Alan J. Coffel was born and raised in Salem, Oregon. He attended the University of Oregon, graduating in 1969 with a B.A. degree in Political Science. After graduating, he spent two years in the U.S. Army with the rank of 1st Lieutenant and had a tour of duty in Vietnam for one year. Upon returning, he attended law school at the University of Idaho, graduating in 1974. He was the Owyhee County Prosecutor for approximately five years and has since been in private practice in both Owyhee County and Canyon County. He is admitted to practice in both State and Federal courts in Idaho and is a member of the Idaho Criminal Defense Attorney Associations.
Alan J. Coffel specializes in the following legal areas:
Family Law, including but not limited to Divorce and Divorce Modifications, Adoptions and Terminations, Guardianships and Conservatorships, Wills and Estate Planning, Probates, Living Wills, Durable Power of Attorney;
Criminal Law, including but not limited to Felonies, Misdemeanors, Drug Possession, Trafficking, Domestic Violence, Sex Offenses, Aggravated Assault & Battery, Traffic Tickets, DUI and DWP.