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Leik, James N. Information

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Leik, James N.
1029 West Third Avenue Suite 300 Anchorage, AK
Phone: (907) 263-6923
Fax: (907) 276-3108
Website: http://www.perkinscoie.com

SUMMARY

Current Employment Position(s)

Partner

Lawyer Overview

Jim Leik, a partner in the firm's Litigation and Product Liability practices, focuses on commercial litigation, product liability litigation, aviation litigation, and other civil litigation matters.

Areas of Practice

  • Product Liability
  • Litigation
  • Product Liability: Aviation/Aerospace
  • Appellate
  • Product Liability: Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices
  • Product Liability: Product Safety
80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

West Practice Categories

Products Liability Law, Litigation & Appeals, Aviation, Health & Health Care Law

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Alaska, 1981
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court District of Alaska

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Alaska Bar Association, 1986 - Present (Member, Executive Committee, Section of Administrative Law)
  • Alaska Civil Pattern Jury Instruction Committee, 1988 - Present (Member)

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit, Hon. Donald P. Lay, Chief Judge, Law Clerk, 1980 - 1981

Education

  • Duke University School of Law, Durham, North Carolina, 1980
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
    Honors: Order of the Coif
    Honors: With Distinction

    Law Review: Note and Comment Editor, Duke Law Journal, 1979 - 1980
  • University of Montana, Missoula, Montana, 1977
    B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    Honors: With High Honors