Paskvan Promoted to Partner
Dorsey & Whitney LLP is pleased to announce that Anchorage attorney Bonnie J. Paskvan has been promoted to partner, effective January 1, 2021.
Paskvan’s legal practice includes complex commercial, M&A, board governance, corporate compliance, regulatory, finance, and other transactional matters within a variety of industries, including telecom, banking and finance, transportation, and consumer services, among others. She has significant experience working with Alaska Native Corporations and currently serves as Co-chair of Dorsey’s firm-wide Indian & Alaska Native Law Practice Group.
Prior to joining Dorsey in 2018, Paskvan was general counsel for Anchorage-based Calista Corporation, an Alaska Native Corporation representing over 24,000 shareholders that serves as parent to over 35 subsidiaries engaged in a wide range of industries, including military defense contracting, construction, real estate, telecommunications, environmental and natural resource development, and oil field services.
Paskvan also previously served as the chief legal officer for The Alaska Wireless Network and as corporate counsel for General Communication, Inc., the largest telecommunications and technology company in Alaska. Paskvan earned her juris doctorate from Stanford Law School.
In This Issue
The Corporate 100
Alaska Business has been celebrating the corporations that have a significant impact on Alaska’s economy since 1993. At the time, the corporations weren’t ranked as the list didn’t have specific ranking criteria. Instead, the Alaska Business editorial team held long, detailed, and occasionally passionate discussions about which organizations around the state were providing jobs, owned or leased property, used local vendors, demonstrated a high level of community engagement, and in general enriched Alaska.