Ms. Wells’ practice focuses primarily on Alaska municipal government and admiralty matters affecting government ports and harbors. Ms. Wells also represents Native and private corporations as well as individuals in various actions involving complex litigation, construction, contracts, and land use. Ms. Wells provides general counsel services for healthcare institutions with emphasis on the unique needs of government-owned healthcare facilities.
Ms. Wells routinely acts as lead counsel to municipal boards and commissions regarding ethics disputes, conditional uses, variances, and other matters. She also represents government and private corporations before various federal and state boards and commissions, including but not limited to, the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC), Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) and Alaska Public Offices Commission (APOC).