Michael B. Baylous

Shareholder | Anchorage | 907.264.3303 |

Areas of Practice

Mike Baylous is a Chambers USA recognized litigator with a diverse practice involving numerous areas of law, including construction, employment, ERISA, insurance coverage, Alaska Native Corporation contracting, maritime, commercial real estate, trade secret, mortgage servicing, product liability and personal injury. Mike has extensive experience litigating claims by both businesses and consumers, stemming from a wide variety of factual situations, for violation of Alaska’s expansive Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act.

Professional Experience

  • Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Mark Rindner
  • Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Larry R. Weeks
  • Whitestone Logging, Inc., Supervisor

Admitted to Practice

  • Alaska


  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law (J.D., 2006)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (B.S., 2002)

Practice Group and Specialty Team Memberships

  • Electronic Discovery, Technology and Strategy
  • Insurance
  • Litigation
  • London Insurance
  • Premises Liability
  • Transportation Client Team


  • “Delivery Robots Rolling Into Regulatory Thicket,” Bloomberg BNA, Quoted (June 19, 2017)
  • “Autonomous Delivery Robots — The Latest Method for Transporting Small Goods in Urban Areas,” Lane Powell Legal Update (June 7, 2017)
  • ABA 50-State Survey (Alaska): Misrepresentation in Life, Health, and Disability Insurance Application Process
  • ABA 50-State Survey (Alaska): Plaintiff ’s Medical Care and Treatment — Discovery and Evidentiary Issues

Speaking Engagements

  • “Weed at Work: Will Your Drug-free Workplace Policy Go Up in Smoke?,” Lane Powell’s Anchorage Labor and Employment Seminar, Co-presenter (April 2, 2015)

Awards and Honors

  • Recommended by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Litigation: General Commercial (2016-2017)
  • Named Alaska Legal Services Corporation’s June “Volunteer of the Month” (2014)

Professional and Community Activities

  • Member, Federal Bar Association
  • Member, Alaska Bar Association
  • Board Member, Anchorage West Little League
  • Attorney of the Day Volunteer, Alaska Legal Services Corporation

Michael B. Baylous

Shareholder | Anchorage | 907.264.3303 |