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Jon-Marc Petersen

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I'm Jon Marc Petersen, and as a former District Attorney in Palmer with a stellar track record in handling everything from DUI's to Homicide cases, I look forward to helping you receive the justice you deserve. Because of my passion as an attorney and fascination for law, I had a long-standing goal to start my own practice. After serving years in the District Attorney's office, I felt that partnering with Richard to form Denali Law Group came at the right and we began our private practice here in the Valley. I was at the District Attorney's office when I met Richard and, in hindsight,I cannot imagine creating this firm with anyone else. With my background in criminal defense, law enforcement, prosecution, insurance defense and personal injury, we can provide full service legal advice and representation to our clients. With our experience in Palmer and having both been involved with numerous jury trials in the Palmer Courts, we can bring that full range of experience to bear for our clients. My passion for law and tireless work ethic are a formidable arsenal protecting your rights. Thank you for allowing us the opportunity to serve you.


  • Alaska Association of Justice
  • Alaska Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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