Law Offices of  Michael J. Jensen

Michael James Jensen

Michael James Jensen

Location:
Anchorage, Alaska
Phone:
907-277-8000
Email:

In 1984, I started practicing law in Alaska. In 1995 I opened the Law Offices of Michael J. Jensen. As a sole proprietor I have continued to predominantly handle claims for benefits under the Alaska Workers' Compensation Act and the Longshore and Harbor workers' Compensation Act.

Areas of Practice

  • Alaska's Workers' Compensation - Plaintiff
  • Longshore and Harborworkers' Compensation - Plaintiff
  • Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • Social Security Disability

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Alaska, 1985
  • Nebraska, 1980
  • U.S. District Court District of Alaska, 1985
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1990
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1990

Honors and Awards

  • Selected, The Best Lawyers in America, 2006
  • Selected, The Best Lawyers in America, 2009 - 2010
  • Selected, Alaska Super Lawyers, 2009
  • Selected, Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Gorup, Nations Top 100 Injured Workers Attorneys, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Alaska Bar Association
  • Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Group

Past Employment Positions

  • US Army, Judge Advocate General's Corps, Captain

Pro Bono Activities

  • State of Alaska, 24th Legislature, Task Force on Workers' Compensation - Employee Attorney Representative Member (legislative appointment), 2005 - 2006
  • Municipality of Anchorage, Board of Adjustment – Board member, Vice Chair (Mayoral appointment, Anchorage Assembly confirmation), 2003 - 2013
  • Alaska Workers' Compensation Board Second Independent Medical Evaluators Selection Panel - Employee Representative Member (Commissioner of Labor appointment), Various years since 2001, 2001 - Present
  • Professional Hockey Players' Association (PHPA); Workers' Compensation Panel of Attorneys, Member, 2004 - Present
  • Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany for Alaska, 2012 - Present

12350 Industry Way, Suite 208
Anchorage, AK 99515

Tel: (907) 277-8000
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