Steven M. Wells, a seasoned criminal defense attorney, boasts 19 years of experience in the field. Upon graduating from the California Western School of Law, Steve established a criminal defense practice in Nashville, Tennessee. After practicing in Tennessee for a number of years, he fulfilled his aspiration of serving as a criminal defense attorney in Alaska.

In 2004, Steve joined the Office of Public Advocacy, dedicating himself to traveling throughout Alaska to defend clients facing various criminal charges. His caseload included individuals charged with offenses such as homicide, robbery, kidnapping, sex crimes, and first-degree assault. With a deep passion for criminal defense, Steve is committed to safeguarding the rights and freedoms of each of his clients.

Among his numerous achievements, Steve is the founding President of the Alaska Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (AACDL), a member of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), and a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Presenter Nationwide. In May 2006, he established Steven M. Wells, P.C. in Alaska, a firm known for delivering satisfactory results in both state and federal court.

Choosing to work with Steve means opting for representation and legal assistance from a professional with extensive experience and a successful track record in handling past cases. For those interested in collaborating with Steve, Steven M. Wells, P.C. can be contacted to schedule a free consultation.

Admission Details
  • 1994, California
  • 1996, Tennessee
  • 2000, Alaska
  • 2010, Washington

Law School Attended
  • California Western School of Law, Class of 1994, J.D.
University Attended
  • Covenant College, Class of 1991, B.A.

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Steven M. Wells, P.C.


431 W. 7th Avenue,
Suite 107,
Anchorage, Alaska 99501



Steven M. Wells, P.C. is located in Anchorage, AK and serves clients throughout the state of Alaska such as Anchorage, Eagle River, Fort Richardson, Chugiak, Elmendorf Afb, Indian, Big Lake, Wasilla, Palmer, Kenai, Ketchikan, Sitka, Juneau, Kodiak, Dutch Harbor/Unalaska, Dillingham, Bethel, Fairbanks, Nome, Kotzebue, and Utqiagvik.

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