks away. Summers are typically mild and it can rain frequently, although not abundantly. Average July low and high temperatures are 52 to 66 °F (11 to 19 °C) and the highest reading ever recorded was 87 °F (30.6 °C) on June 18, 2013. The average annual precipitation at the airport is 16.63 inches (422 mm). Anchorage’s latitude causes summer days to be very long and winter daylight hours to be very short. Anchorage is often cloudy during the winter, which further decreases the amount of sunlight experienced by residents.

Anchorage offers the comforts of a large US city but is only a 30-minute drive from the Alaskan wilderness. Founded in 1914 as a work camp for the Alaska Railroad, Anchorage was devastated by the 1964 Good Friday earthquake but quickly rebounded as the industry headquarters for the Prudhoe Bay oil boom. Today almost half the state’s residents live in or around Anchorage, as Anchorage serves as the economic and political heart of Alaska. Now is the best time to visit Anchorage, Alaska. From the sparkling waters of Cook Inlet to the tallest peaks of the Chugach Mountains, Anchorage, Alaska encompasses wild adventures and metropolitan appeals that form larger-than-life experiences. Anchorage was named one of the 10 best U.S. cities by Outside Magazine. Learn more about Anchorage dining, attractions and events, request the Official Guide to Anchorage or get detailed information on Alaska’s favorite activities and celebrations.

*The law firm rankings are based on the 2013 AML 100&200 by Profits Per Partner.
**The top law school rankings are based on the 2013 U.S. News Best Law School ranking.
*^The top ATL law school rankings are based on 2013 Above the Law rankings.
***Salaries are based on a range of small to large law firms that were found for this city.
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