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Lanning M. Trueb

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Phone: (907) 277-0161
Fax: (907) 277-0164

330 L Street
Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Alaska Personal Injury Attorney

Lanning has spent over 25 years representing seamen in plaintiff maritime cases arising throughout the North Pacific; including waters off Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California and Russia. In addition to practicing maritime law, Lanning owned and operated his own commercial fishing vessel in the Alaska commercial salmon fishery.

Handled More Than a Thousand Maritime Claims

Lanning has been involved in over a thousand maritime matters involving serious vessel injury and death claims covering all aspects of the maritime industry; from commercial fishing, tug and barge, cargo, off-shore supply, oil tanker, and cruise ship industries, to maritime worker and longshore situations.

Lanning has represented family members in maritime wrongful death claims involving:

  • Oceanic
  • Lin J
  • Second Chance
  • Amber Dawn
  • Aleutian Venture
  • Arctic Rose
  • Dorthy L
  • Star Ruby
  • Sam B
  • Advantage

Lanning is licensed in all Alaska and Washington State and Federal Courts, served on the Federal Admiralty Law Rules Committee in helping redraft the Alaska Federal Court Local Admiralty Rules, and presently serves on the Executive Committee of the Admiralty Section of the Alaska Bar Association.

Lanning successfully argued the Alaska Supreme Court case Nunez v. American Seafoods, which protected the rights of seamen to bring their claims in Alaska courts. Lanning has spoken at many maritime law education seminars in both Alaska and Washington.

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Alaska State and Federal Courts
Washington State and Federal Courts
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Alaska Bar Association

Client Reviews
★★★★★
Johnson Beard & Trueb is a tight-knit group of hard working people that I cannot praise enough! The dedication and persistence I have seen from this team is incredible. They not only provide excellent law representation, but the support system built by the team is one of a kind. They care about each individual and are by far the best I have seen in personal injury. A million stars!!! Rivers Ducharme
★★★★★
Johnson Beard & Treub goes above and beyond to take care of their clients with the highest degree of integrity! Their team is great to work with. I would, hands down, recommend them to take care of my family and friends! Jill Johnson
★★★★★
Mr. Johnson and his staff were remarkable to work with! They were both professional and yet very down to earth. They made me feel a part of their family and would often check in on me! In fact, Jennifer even went out of her way, sending cards to me well after my case had been resolved! I would highly recommend them! Jennifer Koontz