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In his spare time, Tom is also a professional author, writing literary fiction under the pseudonym Owen Thomas. His two-volume debut novel "The Lion Trees" has won 14 international book awards, including the 2015 Kindle Book Award, the Global eBook Awards, the Eric Hoffer Book Award, the First Horizon Book Award, and the Beverly Hills International Book Award. His collection of short fiction, "Signs of Passing" (2015), winner of the Pacific Book Awards, the Indie Reader Discovery Book Awards, the Great Southwest Book Festival, Runner-Up for the New York Book Festival, among others, and included as among the Notable 100 Books of 2015 by Shelf Unbound Magazine.  For more information about Owen Thomas visit his author website at http://www.OwenThomasFiction.com .

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Burr Pease & Kurtz

810 N Street
Suite 300
Anchorage, AK, 99501-3271

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AKActive199005/26/2016
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Lawyer of the YearBest Lawyers2016
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing ShareholderBurr, Pease & Kurtz2001 - Present
AttorneyBurr Pease & Kurtz1990 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Society for Human Resource ManagementN/A2012 - Present
Alaska Society for Human Resource ManagementN/A2012 - Present
Alaska Bar AssociationN/A1990 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A1990 - Present
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duke University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Duke University School of LawN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1987