Success Stories


With over 20 years of experience as a criminal defense and personal injury lawyer in Alaska, Eric Derleth has dealt with his fair share of tough cases. Here are a few examples of those cases.

These descriptions are intended only to provide information about Eric Derleth's activities and experience. The results in each case depend on a number of factors unique to each matter. Prior results should not be understood as a guarantee or assurance of future success in any matter.

  • Success in Personal Injury Cases

    $750,000 Settlement – Wrongful death of an inmate due to medical negligence: $325,000 Settlement –  Wrongful death in a car wreck resulting in the death of an elderly woman $275,000 Settlement – Wrongful death of a child $4,500,000 Jury Verdict – Unlawful termination $1,000,000 Settlement –... Read On

  • Success in Criminal Defense

    Not Guilty – First-degree murder Not Guilty – Second-degree murder Case Dismissed – Second-degree murder Case Dismissed – Felony tax evasion and perjury charges Not Guilty – Felony gun assault Not Guilty – Felony conspiracy to commit arson Case Dismissed – Felony sex offense Not Guilty –... Read On


With Alaska in his blood, for 25 years, the "Trial Guy," Eric Derleth has helped the people in Anchorage, Kenai, and Palmer / Wasilla areas as a personal injury and criminal lawyer. Born and raised in Soldotna, Eric truly understands Alaska’s laws, the people, and the true nature of Alaska. The Trial Guy was raised in a log cabin in Alaska with a belief in America, and a belief in strong individual liberty guaranteed by our Constitution and was raised to fight for the rights of all of Alaska. Eric has expanded his criminal defense and auto accident injury lawyers practice near you, with offices in Anchorage and Soldotna. LEARN MORE ABOUT ERIC