Disputes and litigation inevitably cost your business time, money and resources. Disputes arise in every industry, in every phase of business. Whether you need to bring a civil lawsuit or are currently involved in a dispute, Barnum Howell is the best choice to safeguard your interests. It is vital to resolve disputes and litigation as efficiently as possible in accordance with your unique needs, whether such resolution means swift settlement or bet-the-company trial litigation.
The trial attorneys at Barnum Howell offer experienced representation to clients in all types of civil and commercial litigation and will protect your rights and interests throughout every phase of a dispute, from inception to resolution and enforcement. Having tried hundreds of cases, Barnum Howell has the experience, skill, and resources to achieve optimal results that allow your business to get out of the courtroom and back to business.
Barnum Howell has long-standing relationships with several insurance companies and can provide panel counsel services.
Unlike other small litigation firms, Barnum Howell has extensive appellate experience and expertise and can guide your appeal through the entirety of the appellate process. With Barnum Howell, there is no need for a costly re-set of your legal relationship for the appellate process.
Barnum Howell also offers one of the most extensive criminal and family practices in the Treasure Valley, and is equipped to handle all aspects of criminal defense. [link]
During an initial consultation we will meet with you to fully understand your business, circumstances, and individual needs and then evaluate your rights, best options, and potential courses of action. Barnum Howell bills on an hourly basis. Alternative and flat fee arrangements are available on a limited basis.
Our trial attorneys have the skill, expertise, and knowledge to handle a broad range of disputes, including:
- Business disputes and litigation
- Shareholder and partnership disputes
- Breach of contract claims
- Non-compete agreements
- Probate and will contests
- Real estate/ lease agreements and disputes
- Employment matters
- Unfair business competition
John M. HowellAttorney at Law
John M. HowellMr. Howell has called Idaho home for nearly 20 years. Mr. Howell obtained his bachelor’s degree from Saint John’s University in Minnesota. While at Saint John’s, Mr. Howell accumulated numerous academic honors while playing four years of varsity ice hockey. Mr. Howell moved west and obtained his law degree from the University of Idaho College of Law. View Attorney Profile
Randall S. BarnumAttorney at Law
Randall S. BarnumRandall S. Barnum, J.D., Attorney at Law is licensed to practice law in Idaho and is admitted to practice before the Courts of Idaho, the US District Court for the District of Idaho, and the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. His practice areas emphasize civil litigation, criminal and family law. View Attorney Profile
Matthew G. GunnAttorney at Law
Matthew G. GunnMr. Gunn, a native of Idaho Falls, graduated cum laude from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2005. While a student-athlete on the University of Arkansas cross-country and track and field teams, Mr. Gunn was a four-time All-Southeastern Conference Team selection and member of five NCAA Division I national championship teams. In 2005 Mr. Gunn was awarded the Walter Byers Scholarship as the top male student-athlete in the NCAA. In 2008 Mr. Gunn received his law degree from Columbia University School of Law in New York City. View Attorney Profile
Our Idaho Law Firm cares about you.
To Barnum Howell PLLC, caring does not mean painting an unrealistic picture of the potential outcome.
It does not mean schmoozing with you and making promises that we cannot stand behind.
To the attorneys at our law offices, caring is giving you straightforward information and an honest assessment of your case. It means we will set realistic expectations and then fight with every ounce of knowledge and effort to exceed those expectations.