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Leander L. James IV - Coeur d'Alene, ID

1626 Lincoln Way Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814- 2459

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Updated: 08/27/2021

Coeur d'Alene Personal Injury Lawyer

Our office remains open, and in response to COVID-19 we have expanded our options for remote consultations and virtual meetings. Please contact our office to discuss what meeting option best fits your situation. Call (208) 667-0683


Leander James is a founding shareholder of the firm. He has extensive experience in civil trial work, achieving large settlements and verdicts. He represents sexual abuse survivors, the catastrophically injured and business and property owners in serious disputes. Mr. James was a principal architect of the $166 million dollar Northwest Jesuit settlement and his cases have established appellate law. His practice is state, regional and national in scope...

About Leander L. James IV

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Auto Accidents
  • Dangerous Drugs
  • Dangerous Products
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Sexual Abuse


  • 80%


Bar Admissions

  • Idaho, 1993
  • Washington, 1994
  • U.S. District Court District of Idaho, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Washington, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Washington, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2011
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, 2012
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2011
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2012

Other Affiliations

  • Idaho Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA), 2006 - 2007 (President)
  • Idaho Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA), 2005 - 2006 (President Elect)
  • Idaho Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA), 2004 - 2005 (Treasurer)
  • Idaho Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA), 2003 - 2004 (Secretary)
  • Idaho Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA), 2000 - 2003 (Regional Director)
  • Idaho Trial Lawyers Association Foundation, Inc. (and Predecessor Organization), 2008 - Present
  • Idaho State Bar Professional Conduct Board, 2010 - Present
  • Lutherhaven Camp Board Member, 2009 - Present
  • Instructor, "Nurturing Fathers" parenting class, including court-oredered fathers, 2003 - 2008
  • ICARE Children's Advocacy Center, Board President, 2003 - 2008
  • ICARE Board Member, 2001 - 2003
  • Court-Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for children, 2000 - 2003


  • University of Idaho College of Law, Moscow, Idaho, 1993
    Juris Doctorate
  • University of Santa Clara, 1983
    B.A. in English

Past Positions

  • Howards & Owens, P.A., Associate and Partner, 1994 - 2001
  • Goicoechea Law Offices, Intern, Associate, Partner, 1992 - 1994

Classes and Seminars

  • Juror Psychology: The Litigator's Perspective, CLE Presentation, 2003

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Office Information


1626 Lincoln Way Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814- 2459


  • (208) 664-1684

Accepts Credit Cards


Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM



  • Employment Law Overview, North Idaho Business, 2006
  • Civil Rights and the Employer - Employee Relationship - Recent Developments, Idaho State Bar Association, 2005
  • Advocate, Arbitration from the Attorney's Perspective, Idaho State Bar Journal, 2004

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