Also known as Charles Peterson, Chuck Peterson

Charles Franklin Peterson Jr

Charles Franklin Peterson Jr

Criminal Defense Attorney
Boise, ID




No Misconduct

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About Me

I am Boise, Idaho criminal defense lawyer and trial attorney Chuck Peterson, and for nearly thirty years I have been a practicing trial lawyer. I focus on providing the best defense possible to my clients facing criminal charges, and trying the best possible case for my clients in civil actions. In every case I try to bring a sense of reason to the situation, and search for the real story. Every...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($250-$300/hour)

Client Reviews

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Testimonal For Charles Franklin Peterson Jr.

Posted by: Janet over 3 years ago.

I would describe Charles as being very professional, ethical and personable. The most emotional case Charles represented for my husband and I was the...

True Professional

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 3 years ago.

After working with Chuck, although only a short time, it is easy to see why he is regarded as the best in the business.
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Showing 2 of 9 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Charles. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Charles Crawford Crafts
Charles Crafts

Boise, ID

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Chuck and I worked together on a murder case. State of Idaho v. Zachary Neagle. He is an amazing attorney and always gets excellent results for his...
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1985 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Idaho.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/16/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1981 – 1985

US Army JAG Corps


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Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College


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2013 Best Lawyer, Criminal Defense

Best Lawyers in America


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2000- present

Idaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Speaking Engagements

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2011 Using the iPad At Trial

at Western All-Star Conference