R James Christie III

Also known as James Christie

R James Christie III

Criminal Defense Attorney

Anchorage, AK





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About Me

I take great pride in zeaoulously representing individuals who have been accused of criminal wrongdoing. Standing up on behalf of Alaskans against the police, the prosecuting authorities, and the government is why I became a lawyer, and is the single most rewarding aspect of my career. I was born and raised in Alaska, and am familiar with the unique challenges and opportunities our great...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (15 minutes), Hourly ($275-$325/hour)

Client Reviews

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One of the best defense attorneys in Alaska

Posted by: kevin 11 days ago.

James is honest and very aggrease in his defense. He's tough when necessary and eloquent at just the right times. Great at jury selection and closing....

Extremely pleased with my representation

Posted by: Sean 2 months ago.

I was represented very well and was extremely pleased with the outcome of my situation. This attorney was vigilant and extremely informed. He...
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Showing 2 of 9 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse James. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Clayton Harold Walker Jr.
Clayton Walker

Anchorage, AK

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Mr. Christie.
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2003 License Status: Active for the state of Alaska.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/13/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

Tetlow Christie, LLC


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2013 Sexual Assault Defense in

NACDL Seminar Defending the Unthinkable: Zealous Advocacy in Sexual Assault and Child Victims Cases


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2013 Alaska Champion of Liberty

Alaska Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


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2005- present Member

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

2011 Alaska Bail Law 101: A Brief Overview of Bail in Alaska

AVVO Legal Guide

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Trial Procedure in Alaska

at Guest lecturer at UAA criminal justice class

2013 The Law of Murder in Alaska

at Guest Lecturer at UAA Substantive Criminal Law Class

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