Mary B. Pinkel

Mary B. Pinkel

Mary B. Pinkel joined the firm as of counsel in August 2019. Her practice focuses primarily on civil litigation and local government law. Ms. Pinkel has served as an Assistant Attorney General with the State of Alaska, as an Assistant U.S. Attorney, as an Assistant Municipal Attorney, and as a private practitioner.


Ms. Pinkel has successfully defended government employees and entities in civil rights, torts and land disputes and has provided advice and representation in employment and public health matters.  She has served as a lawyer representative to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and as the president of the Federal Bar Association (FBA) Alaska Chapter.


J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School, 1982

B.A., Amherst College, 1978


Bar Admissions:

Alaska, 1985

Wisconsin, 1982

Court Admissions:

U.S. District Court, District of Alaska

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Supreme Court of the United States



Alaska Bar Association (active)

Wisconsin Bar Association (Inactive)

Contact Me

Phone: (907) 261-6681

Email: [email protected]

Associated Staff

Erica Lee

Phone: (907) 261-6698

Email: [email protected]