DARREL J. GARDNER, Attorney at Law

 

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Darrel J. Gardner

 

Darrel J. Gardner is the Criminal Justice Act Supervising Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington. He is currently Vice President of the Federal Bar Association for the Ninth Circuit, and he served as the 2017-2018 president of the Alaska Bar Association. He served as a Federal Public Defender in 2012-2020.

Darrel J. Gardner has more than 35 years of experience as an attorney. Since 1997 his primary practice has been the defense of serious, complex, or unusual felony and federal criminal cases, including charges for murder, kidnapping, assault, rape, conspiracy, narcotics trafficking, sex trafficking, Lacey Act and Marine Mammal Protection Act violations, child pornography, white-collar crimes, and computer crimes. Mr. Gardner has defended cases in Anchorage, Palmer, Kenai, Kodiak, Dillingham, St. Paul, Naknek, Seward, King Salmon, Sitka, Petersburg, Ketchikan, Nome, Kotzebue, Bethel, Fairbanks, and Juneau.

Darrel J. Gardner is admitted to practice before all courts in the State of Alaska and the Federal District Court for the District of Alaska. He is a founding director and past-president of the Alaska Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and  past-president of the Alaska Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. Mr. Gardner is AVVO rated 10/10; and he is Peer Review Rated “AV Preeminent, Judicial Edition”®, the highest possible rating for legal ability and ethical standards, by Martindale-Hubbell.® Mr. Gardner is a Life Fellow of both the American Bar Foundation and the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association.

NOTE: MR. GARDNER IS NO LONGER IN PRIVATE PRACTICE AND NOT ACCEPTING NEW CASES.

 

Darrel J. Gardner

CJA Supervisory Attorney

920 W. Riverside Ave., 8th Floor

Spokane, WA  99201

Call (509) 458-3423

Fax (907) 458-3420