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About Me

Michael Kessinger was born and raised in Orofino, Idaho. Orofino is a small town located in North Idaho. He began practicing law in 2003 in Lewiston, Idaho. Mr. Kessinger currently resides in Lewiston with his wife and children.


Languages Spoken: Italian

Practice Areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 50%
    13 years
  2. Personal Injury: 40%
    13 years
  3. Social Security: 10%
    13 years



Contingent (25-40%)

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Craig Marvin Young

    I endorse this lawyer's work.


    Craig Young Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Po Box 287
Lewiston, ID, 83501-0287


IDAuthorized to practice law200309/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Daniels Award in Philosophy of LawWabash College2000
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyGoicoechea Law Offices, LLP2008 - Present
AttorneyWhitehead, Amberson & Caldwell2003 - 2007
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Idaho Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2003 - 2009
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Gregory v. Schwab Screw Machines and Liberty Northwest Ins. Co.Awarded Medical Treatment and lost wages.
Gregory v. Schwab Screw Machines and Liberty Northwest Insurance CompanyAwarded Medical Treatment and lost wages.
Zollman v. JOPO, INC., dba Zip Trip and Idaho State Insurance FundAward of Total Permanent Disability
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Idaho College of LawLawJuris Doctor2002
Wabash CollegePolitical ScienceBachelor of Arts2000
North Idaho CollegeN/AAA1998