Charles Franklin Peterson Jr

Also known as Charles Peterson, Chuck Peterson

Charles Franklin Peterson Jr

Criminal Defense Attorney

Boise, ID





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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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Practice Areas

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 2 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 2 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 8 peer endorsements

Charles Crawford Crafts
Charles Crafts

Boise, ID

9 months 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...
Nikki Rachelle Smith
Nikki Smith

Nampa, ID

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Charles is a talented and well respected criminal defense attorney who I would highly recommend to anyone looking for a lawyer.
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1985 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Idaho.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/02/2014
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