Louisiana W. Cutler - K&L Gates

Louisiana W. Cutler

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Louisiana (“Louann”) Cutler advises clients in Alaska on a variety of legal matters, including oil and gas issues; taxation; legislation and ordinance drafting; elections; administrative proceedings; constitutional law questions; contracts and other legal document drafting. In her 23 years of practice, she has obtained extensive complex litigation experience with an emphasis on environmental issues and oil and gas taxation and royalties. She has litigated such matters in Alaska trial and appellate courts, as well as administrative hearings and arbitrations. Most recently, she led a cross office team of litigators that secured a $255 million arbitration award for our client. Over the years, she has been successful in numerous hearings and appeals with claims totaling billions of dollars in oil and gas income, production, and property taxes at stake. She is recognized by Chambers USA as a 2013 “notable” Alaska litigator.

Yale UniversityBA Northeastern University School of LawJ.D.

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the District of Alaska

Office Location

420 L Street, Suite 400
Anchorage, AK 99501-1971
United States

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Land Use and Zoning Law (Municipal)
Litigation - Labor and Employment
Municipal Law