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- Criminal Law
- DUI & DWI
- Domestic Violence
- Free Consultation
- Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
- English: Spoken, Written
- Senior Partner
- Atkinson Law Office, PLLC
- - Current
- Associate Attorney
- McKenzie Law Offices, PLLC
- Here I learned all the ins and outs of running a successful criminal practice. Curtis McKenzie was the owner of the firm. I was brought on to handle all the criminal cases. Mr. McKenzie was a senator in the Idaho legislature, and needed an associate to handle his criminal case load.
- Limited License Legal Intern
- Gem County Prosecuting Attorney's Office
- My first experience practicing as a licensed attorney. Here I gained valuable insight into how prosecuting attorneys think. I gained a great deal of skills and knowledge and worked under some of the best and brightest prosecuting attorneys Idaho has to offer. I also learned something about myself, I am a defender, not a prosecutor.
- Legal Intern
- Ada County Public Defender's Office
- My introduction to the world of criminal defense. This is where I fell in love with the practice of defending the accused. I gained important skills and knowledge by working at the Ada County Public Defender's Office. I learned not only how to be a criminal defense attorney, but I became acquainted with the Judges, Prosecuting Attorneys, and other Defense Attorneys in Ada County.
- University of Idaho College of Law
- J.D. / Law
- Brigham Young University
- B.A. / Philosophy
- Brigham Young University-Idaho
- A.S. / Agronomy
- National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers # 78776
- - Current
- Idaho Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
- - Current
Websites & Blogs
- Atkinson Law Office Legal Blog
- The Victim Is Not Pressing Charges. Why Am I Still Being Charged?
10 March 2017
- Should I refuse to blow when arrested for DUI?
8 March 2017
- Can the police lie to you to get you to confess?
28 February 2017
- What to do if you are accused of a sex offense.
20 February 2017
- Unprocessed rape kits are not a problem in Idaho, despite what the media says.
11 November 2015
- In Idaho can a police officer make a traffic stop for any reason he wants?
5 November 2015
- How can the State charge me if there is no proof?
2 November 2015
- Ferguson, Grand Jury, and Indicting a Ham Sandwich
26 November 2014
- Famous last words: I am innocent, I do not need an attorney.
20 November 2014
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