Michael Schmidt

Michael Schmidt

About Me 

AREAS OF EMPHASIS

  • Commercial and business litigation
  • Construction litigation
  • Easement and access disputes
  • Real estate transactions and litigation
  • Contract disputes
  • Collection and enforcement of judgments
  • Foreclosures
  • Municipal and administrative law
  • Creditor representation in bankruptcy

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

  • States of Idaho and Washington
  • U.S. District Court, Idaho

EDUCATION

  • Weber State University, B.A., with honors, Commercial German major, Business minor, 2000
  • University of Idaho School of Law, J.D., 2003
  • Attended University of San Francisco School of Law, Semester Abroad (Prague, Czech Republic)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Regular representation of numerous construction companies and homeowners in construction litigation
  • Selected as 2008 Mountain States Rising Star by Super Lawyers publication
  • Presenter at Kootenai County Bar continuing legal education seminar on construction law (Notice and Opportunity to Repair Act and Contractor Registration Act) 2006
  • Former Special Deputy Prosecutor for Kootenai County Prosecutor's Office
  • Governing Council, Idaho State Bar Real Property Section
  • Fluent in German
  • Member, Idaho Law Review
  • ITLA appellate brief competition finalist
  • Selected as 2012 Mountain States Rising Star by Super Lawyers publication