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Anchorage's trusted source of legal support

If you have legal questions or concerns, don't wait until your situation is too complex before you a call a lawyer. Get legal support from the very beginning from a team that has the understanding and professionalism you deserve. You can count on Kalamarides & Lambert in Anchorage, AK to do just that, in every situation.
Contact our legal support practice in Anchorage at (907) 276-2135.

Andrew J. Lambert

Andrew J. Lambert became an associate in 1993 and a partner in 2000. His practice includes criminal defense of adult and juveniles in both State and Federal Court, Alaska workers’ compensation and family law. For the last 27 years he has tried countless cases including DUI, Domestic Violence, Drug Offenses, Sexual Assault, Sexual Abuse of a Minor, and Homicide. In addition, he has tried many cases involving family law and child custody. His years of experiences have made him a knowledgeable and successful trial lawyer. He has given lectures at the Alaska Maltreatment Conference and the Alaska Public Defenders Conference.

Bar Memberships/ Associations:
  • Alaska Bar Association 
  • Former President, Alaska Association Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Former Vice President and Founding Member, Alaska Association Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member of the Education Committee, Alaska Association Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Former Vice President of Criminal Section, Alaska Association for Justice
  • Former Member Education Committee, Alaska Association for Justice
  • 2012 The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Member of the Association of Family and Conciliation Court
  • Member 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

Undergrad University of Nebraska at Omaha, major in Psychology; minor in Criminal Justice and Sociology
J.D. — Creighton Law School

Joseph A. Kalamarides

Joseph A. Kalamarides is a member of Kalamarides & Lambert. His practice is focused predominately on Alaska Workers' Compensation, personal injury and appellate law. Mr. Kalamarides has extensive legal experience and stays abreast of the latest changes and advancements in the legal system. He has conducted seminars on Workers’ Compensation and has given lectures on legal assistance for the Alaska Bar Association. His civic contributions include serving as a debate judge for local and statewide high schools and as a member of the Governor’s Task Force on Workers’ Compensation.

B.S., Business, Cum Laude — University of Idaho 
J.D. — University of Idaho

Bar Memberships/ Associations:
Alaska Bar Association

Randall S. Cavanaugh

Randall S. Cavanaugh became an associate of the firm in 1999. 
His area of practice involves Alaska workers’ compensation, personal injury and criminal defense of adult and juveniles in both State and Federal Court. He was Criminal defense attorney of the year in 2009. He also represented William Osborne. The case was regarding post-conviction DNA testing. Litigated the case at the state court and was part of the Innocence Project team that eventually went to the United States Supreme Court.
  • 1996 Seattle University
    English as a Second Language (certificate)
  • 1989-2016 Various Continuing Education Legal Classes
    State and Federal. Civil and Criminal topics.
  • 1985-1988 McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific (ABA approved)
    Juris Doctorate
  • 1980-1985 University of Alaska-Fairbanks
    B.A. Criminal Justice and History
Bar Memberships/ Associations:
Alaska Bar Association 
United States Supreme Court

Work Experience:
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Felonies and misdemeanors: controlled substances, homicides, sexual offenses
  • Criminal and CINA Appeals: 61 State Appeals and 5 Federal Appeals
  • Child in Need of Aid cases: including termination trials
  • Juvenile delinquency cases: including waiver trials
  • Appointed representation at Alaska Psychiatric Hospital
  • Family Law (divorces and adoptions) and some personal injury work
  • Extensive trial work in Anchorage and in the Bush

Legal support you can count on when you need it most
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