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Welcome to the home page for the Second Judicial District, State of Idaho. The Second Judicial District includes the counties of Clearwater, Latah, Lewis, Idaho and Nez Perce located in North Central Idaho.

The Administrative Judge of the Second District is the District Judge Jeff Brudie, whose chambers are located in the Nez Perce County Courthouse in Lewiston, Idaho.

For additional contact information, please follow the "Court Contact Info" link to the left.  

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5th District Judge Applicant Qualifications

You are requested to complete the qualification questionnaire regarding the candidates for District Judge in the Fifth Judicial District, Twin Falls County.  We encourage lawyers with knowledge of these candidates’ qualifications to complete the questionnaire to provide their evaluations and comments.

Idaho Rule of Professional Conduct 8.2(a) prohibits a lawyer from making a statement “that the lawyer knows to be false or with reckless disregard as to its truth or falsity concerning the qualifications or integrity of a judge … or of a candidate for election or appointment to judicial or legal office.”

Please note that the Idaho Judicial Council engages in the analysis of broad trends as shown by the surveys, without particular emphasis on any one criteria or response, while ensuring the anonymity of the lawyers’ responses.

The candidates are not provided the comments from this survey.

From time to time, a member of the Judicial Council will follow up on comments in the candidate interview.  If a comment is so specific that it might reveal the identity of the responding lawyer, it is edited to a more general statement to ensure anonymity.

To complete the questionnaire, please go to the following link:

https://idcourts.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3PKrtbu9vlubv3T

Deadline to respond:  October 25, 2017 by 5:00 p.m., MDT

List of Candidates Follows:

SAMUEL S. BEUS, is a Twin Falls County Senior Deputy Public Defender, Twin Falls, Idaho

CAMPBELL, CALVIN H., is a Magistrate Judge of the Fifth Judicial District, Twin Falls, Idaho

CLUFF, BENJAMIN J., is a Lawyer in private practice in Twin Falls, Idaho

DePEW, STACEY, is a Lawyer in private practice in Jerome, Idaho

EMORY, ROSEMARY A., is the Chief Civil Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for Twin Falls County, Twin Falls, Idaho

JACOBSON, LANE, is a Lawyer in private practice in Twin Falls, Idaho

KERSHAW, THOMAS D, Jr., is a Magistrate Judge of the Fifth Judicial District, Twin Falls, Idaho

SHULL, LUVERNE E., is a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for Jerome County, Jerome, Idaho

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Magistrate Judge Applicant Qualifications

You are requested to complete the qualification questionnaire regarding the candidates for Magistrate Judge in the Fourth Judicial District, Ada County.  We encourage lawyers with knowledge of these candidates’ qualifications to complete the questionnaire to provide their evaluations and comments.

Idaho Rule of Professional Conduct 8.2(a) prohibits a lawyer from making a statement “that the lawyer knows to be false or with reckless disregard as to its truth or falsity concerning the qualifications or integrity of a judge … or of a candidate for election or appointment to judicial or legal office.”

Please note that the Magistrates Commission engages in the analysis of broad trends as shown by the surveys, without particular emphasis on any one criteria or response, while ensuring the anonymity of the lawyers’ responses.

The candidates are not provided the comments from this survey.

From time to time, a member of the Magistrates Commission will follow up on comments in the candidate interview.  If a comment is so specific that it might reveal the identity of the responding lawyer, it is edited to a more general statement to ensure anonymity.

To complete the questionnaire, please go to the following link:

https://idcourts.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_4HPweb2tM48BZCl

Deadline to respond:  October 20, 2017 by 5:00 p.m., MDT

List of Candidates Follows:

 ADAMS, Stephen Lee is an Associate Attorney, Gjording Fouser PLLC, Boise, ID

ALLRED, Elizabeth Ann is a Deputy State Appellate PD, State Appellate Public Defender, Boise, ID

ARNOLD, Rebecca Williams is General Counsel, W.H. Moore Company, Boise, ID

BAILEY, Ransom Jonah is a Trial Attorney, Ada County Public Defender’s Office, Boise, ID

CRECELIUS, Marc Ryan is a Lead Deputy Attorney General, Office of the Idaho Attorney General, Boise ID

COURTNEY, Andrea L. is Assistant Section Chief, Deputy AG, Office of the Idaho Attorney General, Boise, ID

DEAN, Michael David is Senior Criminal Division Manager, Prosecutor, Boise City Attorney’s Office, Boise, ID

DINGELDEIN, Adam David is a Deputy City Attorney, Boise City Attorney’s Office, Boise, ID

DOWDY, James Scott is an Attorney at Law, Dowdy Law Office, Kuna, ID

DOWELL, Ryan Kenneth is a Deputy Public Defender, Canyon County, Meridian ID

FILICETTI, Joseph Ryan is an Attorney at Law, J. Filicetti Law Office PA, Boise, ID

HAMILTON, Rachel M. is a Deputy Public Defender (Elmore County), Ratliff Law Office, Boise, ID

HARMER, Benjamin David is a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Ada County Prosecutor’s Office, Caldwell, ID

HERRETT, Megan Lee is a Deputy Public Defender, Ada County Public Defender’s Office, Boise, ID

HUNT, David Mitchell is a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Ada County Prosecutor’s Office, Meridian, ID

JACQUES, Michael Shawn is an Attorney at Law, Jacques Law Office PC, Star, ID

JONES, Teri K. is a Deputy Public Defender, Ada County Public Defender’s Office, Boise, ID
KEIM, Michael “Scott”  is Lead Deputy Attorney General, Office of the Idaho Attorney General, Meridian, ID

KILMINSTER-HADLEY, Shasta is Board Counsel, Idaho Board of Medicine, Boise, ID

MCDEVITT, Annie O’Brien is an Attorney at Law, Annie O. McDevitt Law Office LLC, Boise, ID

ORTON, Dylan Jack is a Deputy Public Defender, Ada County Public Defender’s Office, Meridian, ID

PATTERSON, George C. is an Attorney at Law, Patterson Law Office, Boise, ID

ROGERS, Kevin Mack is a Deputy Public Defender, Ada County Public Defender’s Office, Boise, ID

RUTHERFORD, R. Stephen is Police Project Coordinator, Boise Police Department, Meridian, ID

SPENCER, Russell Jay is a Deputy Attorney General, Office of the Idaho Attorney General, Boise, ID

STARR, Christine Victoria is a Deputy City Attorney, Public Safety Senior Manager, Boise City Attorney’s Office, Boise, ID

STEWART, David Alan is a Deputy Public Defender, Ada County Public Defender’s Office, Boise, ID

VOGT, Conchita Maria is an Attorney, Deputy Prosecutor, Boise City Attorney’s Office, Eagle, ID

WHITE, Jeffrey Scott is a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Ada County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Meridian, ID

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REQUIRED CONSERVATORSHIP/GUARDIANSHIP CLASSES:

Mandatory Conservatorship/Guardianship Class

Mandatory Forms for Conservator/Guardianship Cases

FOCUS ON CHILDREN CLASSES  (FOC):

Please choose "Family Court Services" from the listing on the left to get information on class dates, times, and registration information.

NEZ PERCE COUNTY DISTRICT COURT:

Nez Perce County Weekly Judge's Rotation - 2017

State of Idaho - Data Repository - ISTARS

State of Idaho - Data Repository - iPortal (Ada and Twin Falls County) 

For further information, please contact:

Roland Gammill
Trial Court Administrator
P.O. Box 896
Lewiston, ID 83501
Telephone (208) 799-3077
Fax (208) 746-7987 or (888) 789-3193
E-mail Trial Court Administrator