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Contact Information

Anderson, Rebecca B.W.
Jones, Gledhill, Fuhrman & Gourley, P.A.
225 N. 9th Street, Post Office Box 1097
Boise, Idaho 83702
Phone: (208) 331-1170
Fax: (208) 331-1529

Recert Due: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Counties
Ada
Adams
Blaine
Boise
Camas
Canyon
Elmore
Gem
Jerome
Lincoln
Owyhee
Payette
Twin Falls
Valley
Washington

Judicial Districts
Third
Fourth
Fifth

Compensation & Expenses
$225 per hour, plus travel.

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
Idaho State Bar (Real Property, Environmental and Natural Resources sections); Oregon State Bar; California State Bar; Energy Bar Association; Idaho WInd Working Group

Education
University of Washington (B.A.); University of California, Davis, Law School (J.D.).

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
Northwest Institute for Dispute Resolution (Basic Civil Mediation); Northwest Institute for Dispute Resolution (Advancing Mediation practice)

Contact Information

Bayuk, Christopher W.
2655 E. Piccadilly Lane
Eagle, Idaho 83616
Phone: (619) 787-6620

Recert Due: Monday, December 31, 2018

Counties
Ada
Valley

Judicial Districts
Fourth

Compensation & Expenses
Depending on case value, $200 to $500 per hour.

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
Idhao State Bar; California State Bar

Education
Univ of CA at Davis (BS); Cal Western School of Law (JD)

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
Strauss Inst. for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University, "Mediating the Litigated Case" 2014

Contact Information

Bithell, Walter H.
Bithell Law, PLLC
199 N. Capitol Blvd
Boise, Idaho 83702
Phone: (208) 336-4440
Fax: (208) 343-8869

Recert Due: Monday, December 31, 2018

Counties
Ada
Adams
Bannock
Bear Lake
Benewah
Bingham
Blaine
Boise
Bonner
Bonneville
Boundary
Butte
Camas
Canyon
Caribou
Cassia
Clark
Clearwater
Custer
Elmore
Franklin
Fremont
Gem
Gooding
Idaho
Jefferson
Jerome
Kootenai
Latah
Lemhi
Lewis
Lincoln
Madison
Minidoka
Nez Perce
Oneida
Owyhee
Payette
Power
Shoshone
Teton
Twin Falls
Valley
Washington

Judicial Districts
First
Second
Third
Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Seventh

Compensation & Expenses
$300 per hour. No expenses unless out of town travel - $0.35 per mile or cost of airfare and lodging.

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
Idaho Trial Lawyers Association, Inns of Court, American Bar Association, U.S. District Court, U. S. Supreme Court, Federal Court Mediation Panel, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, U.S. Court of Appeals.

Education
University of Idaho (J.D. 1968); University of Idaho (B.S. 1965).

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
42 hours of training through Pepperdine University School of Law.

Contact Information

Boomer, Henry R.
Boomer Mediation
Post Office Box 5
McCall, Idaho 83658
Phone: (208) 271-6233

Recert Due: Sunday, December 31, 2017

Counties
Ada
Adams
Bannock
Bear Lake
Benewah
Bingham
Blaine
Boise
Bonner
Bonneville
Boundary
Butte
Camas
Canyon
Caribou
Cassia
Clark
Clearwater
Custer
Elmore
Franklin
Fremont
Gem
Gooding
Idaho
Jefferson
Jerome
Kootenai
Latah
Lemhi
Lewis
Lincoln
Madison
Minidoka
Nez Perce
Oneida
Owyhee
Payette
Power
Shoshone
Teton
Twin Falls
Valley
Washington

Judicial Districts
First
Second
Third
Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Seventh

Compensation & Expenses
$200 per hour, travel negotiable

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
Senior Judge, Idaho Judiciary #395; Idaho State Bar, practice limited to Alternative Dispute Resolution. iSB # 1809

Education
American Fallls High School (1968); University of Idaho, BA (1972); University of Idaho, College of Law, JD (1975)

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
(a) 40-hour Civil Mediation Course at Northwest Inst for Dispute Resolution; (b) Dual Role of Judicial Mediation at Northwest Ist for Dispute Resolution; (c) Criminal Mediation Under ICR 18.1; (d) Child Custody Mediation, 20 hrs at Conflict Resolution Assoc and Idaho Mediation Assn; (e) numerous judicial and pro bono mediations.

Contact Information

Briseno, Janet A.
Briseno Law Offices, PC
618 N. 4th Street
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814
Phone: (208) 665-7080
Fax: (208) 665-7667

Recert Due: Saturday, December 31, 2016

Counties
Benewah
Bonner
Boundary
Kootenai
Latah

Judicial Districts
First
Second

Compensation & Expenses
$125/hour and reduced rate for low income families

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
Idaho State Bar

Education
University of Idaho (JD)

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
Basic training at NW Institute of Dispute Resolution. Also attended numerous seminars approved for mediators.

Contact Information

Broadbent, Rebecca A.
Broadbent Law Offices
10400 Overland Road, Box 283
Boise, Idaho 83709
Phone: (208) 867-5614
Fax: (208) 376-6105

Recert Due: Saturday, December 31, 2016

Counties
Ada
Canyon
Elmore
Fremont
Gem
Payette

Judicial Districts
Third
Fourth

Compensation & Expenses
$175/hour. Expenses included in hourly rate unless travel and lodging are necessitated.

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
ISB Litigation Section, ITLA

Education
Boise State Univ (BA), political science with inter'l relations emphasis; J. Reuben Clark School of Law (JD)

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
Representation of clients (plaintiffs and defendants) in numerous mediations from 1993 to present, civil mediation training with Marie Meyer and VIctoria Hawley (IMA); Advancedd Mediator Training sponsored by Federal Bar Assn (2012)

Contact Information

Burgoyne, Grant T.
Attorney Mediator
2203 Mountain View Drive
Boise, Idaho 83706
Phone: (208) 859-8828

Recert Due: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Counties
Ada
Adams
Bannock
Bear Lake
Benewah
Bingham
Blaine
Boise
Bonner
Bonneville
Boundary
Butte
Camas
Canyon
Caribou
Cassia
Clark
Clearwater
Custer
Elmore
Franklin
Fremont
Gem
Gooding
Idaho
Jefferson
Jerome
Kootenai
Latah
Lemhi
Lewis
Lincoln
Madison
Minidoka
Nez Perce
Oneida
Owyhee
Payette
Power
Shoshone
Teton
Twin Falls
Valley
Washington

Judicial Districts
First
Second
Third
Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Seventh

Compensation & Expenses
$200 per hour. No expenses except for travel of more than 60 miles one way.

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
Idaho State Bar (Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, Employment and Labor Law Section, past chair); U.S. District Court for Idaho; U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit; Federal Bar Assn; Idaho Trial Lawyers Assn.

Education
J.D. - University of Kansas, School of Law; B.A. - University of Idaho

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
Certified Professional Mediator, Northwest Institute for Dispute Resolution, University of Idaho College of Law. Conducting mediations since February 2015.

Contact Information

Buxton, Susan E.
Moore Smith Buxton & Turke
950 W. Bannock Street, Suite 520
Boise, Idaho 83702
Phone: (208) 334-2246
Fax: (208) 336-1202

Recert Due: Sunday, December 31, 2017

Counties
Ada
Adams
Bannock
Bear Lake
Benewah
Bingham
Blaine
Boise
Bonner
Bonneville
Boundary
Butte
Camas
Canyon
Caribou
Cassia
Clark
Clearwater
Custer
Elmore
Franklin
Fremont
Gem
Gooding
Idaho
Jefferson
Jerome
Kootenai
Latah
Lemhi
Lewis
Lincoln
Madison
Minidoka
Nez Perce
Oneida
Owyhee
Payette
Power
Shoshone
Teton
Twin Falls
Valley
Washington

Judicial Districts
First
Second
Third
Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Seventh

Compensation & Expenses
$150 per hour. Expenses included in hourly rate except cases where travel/lodging and related expenses are necessary.

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
Idaho State Bar; Oregon State Bar; U.S. District Courts (Idaho and Oregon); U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit; Nat'l Assn of Bond Lawyers; Idaho Council on Industry and Environment; Past President, Alumni Board, Whitman College; Volunteer, Boise Public Schools; Idaho Dept of Parks & Recreation Board Member; American Bar Assn; Inns of Court; Idaho Planning Assn; Federal Court of Claims; Idaho Municipal Attorneys Assn; Board of Overseers, Whitman College; W Club Board, Whitman College; Pro Bono Counsel to Syringa Girls State; American Legion Auxiliary, Idaho

Education
Whitman College (BA); University of Idaho (JD)

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
Northwest Institute for Dispute Resolution, Advanced Civil Mediation Training, University fo Idaho; Advanced Mediator Training, Federal Bar Assn, Idaho Chapter; 23 yrs of settlement negotiations. I have participated in over 70 formal mediation sessions and over 250 informal settlements as a private attorney and public/city attorney for cities, water companies and special taxing districts in Idaho.

Contact Information

Clark, Merlyn W.
Hawley Troxell Ennis & Hawley LLP
Post Office Box 1617
Boise, Idaho 83701
Phone: (208) 388-4836
Fax: (208) 954-5210

Recert Due: Friday, December 31, 2021

Counties
Ada
Adams
Bannock
Bear Lake
Benewah
Bingham
Blaine
Boise
Bonner
Bonneville
Boundary
Butte
Camas
Canyon
Caribou
Cassia
Clark
Clearwater
Custer
Elmore
Franklin
Fremont
Gem
Gooding
Idaho
Jefferson
Jerome
Kootenai
Latah
Lemhi
Lewis
Lincoln
Madison
Minidoka
Nez Perce
Oneida
Owyhee
Payette
Power
Shoshone
Teton
Twin Falls
Valley
Washington

Judicial Districts
First
Second
Third
Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Seventh

Compensation & Expenses
$275 per hour plus expenses, including time spent reviewing documents and preparation for session and travel.

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
Idaho State Bar; U.S. District Court, 9th Cir; U.S. Cer of Federal Claims; U.S. Sup.Ct; CPM of IMA; USAMI Inns; ABA, ACTL; AAA; ABF; ILF; IDAC; DRBF; ACCTM and NADN.

Education
Univ of Idaho (JD)

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
Since 1996 has conducted over 700 two-party and multi-party mediations and served as arbitrator in more than 50 cases involving insurance coverage, personal injury, wrongful death, property damage, product liability, premises liability, real estate, professional liability, securities fraud, commercial contracts, constitutional law, environmental natural resources, eminent domain, municipal law and public educational law. Special Attorney General on select matters for the Idaho Dept. of Corrections, Water Resources, Health & Welfare and Dept of Admin. Taught and attended more than 325 hours of ADR training. AAA Employment Arbitrator II Training, San Francisco (9/02); attended AAA Mediator Retreat, Denver (3/02); AAA Employment Arbitrator Training, New York (2/99); AAA Commercial Arbitrator Training, Salt Lake City (2/99); taught negotiation skills and mediation advocacy skills at Univ of Idaho; Straus Inst for Dispute Resolution; Pepperdine University School of Law. Also taught effective arbitration advocacy at NW Institute for Dispute Resolution at Univ of Idaho College of Law.

Contact Information

Cleary, Brian J.
The Cleary Law Group, P.C.
101 W. Prairie Center, Suite 362
Hayden, Idaho 83835
Phone: (208) 762-1081
Fax: (866) 361-5496

Recert Due: Saturday, December 31, 2016

Counties
Benewah
Boise
Boundary
Nez Perce
Shoshone

Judicial Districts
First
Second
Fourth

Compensation & Expenses
$300/hour, expenses include all travel-related expenses.

Professional Affiliations* (*See legend below)
Idaho State Bar; Washington State Bar; Utah State Bar; U.S. Sup.Ct; 9th Circuit U.S.D.C., Idaho and Utah.

Education
Pace University (BA); Villanova (JD)

Legal Training and Experience

Mediation Training and Experience
Over 40 hrs mediation training; speaker at IMA's Beyond Basics Advanced Mediation Skills; lead counsel in multi-government mediations regarding natural resources in Coeur d'Alene basin, co-counsel re hydropower re-licensing, lead counsel for AAA re private association membership rights.

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